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Cafe Volunteer

Advocate with client

Volunteering opportunities have become available at our café at the Northern Centre for Cancer, Carlisle.

Reporting to: Cafe Team Leader

Contract: Voluntary Position

Salary: Expenses will be provided

Location: The People First Cafe.

Northern Centre for Cancer Care, Carlisle.

Who we are

People First Independent Advocacy is a registered charity and company limited by guarantee, providing a wide range of support and information services across the North of England, aimed at helping people to live informed, respected, healthy and fulfilled lives. We have been delivering services for 30 years and have a deep understanding of our communities and the unique challenges they bring. We also deliver People First Services, a registered charity, the object of which is the relief of people with a learning difficulty primarily through the running of the People First Conference Centre. Our Head office is based in Carlisle, supported by offices in Barrow and Leyland.

The Department

The Café at the Northern Centre for Cancer Carlisle is the beating heart of the building where staff and patients alike find rest bite and hope from their treatment and days' work.

We serve Fair Trade tea and coffee sourced from local suppliers and homemade cakes, bakes and delicious sandwiches and salads...all using our excellent Cumbrian produce.

You will be part of our café community who support each other to deliver quality service in a caring environment.

The Role

We take pride in in personal and caring service to both patients, visitors and staff alike.

By serving food and drink you will enable people to have a moment to sit, relax and enjoy a moment by themselves, with colleagues and with friends.

Your Team Leader will offer full training and your colleagues will be there to support you on your journey with us.