Food Pantry Assistant

Are you compassionate, approachable & want to support your local community? If so, we need YOU!
Flexible hours Flexible

What will I be doing?

  • Keeping track of stock 
  • Unloading food deliveries 
  • Supporting clients to use the Food Pantry 
  • Making up emergency food parcels 
  • Basic administration tasks, ensuring client details are kept confidential 
  • Signposting clients to other services 

What’s the time commitment?

A minimum of 3 hours weekly/fortnightly on a Tuesday (11-4.30), Wednesday (9-3) or Thursday (11-4.30)

What do you need from me? 

  • The ability to ensure confidentiality 
  • Compassionate and able to treat those in need with dignity and respect 
  • Passionate about helping people in the local community 
  • Flexible, reliable & trustworthy 
  • Able to follow our Safeguarding policies (full training will be provided)
  • Willing to work alongside other volunteers and staff to ensure the smooth running of the Food Pantry 

What can St George’s do for me?

  • The opportunity to play a vital role in your local community 
  • The chance to meet new people from different backgrounds, make friends and have fun 
  • A supportive environment where you can develop your existing skills as well as gain new skills, with a dedicated Volunteer Co-ordinator providing regular one-to-one supervisions
  • Training opportunities


For more information about expenses, please contact St George’s


Vulnerable people, Health & Disability, Men, Women

Suitable for

People new to volunteering, People seeking work, People who are older, People who are shy, People volunteering together, People working on their wellbeing, People with limited mobility


Accessible toilet(s), Autism friendly, Wheelchair accessible

Minimum age


Skills gained

Listening, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork

Skills needed

Listening, Maths/Numeracy, Organising, Reading & writing, Talking to others, Teamwork



St George's Lupset

Broadway, Lupset, Wakefield WF2 8AA, UK
St George’s Community Centre provides happy, welcoming spaces where local people can feel part of something.
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