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Milling Team Volunteer

Be part of a team that makes Castleford Stoneground Flour using the original millstones
Flexible hours Flexible Castleford Central and Glasshoughton view map

Milling flour has been taking place at Queen’s Mill, Castleford for centuries and was recently reinstated at the site by volunteers at Castleford Heritage Trust. Follow in this historic tradition by being part of a team that makes Castleford Stoneground Flour using the original millstones. Bag and label the flour ready for retail. Make sales of flour, visit local businesses and attend outdoor events such as the Great Yorkshire Show and Countryside Live.

Benefits of this role:

·       Learn how to Mill flour

·       Develop skills and knowledge in Food Handling

·       Attend events and fairs

·       Increase skills in Selling

·       Share your knowledge and experience with others

·       Be part of a social team

·       Make a difference in your community

Expenses

Please enquire
Deadline: Wed 1st January, 2025

Categories

DIY and practical skills, Men, Older people, Women, Young people

Suitable for

People new to volunteering, People seeking work, People volunteering together, People who are older, People who are shy, People who like being outdoors, People working on their wellbeing

Accessibility

Accessible toilet(s), Autism friendly, Wheelchair accessible

Minimum age

18

Skills gained

Catering, Listening, Maths/Numeracy, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork

Skills needed

Catering, Listening, Maths/Numeracy, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork

Castleford Heritage Trust - Queen's Mill

Charity based at Queen's Mill Castleford, bringing the community together with regular events, workshops, exhibitions. Raising funds to help with the regeneration of the town and restoring items of historical significance. Developing Queen's Mill into a community facility.
01977 556741
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