Volunteer - Kitchen Assistant/Worker

Cairns Meals on Wheels Inc

  • Location: Parramatta Park QLD
  • Category Seniors & Aged Care

Suitable for

  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Work Experience


Regular - more than 6 months

Time Required

Monday - Friday , 6 am to 2 pm and negotiable


On site training


  • Covid-19 vaccination
  • National Police Certificate *

Head chef will contact the volunteer and arrange an interview and pre-tour of kitchen.

1. Times required - shift are 5 hours/day times negotiable 6am-2pm.
2. Preferred volunteer- all volunteers accepted, especially volunteers required to do 15 hrs/week to meet MO
3. All volunteers must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Please check if volunteer has any allergies or sensitivities for preparing vegetables and foods

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

We need volunteers who are flexible and team players to assist in the kitchen with vegetable preparation, food pack assembly, dessert assembly and some light cleaning.

Skills required
Some kitchen skills would be helpful if possible, team worker, flexibility

Character required
Good worker, punctual, flexibility, friendly, common sense for kitchen work

Skills gained
Food assembly in bulk commercial kitchen

Duties may include vegetable preparation, making salads, meal assembly, learning mincing and pureeing, making hot soups, wiping benches.

Express interest

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