Volunteer Life Cafe Assistant

At Open Age we are looking for friendly, enthusiastic and reliable individuals to help run our Life Café in The Second Half Centre.
You will be:
-Setting up the Café in the morning in an attractive way. Tidying the Café at the end of the day ensuring that everything is put away correctly and switched off.
-Providing a friendly welcome to users of the Café and assisting members in any inquiries they may have about our activities.
- Serving refreshments and cakes to members relaxing in the Café space and those on a break from classes.
- Keeping the Café in a tidy and hygienic manner by adhering to food, hygiene and safety regulations.
- Informing the Centre Manager or Facilitator when stock needs replenishing.
- Cash handling – Taking payment from members, counting the day’s takings and ensuring the float is correct

About Open Age

Open Age creates chances for Londoners over 50 to work, learn, take part, and stay healthy in body & mind. We are an innovative, charitable, user led organisation built on the desire of older people to contribute to their own and others well-being. The aim is to promote the education, recreation, health and social welfare of people aged 50+ to improve their quality of life through a variety of low cost activities. These include a wide variety of physical exercise classes, computer classes, creative and performing arts, arts and craft groups, singing and music appreciation, language groups and a host of other activities to suit our user group.With over 380 courses to choose from, you can fill your diary with a variety of activities, exercises and new skills. Take your pick and get ready to meet friends, old and new.

Times you can volunteer

Thursday: Mornings