Opportunity Details


Organisation: General     Date Posted: 12/01/2022

Opportunity: : Tea Bar Volunteer

Opportunity Code: VH104-10137

Closing Date to Apply: -

There is a canteen based in the Visitor Centre outside of the prison serving refreshments to families arriving at the prison. There is also a tea bar in the prison visits room. In providing refreshments volunteers help to create a social and relaxed atmosphere for the family and prisoner during the visit, which contributes to the quality of the visits. This is a special time for the families to be able to see each other and chat over a cup of tea. This role is so much more than providing the refreshments, it is crucial to ensure the relationship is maintained between the family and prisoner whilst the sentence is being served.

Main tasks will include:

•Provide a warm welcome to all visitors to the tea bar
Treat all visitors with respect and show courtesy at all times

•Serve refreshments to visitors

•Ensure all cash is accounted for at the end of your shift and banked as per your local instructions

•Maintain a high level of cleanliness in all work areas

•Leave the tea bar clean and tidy for the following team

•Ensure stock levels are replenished at end of shift

Time needed from Volunteer:
Ideally we need volunteers who can do a session (approx 4 hours) weekly or fortnightly

Skills Experience & Qualifications:
Skills required:

•Well organised
•Punctual and Reliable
•Basic numeracy and literacy skills

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