Volunteer: Cooking Support

We are looking for volunteers with a passion for food – cooking and eating! This opportunity is part of our Nurture and Nourish programme, which focuses on healthy-eating, sustainability and the power of food to bring communities together! We are looking for healthy cooking programme support.

You will assist with the delivery of our healthy cooking sessions, by providing help and assistance to the person running the session and those in attendance.

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More about the role

Can 14- to 17-year-olds volunteer?


What skills, experience or certifications are required?

You do not need any skills or experience to participate in this opportunity – just a passion for food and healthy-eating, and a willingness to be guided and learn from the cooking leader.

What induction and training will be provided?

What induction and training will be provided?

What skills will volunteers develop?

-Cooking skills and healthy-eating awareness – Learn about diet and nutrition, and learn some new recipes too
-Team-working skills – You will work with other volunteers and programme staff to help make our sessions a success
– Making new friends – Cooking and food bring people together, fostering a sense of community and providing opportunities for social interaction and relationship-building among neighbours
-Be eligible for a reference