Café Assistant – Pomegranate

Pomegranate Café is a Social Enterprise Café – a project of The Good Shepherd based at Queen’s Building in Wolverhampton City Centre.

Open to the public, Pomegranate is a vibrant café, offering good quality coffee, cakes and lunch time specials. The café will also be used to raise awareness, engage the community and provide a space for community related events.

As the project progresses, Pomegranate will directly employ people with lived experience of
homelessness, mental health or financial exclusion, offering opportunities for training and
skills development to move towards further employment.

We are looking for casual Café Assistants to support this new venture during our opening times of Tuesday – Friday 8am – 2.30pm.

Please send a CV and covering letter to [email protected] or by post to: Good Shepherd, 65 Waterloo Road, Wolverhampton, WV1 4QU.

Click here to view the Job Description and Person Specification.

Volunteer With Us

If you are interested in volunteering your time at the Good Shepherd, then please download and send us your completed Volunteer application form. This can be emailed to [email protected] or posted to 65 Waterloo Road, Wolverhampton. WV1 4QU.

Please be aware, there may be a waiting list before a volunteering placement becomes available.

Volunteer Placements

Food service

Support the running of the kitchen, dining room and daily food services.

Drivers and Driver’s Mate

We collect food and goods from various partner agencies across Wolverhampton which we then distribute to people in need. We require Volunteer Drivers and Drivers Mates to help with collections 1-2 days per week. We provide the van and equipment. Drivers must hold a full clean UK driving license.

Storeroom and Food Distribution

This role supports the safe storage and distribution of the food we collect and distribute. We need volunteers to help with sorting, storing and distributing food parcels to families and individuals.

Specialist roles

Do you have a specific skill like counselling or interpreting? Please give us a ring on (01902) 399955 or email [email protected] to see how you could get involved.

Companies and Organisations

We offer corporate volunteering days for groups of up to 4 people at a time. We can provide a wide range of activities and tasks that your volunteers can get involved in from one off projects to helping us deliver our daily services.

Can you offer us your expertise for free to help us improve as a charity? Or can you offer voluntary or employment opportunities for our service users? If so, please get in touch!

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