We appreciate your interest in volunteering at The Haven. Below you will find a description of volunteer duties, how to dress, requirements and contact information. We look forward to working with you.
The Haven is located at: 245 Alexander Street Fayetteville, NC 28301
Volunteer hours are every day from 11:45am – 12:45pm
- Attend Volunteer Orientation and Safe from Harm Training.
- Attend Shelter Kitchen Orientation with Kitchen Manager.
- Performs all kitchen work in accordance with health regulations as it relates to food preparation, food serving and storage.
- Assists in preparing meals, beverages and snacks; washes and chops fruits and vegetables; mixes beverages and arranges snacks.
- Assists in serving meals ensuring appropriate proportions are provided.
- Washes, dries, and stores pots, pans, plates, glasses, cups, bowls, and utensils.
- Cleans tables, chairs, and condiment holders.
- Sweeps, mops kitchen and dining room floors.
- Stocks foods, beverages, and supplies in an orderly and safe manner.
- Change and Empty trash cans.
- Serve guests in a pleasant, efficient, courteous and professional manner.
- Dress neat and clean and in proper attire. Wear hair nets, aprons and gloves when handling food.
- Volunteers working in the kitchen will be required to wear closed‐toe & low heel shoes.
- Assists with some programming and activity events when available.
- Should be able to do some light lifting/unloading/moving of food supplies.
- Use basic kitchen equipment safely; operate basic electrical and mechanical equipment under the direction of the Kitchen Staff.
- Sign in and out utilizing the appropriate forms for accountability.
- Age: 18 and older permitted by themselves; under 18 must be with a responsible adult such as a parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle, or teacher.
- Criminal background check: Required
- Volunteer application: Required
- Safe From Harm Training: Required
- All applications MUST be picked up at Administrative office at 220 E. Russell Street to fill out the appropriate paperwork.
How To Dress:
- Wear comfortable, closed-toe shoes with a good grip as you will be walking on slick kitchen floors
- Refrain from wearing shirts with controversial messages or images.
- Suggested jewelry restrictions: limit earrings to small studs; limit rings to wedding bands; limit necklaces to small chains with small or no pendants; bracelets are not recommended.
- Things to keep in mind: You will be required to put on gloves, an apron, and a hairnet (all provided for you by The Salvation Army), so plan your apparel accordingly.
|Lakia Joseph, Kitchen Manager (910) 483-8119 x229 |
Michelle Shields, Corps Assistant firstname.lastname@example.org