Become a volunteer at the Elton Community Centre
Elton Community Centreis a registered charity (number 520048).
Its Governing document requires it to provide and maintain a
Community Centre for the use of the inhabitants or the parish of Elton
without distinction of political, religious or other opinions, including
use for meetings, lectures and classes and for other forms of
recreation and leisure time occupation, with the object of improving
the conditions of life for the said inhabitants.
Elton Community Centre aim is to:
To put itself back at the heart of the village, offering services and
support to all residents of the community of Elton and operate for their benefit.
To ensure it is a self-sufficient in funding for the running costs and development of the Centre.
To establish and maintain a positive relationship with other groups, local businesses
and industry. The Centre is run and operated by a team of volunteers.
Our volunteers are of all ages and back grounds. As we are all here to enjoy
ourselves and put back into the community so its a great atmosphere. It a great
place to make new friends in a relaxed, positive and fun atmosphere.
Also a great place to get work experience. Our roles don't need
experience and full training will be given.
We are always glad of new volunteers no matter what skills they would like to help us with.
We are however looking for the specific roles below .
Elton Community Café
We have opened the Café and food pantry to support various needs of the
village and as a response to the on going COVID-19 situation. We need
volunteers for regular shifts (1 or more a week) at the Centre to help
out the existing volunteers. No experience needed.
We have the Toddler room open on Monday and Wednesday, and we aim to support pensioners with a focus on Tuesdays.
Thursday will be a book swop day which soon we plan to do in co-ordination with the library.
The shifts are:
Monday to Friday 8.15am ready for 8.45am opening until 1.30pm
Saturday 9am for a 9.30am opening until 12 noon.
Ifyou think you could fill one or more of those slots regularly and would
like to give something back to your community then please speak to a
Volunteer or come into the café and ask.
Its a happy team, with lots of laughs and a positive vibe !
No experience needed – Just a positive sense of Humour.
There is always 2 people on duty to ensure everyone is supported..
The role includes.
Taking customer orders.
Meeting and greeting customers
Taking food and beverages to the tables
Cleaning of tables after customer use
Prepare food items and drinks.
Loading of dishes into the dishwasher.
Taking payments from customers.
To join us, please just come into the Centre when it is open as above or
email us on email@example.com.
We have opened the youth Hub to support various needs of the village and
as a response to the on going COVID-19 situation. We need volunteers at
the Centre to help out the existing volunteers. No experience needed.
We are looking for people free on a Monday or Thursday Evening from around
7pm until around 9.30pm. To help run the Youth Hub for 11 to 16 year olds.
The role includes helping to organise activates and run the club and support
the young people attending doing these activities.
Its a happy team, with lots of laughs and a positive vibe!
No experience needed –
Just a positive sense of Humour. You will need to hold DBS
certificates but we can help you with this if the role is for you.
There is always at least 2 people on duty to ensure everyone is supported.
To join us, please speak to a volunteer or email us on firstname.lastname@example.org.
We want the Centre to be as good as it can be for the community.
We have a number of projects on our wish list and would like to do including:
Develop the kitchen, we would love to have the capacity to cook full meals
on site for large numbers. This would be a major project
Toilet facilities refurbishments.
Develop Food bank area.
General building maintenance.We would love to have some skilled local people to come and help us and make some of these projects happen..We are looking for anyone that would like to help us, especally looking for skills such as:
-To join us, please email us on email@example.com.