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Volunteer Drivers

30th August 2023

 

We are looking for volunteer delivery drivers to who can commit to four hours a week as follows:

  • Wednesdays at 3.30pm collect from Shooters Hill Depot & drop off at our Woolwich Welcome Centre and at 7pm Collect from Woolwich Welcome Centre and drop off at Shooters Hill Depot.

Essential Skills and requirements:

  • Team player
  • Friendly manner
  • Full clean UK driving licence
  • Delivery/collection drivers must have D1 endorsement on their licence to drive Ford Luton Van
  • Ability to push & pull crates of donations which can sometimes be heavy
  • Committed to the Foodbank’s mission

Tasks:

  • Arrive at the Shooters Hill Depot between 3:30-4pm.
  • Load the van up with the Woolwich Welcome Centre order which will be approximately15-20 stacks of crates.
  • Tie down and secure the load.
  • Drive from Shooters Hill Depot and park van at the Woolwich Welcome Centre, St Peters Church,103-105 Woolwich New Road, Woolwich, London SE18 6EF
  • Help to unload the order.
  • Wait for the session to finish (7pm) and load the returns back onto the van.
  • Tie down and secure the load.
  • Drive back to the Shooters Hill Depot and park the van, ensuring that it is locked up and secure. Unloading the van is not required.

Training:

  • Role training will be provided to successful volunteers but they must be able to drive a Luton van and have D1 endorsement on their licence.

 

If you are interested in joining us as a volunteer driver please email us at [email protected]

 

 

 

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