News Archive for January, 2022

Volunteers needed

Cafe Assistant – Volunteer Role Description

Crownway Community Centre is looking for people who can help out in our friendly community café once a week. You will work with the Café Worker and fellow volunteers to run the Café successfully and create a welcoming atmosphere for the Centre. The tasks may vary depending on your skills and preference.

The role could involve the following tasks:

  • Providing a friendly service to all users of Crownway Community Centre
  • Preparing food such as toasts, eggs, sandwiches, etc.
  • Making and serving drinks
  • Taking orders and serving food
  • Clearing and wiping tables
  • Washing-up dishes and using the dishwasher
  • General cleaning and tidying of kitchen area


  • Being able to prepare basic food and drinks following the instructions of the Café Worker
  • Friendly and patient attitude towards customers
  • Willingness to learn
  • Teamwork skills
  • Commitment to join the Café once a week for approximately 4 hours (between 10 am- 14 pm)


  • A basic induction will be offered to all volunteers that will include a brief history of the centre, who’s who and basic policies and procedures.
  • Food Hygiene Training will be offered free of charge.

Expenses: All volunteers will be offered a free drink and will also be able to buy a meal for half the price from our community cafe. Crownway Community Centre will pay for the volunteers Food Hygiene level 1 or  2 training.

Please note: No legal contract or relationship of employment is being created by this volunteer role description.

If you are interested, please email [email protected] or come by to the Centre so we can give you an application form.

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to you all!🎉 Crownway Community Centre re-opened today and welcomes you back after the holidays. In the following weeks, we will show you on our Facebook and Twitter pages how joining our activities can help you achieve your new year’s resolutions. Stay tuned! 😊