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Catering Support Coach

  • Full time
  • £16,380
  • 46 Trongate, Glasgow, G1 5ES
  • Closing 17th September 2019

  • Advertised from 3rd September 2019
  • 35 hours per week


Unity are launching a new project ‘The Spoon Social Kitchen’ supported by The National Lottery Community Fund, which will include a training kitchen and dining experience to support work-based training to adults with learning disabilities as well as other vulnerable groups and those who are socially isolated.

We are now looking to recruit a positive, enthusiastic and self-motivated Full Time Catering Support Coach to join our friendly team on a 3-year fixed term contract. You will be in a unique position to contribute in the development and implementation of this brand new project. You will work with the Service Coordinator to support participants in their journey to better health, wellbeing and inclusion through our social kitchen.

Catering Support Coach - Main Purpose of the Post

To assist the Service Coordinator in the development of service users and volunteers in establishing the training Kitchen, social dining experience and expansion of our ‘Pay it Forward’ scheme. This role will involve balancing coaching responsibilities with food production/workshops and administration duties, working both in the kitchen, a social dining experience and administration of personal development plans for vulnerable adults. The successful candidate will be driven with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to develop successful relationships with staff, volunteers, service users with multiple needs, other agencies and members of the public to create a thriving social kitchen and dining environment.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below

The closing date Tuesday 17th September 12 Noon.

Completed applications should be sent with a covering letter to Kirsteen Main. or Kirsteen Main, Unity, 46 Trongate, G1 5ES