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Foodbank Assistant

Preparation of food bags for clients and general assistance with moving and storing of food stuffs within the office.

About Community One Stop Shop

To provide advocacy and advice to local residents in an area of high deprivation and hardship. We support local people to take control of their finances and help maximise their income. We offer various services from our office including rent arrear surgery, police surgery, employability support and we recently launched our foodbank.

Experience Required

We would like the succesful applicant/s to have good interpersonal skills and be able to communicate with people and also be able to do general lifting and handling duties in the office.

Training Details

A showround will be provided with a run down of what is required within the office prior to anyone commencing volunteering with the Community One Stop Shop

Flexibility & Commitment


Wednesday evening from 17:30 to 19:30.

Location/Travel Details

The Community One Stop Shop at Broomhouse is easily found and public transport to the location is plentiful with the following bus routes going to the Calder Road in Edinburgh where it is a short 10 minute walk to the COSS premises from there. 3, 25, 34, 35 bus routes are available.


No expenses.

Accessibility Details

  • Happy to have a conversation about volunteer’s needs