The Tans Cafe-Volunteer Supervisor

The Tans Cafe-Volunteer Supervisor

The Hextol Foundation

Key information

Places available



The Tans Cafe,11 St Mary's Chare, Hexham


Our volunteer supervisors typically volunteer for 3-4 hour shifts on a regular basis


Customer service


Food Preparation

Front of house

Cash handling


Food preparation

Communication skills

Supporting others



Reducing Inequalities

Improving Mental Health

Supporting people with learning disabilities

Role description

Our cafe Volunteer Supervisors work alongside our beneficiary volunteers supporting them  either in the kitchen or front of house . The role is a very rewarding one as you will see our beneficiary volunteers develop and grow. Our paid staff will always be there to supervise and allocate tasks as well as provide any guidance and support. This a great opportunity to join a fun and enthusiastic team providing quality vegetarian and vegan food in Hexham.

There is also an opportunity to volunteer in our catering kitchen based in Gilesgate which prepares food for our volunteer lunch club and other catering contract work.


Desired Qualities

Volunteers Supervisors need to be committed and reliable. They also need patience as well as good communication and interpersonal skills

How your time will help our organisation

Volunteer supervisors help our beneficiary volunteers gain new skills and build their confidence as well as reducing social isolation

Practical Considerations

Volunteer Supervisors need to be happy to volunteer in a busy catering environment . They also need to be willing to adhere to food hygiene rules. All uniforms will be provided