We’re Hiring! Electric-Cargo Bike Rider

Nourish Hub driver with E-cargo bike

We’re Hiring

Bring a smile to the residents of Hammersmith and Fulham as our new Electric-Cargo Bike Rider. You’ll become the face of our community service as you stop for a chat with the local community whilst delivering delicious handmade food.

Details

Job Title: Electric-Cargo Bike Rider

Responsible to: Meals and a Chat Manager

Location: Hammersmith and Fulham

Salary: Dependent on experience

Hours: 12 hours per week

Working pattern: 4 hours a day on Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Start date: Immediate

Nourish Hub Background:

In 2017 the Mayor of London asked for bids from across the local authorities in London to deliver projects under the Good Growth umbrella. The London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham was selected to deliver the Nourish Hub, on the Edward Woods Estate in Hammersmith. The hub opened in October 2021 and offers opportunities for all to nourish the mind, body and soul. Using rescued food as a medium to empower, people are offered meals on a “donate as you dine” basis and provision of activities are delivered to meet local needs. UKHarvest are a national food rescue and education charity and we coordinate all activities within the Hub; learning and training opportunities and providing engagement and outreach services for the local community.

UKHarvest works in partnership with local communities, public bodies, private companies and other voluntary sector organisations to support communities in need. We high quality community development, improve social cohesion and facilitate social action around nutrition and the environment.

Job Background

Meals and a Chat is one of the many services provided at Nourish Hub, in partnership with Adult Social Care of the Council. Meals and a Chat offers more than the traditional ‘Meals on Wheels’ service, with greater variety and choice of meal types, alongside a social contact through a welfare check. A diverse range of meal types and dietary requirements are catered for, including Asian, Afro-Caribbean, Halal and Classic British. We deliver by electric cargo bike three days a week, supporting our environmental mission.

 

Main objectives:

  • Deliver our Meals and Chat service to elderly and vulnerable residents of Hammersmith and Fulham, using our Electric-Cargo bike.

  • Delivery days are Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

  • Minimum 12 hours a week with regular holiday cover for the Meals and a Chat Manager.

  • Provide a friendly face and a chat to our service users, reporting to the council’s social care team.

  • This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Application

Please send your cover letter and your CV to info@nourishhub.org.uk.

Applications close: Wednesday 12th June.

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