Cooking Creator (Woodfield Gate)

Cooking Creator (Woodfield Gate)

2 position(s) available


Woodfield Gate, London

Time Commitment

6 months to 1 year, bi-weekly

Age Requirement


Job Summary

Volunteers will build meaningful relationships with tenants and residents through social programming and offer emotional and practical support to residents of Indwell’s supported affordable housing programs. Help us use food to create connections, increase physical health and build skills.


  • Sharing your love of food with our tenants.
  • Ideas include: leading a crock pot class, teaching how to make pasta or showing the best way to make soft-boiled eggs.
  • Researching simple recipes
  • Submitting supply needs to the Program Supervisor before Class


Warm, pleasant and caring approach with problem-solving ability and dependability. Able to maintain good interpersonal relationships and have a genuine interest in supporting people living with mental illness.

Other Requirements

• Experience providing support, ideally to vulnerable people
• An empathetic and non-judgmental approach
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Personal integrity with an open and honest approach
• A willingness to work within professional boundaries
• Ability to maintain confidentiality
• Ability to work well independently and as part of a team, with flexibility
• Police clearance (vulnerable sector check) with results acceptable to Indwell
• Own transportation
• Agreement with Indwell’s Code of Conduct and other policies and procedures
• References acceptable to Indwell

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