Purchasing Officer for Fred's Van - Gawler

St Vincent de Paul Society SA

Fred's Van provides a free meal to those experiencing homelessness, marginalised and people that require such assistance. We require someone to join our shopping team to purchase meal ingredients for this Fred's Van service. Working with a team to organise the shopping within an existing menu framework. If you have time during the day on Wednesday or Thursday to purchase the ingredients and place in our facility for the team to use on Thursday afternoon. This will suit someone with a flare and interest in food/menu planning. It will require working with the team to ascertain what they require and enable them to provide the meal. No financial outlay required. This will be a once a fortnight.

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  • Location: Gawler SA
  • Category Community Services


Regular - more than 6 months

Time Required

Flexibility with the purchasing on either Wednesday or Thursday


  • National Police Certificate *

Own transport is required

Please Note:
* During the Covid-19 pandemic, organisations should be providing all necessary Covid-19 safety protection measures for volunteers following the advice of both the State or Territory Governments and the Federal Government. Your safety and wellbeing is your priority. Familiarise yourself with the most up-to-date requirements and advice from the Australian and NT and SA State Governments.
* As each organisation provides different levels/types of insurance, volunteers are reminded to check with the organisation as to the type of insurance provided for volunteers (e.g. Volunteer Personal Accident Insurance).
* Best practice volunteer involvement recommends that a volunteer role should not be more than 15-16 hours per week.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

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