Thank you for your interest in working with us. 


We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.   

We have the following vacancy:


13 hrs pwk - 2 Days + Cover

£9.36 per hr

Joining our small kitchen team you will have joint responsibility with our other Cook for the planning, preparation and delivery of nutritious hot lunches that meet the dietary  needs of our members, as well as other refreshments at our friendly centre for older people. 


Experience in a similar environment is important as you will have sole responsibility working on your own at least one day a week and will also be required to cover for the absences of our other Cook.

A level 2 Food Safety certificate is required although this can be undertaken on appointment.

Flexibility is important.  The 2 days worked each week will be discussed at interview but it is important you will be able to work more hours when needed to cover for our other cook and when the centre opens for further days.

Closing date:  30th June 2021

For an application pack phone  01473 787323 or email: 

or call into the centre at:  110 Parliament Road, Ipswich IP4 5EP





We have a range of volunteer opportunities available and welcome new volunteers to our centre with pleasure.  Our aim will be to find the most suitable role for you taking into account your likes and dislikes and your interests and skills. 


We currently have the following specific vacancy:

VOLUNTEER Kitchen Assistant 

To help our busy cooks for a few hours a week. 

The hours are negotiable and can be flexible to suit your own availability to a 

large extent.  Our kitchen is open 9.30 to 2.30 each day so hours will need to be within those times and we are open Monday to Friday.  We are looking for someone who would be able to volunteer at least 2hrs on one or two days a week .   Experience in a kitchen would be helpful but not essential as training can be provided.  


  If you are interested in the above role or becoming a volunteer generally and assisting in our day centre chatting to our members and helping with refreshments etc, please do either: 

                                                                         PHONE: 01473 272038


                                                                         VISIT:     110 Parliament Road, Ipswich IP4 5EP




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