Would you like to work for Better Pathways?

If you are looking for an opportunity to contribute your professional skills within a friendly and rewarding work environment, then Better Pathways might just be the right employer for you.

From time to time we have opportunities within Better Pathways for:

  • Clinicians with expertise in working in the field of mental health
  • Employment Specialists
  • Specialist Intervention Workers
  • Engagement Workers
  • Multi-Functional Trainers
  • Administrators
  • Section Leads
  • Machinists
  • Horticulturalists


Our current vacancies:

Volunteer Catering Assistant


RESPONSIBLE TO: Learning & Volunteering Lead

REPORTS TO: Catering Supervisor


Nature of post

To assist in providing the catering service situated at our head office in Alcester St, Digbeth.


Specific Duties

  1. To assist in the preparation and service of a range of hot snacks, including soup, baked potatoes and other suitable hot food with reference to nutritional, dietary and cultural needs.
  1. To be responsible for the safe use and maintenance of equipment.
  1. To maintain Health and Safety legislation, reporting any breaches to the Health and Safety Officer.
  1. To record fridge temperatures daily.
  1. To assist in the preparation and service of hot drinks at designated break times.
  1. To handle cash register or must be willing to learn.
  1. To assist in preparing the weekly order for supplies.
  1. Be able to work from written instructions.
  1. To assist in maintaining control of all supplies
  1. To assist in the storage and security of all supplies.
  1. To be responsible for maintaining required standards of cleanliness in the kitchen and canteen areas.
  1. To take written orders for meals & sandwiches
  1. To handle cash payment and cash up at end of day

Additional Duties

  • To follow all health and safety requirements within the organisation.
  • To participate in staff meetings as required.
  • To undertake any other duties appropriate to the role.

Terms and Conditions

Hours:   9.00am to 3.00pm Weekdays

Breaks: 15 Minutes Morning

30 Minutes Lunch

15 Minutes Afternoon

Allowance: Out of pocket expenses paid

Contact Us.

General Contact

If you would like to find out how you can:

  • use our services
  • support our clients by providing work or volunteering opportunities
  • buy our products
  • commission us to make products on your behalf
  • donate to us

then we would love to hear from you.

You can call us on: 0121 773 1455
Email us on: hello@betterpathways.org.uk
Or even fax us on: 0121 753 0274

You can donate to us here

Write to us at:

Better Pathways
201-206 Alcester St
B12 0NQ

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Better Pathways is the operating name of the Birmingham Industrial Therapy Organisation Ltd, Registered in the UK No 748773 at the above address. Registered Charity No: 244866.

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