Laundry Assistant

Turning Tides

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Role Purpose: 

The Volunteer Laundry Assistant will support laundering of clients clothing, machine washing, tumble drying and preparing for clients to collect it. Taking care to ensure clients’ belongings aren’t mixed up. 

Main duties: 

To collect laundry, machine wash and tumble dry before re-bagging in preparation for clients to collect. 

Project Background: St Clare’s Community Hub is open Monday to Saturday throughout the year and offers a drop in service for anyone who needs access to our services. A drop in service is available every morning.

Services include hot and cold food, showers, clothing, laundry, I.T. provision, advice, information and signposting. The service is a referral route into local supported housing. The service is also a Wi-Fi hotspot. 


• be inclusive and welcoming.

• communicate with staff on duty.

• be flexible to the needs of the staff member on duty.

• abide by the Confidentiality, Professional Boundaries and Health and Safety Policies at all

Requirements: Please note this role will require two character references.

Professional boundary and confidentiality training will be covered during the induction meeting.


Working in a team

Gaining experience with a homeless charity

Gaining experience in organising

Practical Considerations

No parking available.  Near a bus route.

When do I need to be available?

Details Time: Flexible a few hours per week, between 9am and 3pm Commitment: Flexible, ideally a couple of hours per week.
Morning Afternoon Evening

Where does this role take place?

St Clare's Community Hub
6-8 Marine Place
West Sussex
BN11 3DN

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  • Details
  • Appropriate for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BME, Women only)
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Support on Offer
    There is always a member of staff on duty.
  • Training