Halton & St Helens VCA – Coordinator & Driver/Pantry Assistant

Halton & St Helens VCA is looking to recruit a Coordinator and also a Driver/Pantry Assistant to continue the development of their new and exciting Mobile Community Food Pantry Project working alongside existing community food provision, connecting together with organisations who have a vision of people being able to access and eat good food.


Full-time / 36 hours

Salary: £24,000-£25,760 (dependent on experience)

26 days holiday plus bank holidays.

The role is to ensure the smooth, effective and regular delivery of affordable food to the identified community by the St Helens Mobile Food Pantry. Manage volunteers and facilitate the setup and clear up of Pantry at each of the locations. Manage the project budget, keeping accurate financial records of income and expenditure.

Driver/Pantry Assistant

Part-time / 30 hours

Salary: £15,774-£17,534 (dependent on experience)

26 days holiday plus bank holidays.

To work with food storage facility and Mobile Pantry Coordinator to collect and deliver food as required. Be qualified (Cat C1) and competent with the relevant licence and certificates to drive the mobile pantry bus (max 7.5ton). Be responsible for the undertaking or organising of any relevant safety/maintenance checks of the vehicle.

Initial funding has been secured for 1 year through Faith New Deal Funding part of the levelling up agenda with DLUHC (Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities) with future funding to be secured for a minimum of 3 years.

To read the full Job Description and Person Specification for both vacancies, please click here.

Deadline: Midnight on Monday 21 November 2022.

Interviews: Week beginning 28 November 2022.

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