Volunteer Home bakers

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We are looking for enthusiastic home bakers who would like to help support families who are struggling financially and unable to provide a birthday cake for their child. All you need is to be able to whip up a vicky sponge and make it look pretty! we have a variety of bakers who are already supporting us, they range from professional cooks to home bakers and every ability is welcomed . We work in partnership with Billericay Foodbank who provide our referrals and we have approximately 1 cake referral a week, to date we have made over 100 cakes since we launched in August 2020

What skills do I need?

Basic food hygiene knowledge - we ask you sign a food hygiene agreement
Basic knowledge of allergens - we ask for you to complete a free online allergy module


  • Expenses reimbursed
    cakes are made at the cost of the baker
  • Ongoing support
    access to the group co-ordinator for any questions or support is available as needed
  • Suitable for under 18s
    With adult supervision who is willing 0to accept responsibility for the cake and it meeting the require food hygiene standards
  • Volunteer policy
    information sheet available for bakers re the process and also a food hygiene agreement require signing
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
    all bakers who make cakes for Free cakes for kids Billericay are covered under the groups insurance policy

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 23/06/2022

End Date: 23/06/2024

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning No No No No No No No
Afternoon No No No No No No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Cakes are made in the volunteers own home and at a time suitable to them. The referral states when the cake is needed for and volunteer bakers only agree to make the cakes they have time to make and deliver to the foodbank in Billericay5

Posted for
Free Cakes for Kids Billericay

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  • Children
  • Families and Parenting
  • Young People


  • Cooking and Catering
  • One-off Activity
  • Supporting People and Befriending

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