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Help people come dine with us!

by Sandwell Homeless and Resettlement Project (SHARP)

Volunteers sought by SHARP to take responsibility of ensuring the visitors to the Drop-in are made to feel welcome and are given access to hot & cold food and refreshments. The role will ensure that tables are cleared, cleaned and ready for the next person to use. Ensure the dining room is kept clean and tidy in line with health and safety requirements.

Organisation description

Sandwell Homeless and Resettlement Project (SHARP) provides accommodation and services in Sandwell to people who are homeless and/or in need of support to establish or maintain a settled was of life.
Our GAP project provides self-contained accommodation for vulnerable teenage parents and their children.
In December 2020 we opened The Gables, our direct access hostel for people who would otherwise be street homeless.
We provide supported accommodation in self-contained units for homeless adults at our Crown House provision and have a further two self-contained units of accommodation for people with long term enduring mental health and/or learning difficulties.
In addition, SHARP offers care and support in the community for people with enduring chaotic and/or complex backgrounds.


St Pauls Rd
B66 1EY Smethwick


Bob Candlin
07889 167544


Please contact us to discuss any access requirements

Experience gained

Gain experience in the hospitality industry and gain knowledge and develop workplace skills. It will also give an opportunity to have direct access to customers and develop customer skills, whilst supporting people that are vulnerable in society. We will pay for a Level 2 food Hygiene Certificate, and provide access to IT so you can if required undertake job search or any online training.

Will the organisation carry out a DBS check?


Minimum age


Age focus

  • Adults

Time of volunteering

  • Weekdays
  • Weekends
  • Daytime
  • Evenings


  • Mainly indoors
  • To learn new skills and improve my job prospects
  • To share my skills and creativity

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