We are recruiting a new Foodbank Coordinator (16 hours a week/ £12 per hour)

We are looking for a part time Foodbank Coordinator who will oversea he main running of the Foodbank and lead a team of volunteers to ensure that all areas of the Foodbank are run efficiently and to a high standard, in accordance with our aims and values. This role is pivotal to the successful running of the Foodbank and we are looking for someone who is passionate about tackling food poverty and helping those in need.

For more information and an application pack contact Colm Lennon or Emma Jarvis at

Closing date for applications is 31st March 2017.

Welcome to the Hangleton & West Blatchington Foodbank. We are an independently run Foodbank, with a management committee made up of volunteers from two local churches.

Our aim is to help individuals and families who are urgent need, access short term support – in terms of food, but also money advice, energy advice and community support.

Clients must be referred to the Foodbank by a professional organisation, for example a Health Visitor, Social Worker, Housing Officer or Advice agency.

Clients are offered the opportunity to obtain money advice from Moneyadviceplus, and energy advice from BHESCo.  The mental health charity MIND visit the Foodbank once a month to offer support and advice.

If you would like information on how to access the Foodbank, please click on ‘About us’

We rely on donations of food and on monetary donations to help meet our costs.  Please click on ‘Get involved’

We are grateful for the support of the following organisations:  Sussex Community Foundation, Waitrose Hove, One Stop Shop and all the local schools, churches and community organisations that have collection points and collect food for the Foodbank.

We are a registered Charity:  Charity number 1171532