Why do people like working at The Bridge?
“The Bridge offers a dynamic, stimulating environment for students, staff and volunteers. We are continually presented with new and exciting challenges and the notion of no two days being the same really does ring true”, Jacob Leslie, Volunteer.
“During my college placement The Bridge has helped me gain confidence and grow as person”, Georgina Backhouse, Student at West Suffolk College.
We can provide work experience opportunities for young people at school, and those at college. From 1 week to 6 months, these roles can range from a few hours a week to full time. Areas include catering and hospitality, supporting people with learning disabilities, dementia and mental health issues, business admin, and premises maintenance.
There are a wide range of volunteering opportunities from a couple of hours a month to 3 days a week.
Roles include: Meal delivery driving (in own car), meal delivery assistant, lunch cover for people with learning disabilities, tutor support, catering and hospitality, dementia and mental health support, gardening, administration, maintenance, minibus driving or working at our shop called Bazaar: