Rose Garden Cafe Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Irvine Senior Services.  To ensure we are meeting the needs of our senior community, we ask that all volunteers commit to volunteering a minimum of three hours per week for at least six months. The majority of our volunteer opportunities are Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Weekend hours are available for Fitness Center Attendants. 

 If you are interested in volunteering in the Rose Garden Cafe, please contact 949-724-6096 or volunteer@cityofirvine.org.

Rose Garden Café Dishwasher │ Lakeview Senior Center

Maintains a clean kitchen, properly washes and sorts soiled dishes, and preps food.

  • Duties: This volunteer position requires scraping and rinsing dishes, putting them through the commercial grade dishwasher and putting them away after being washed. 
  • Shifts:  Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
  • Requirements: Must be 16+, negative Tuberculosis (TB) test within past year.

Rose Garden Café Server │ Lakeview Senior Center

Serve lunch to seniors during the lunch program at the Rose Garden Café.

  • Duties: Ability to serve plated meals and drinks to seniors.
  • Shifts: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 10:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
  • Requirements: Must be 16+, negative Tuberculosis (TB) test within the past year.

Kitchen Assistant │ Lakeview Senior Center 

Prepare, package and plate foods for both the Rose Garden Cafe and Irvine Meals on Wheels. 

  • Duties: Chopping, cutting, peeling, and preparing food. 
  • Shifts: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 8 a.m.–noon
  • Requirements: Must be 16+, negative Tuberculosis (TB) test within past year.

Rose Garden Café Cashier & Check-In │ Lakeview Senior Center 

Assit with welcoming seniors into the Rose Garden Café for the lunch program. 

  • Duties: Assist witch checking in donations and receiving cash donation for  lunch program
  • Shifts: Monday through Friday from 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. 
  • Requirements: Must be 21+, negative Tuberculosis (TB) test within past year.