Please find below all of our currently available roles.


We are now recruiting Directors for the Board of Empty Kitchens, Full Hearts. The role descriptions can be viewed by clicking each of the links below.


We welcome internal applications, although it is not necessary to have volunteered with us prior to making an application. We are looking for people who share Empty Kitchens, Full Hearts' values of providing food without judgement and an open and inclusive culture. Applicants should be an expert, or very experienced, in their specific field but do not need to have had prior experience as part of a Board of Directors. 

Chair of the Board

HR Director

Business Director

Finance Director

Operations Director

Wellbeing Director

To apply for any of these roles, please send an email detailing your relevant experience to before midnight on Thursday 30th September 2021.

Van Driver

We are recruiting two drivers to carry out daily deliveries of food packs to our clients across Edinburgh. This will entail carrying out multi-drop deliveries of around 70 stops per day. Shift times are 9.30-17.30 across seven days.


Annual Leave provision is 28 days per annum, pro rata.

The first post is on a pattern of 3 and 4 days per week on alternating weeks (ie. 4 days from 7 one week, 3 days from 7 the following week) inclusive of alternating weekends.
The second post is 2 days per week inclusive of alternating weekends.

Click here for more information and how to apply for our van driver roles


Empty Kitchens, Full Hearts is always looking for new volunteers in our core roles, such as cooking, packing and delivering food, cleaning, and administrative roles. Please read more about these core roles and apply here

We occasionally advertise specific office-based volunteer roles. Please see below for these.

Procurement Officer (Voluntary)

Click here for more information on our Procurement Officer role