Category Archives: A Day in the Life of a Peabody Volunteer

Welcome to the wonderful insight of what it is like to be a volunteer at the Hugh Cubitt Centre with Peabody Trust.

This is where the very helpful, Nick Guest, tells you about his time during the days and weeks he is with us.

Last Post as a Volunteer!

This will be my last post on the Barnsbury Living Word Press site as a Volunteer as I have started a full-time Apprenticeship as an Administrator/Recepionist at the Hugh Cubitt Centre. My time as a Volunteer with Peabody has been varied and … Continue reading

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Working for Peabody

Do you want to work with Peabody? Our staff are the key to our long-term success and we aim to attract and retain the best people and to be recognised as an employer of choice. Our Investors in People accreditation … Continue reading

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Up Early in the morning!

Yesterday was  a very strange day up and about at 4am waiting for a cab that didn’t arrive and eventually getting the tube down to Kings Cross and all to help deliver 300 bags of Muffins and juice to Peabody … Continue reading

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Ever had one of those days?

I had one this morning – I was showing a lady the Old Laundry and had got the key from the Concierge no problem but it hadn’t occurred to me that there might be an alarm for the building. So … Continue reading

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Another week at the Hugh Cubitt Hub

Here we are – the start of another week at the Hugh Cubitt Hub. After all the Bank Holidays and the Royal Wedding etc, it’s nice to get back to a full working week. Last week I was on Reception … Continue reading

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Life is never dull as a Peabody Volunteer!

Yesterday I was helping prepare ingredients for a Soup that was being made as part of the Catering for an event at the Centre peeling and chopping Onions, (The tears are still flowing!), parsnips and potatoes as well as helping with shopping. Today I was … Continue reading

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A Day in the life of A Peabody Volunteer (Part Two)

Today has been an interesting day – Meeting with a lady about a local Festival and then jumping feet first into helping out at Cafe Niko! I can safely say that I haven’t poisoned anyone but there was a bit of … Continue reading

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