Respitality Volunteer

  • VO85942


Description

Volunteering with PKAVS you will learn new and develop existing skills, build up work-experience to add to your CV, attend Respitality events, and get the opportunity to be a priority applicant for future job opportunities at PKAVS – not to mention you will welcomed into our friendly team at PKAVS biggest hub! Although not exhaustive, the role will involve: uploading referrals to Respitality Spreadsheet, contacting carers to match them with gifts and post out confirmations, admin work involved with gathering carer feedback after breaks, a willingness to help make contact with local businesses and organisations to promote Respitality and secure commitment which will benefit carers. Ongoing support and supervision will be offered.

Organisation aims and objectives

PKAVS Carers Services support unpaid Carers of all ages, living in Perth & Kinross and caring for family, partners, friends or neighbours. Using a holistic approach in working with people who have caring responsibilities we help carers retain a life outside of caring and develop skills or interests to enhance their own lives.

Frequency and commitment details

Days and times can be flexible to suit a volunteer but would have to fit in with PKAVS Carers Hub operational hours, weekdays between the hours of 9am – 5pm.

Restrictions

Experience required: No experience is necessary, however good people skills and a friendly personality is essential. Skills in IT would also be beneficial as this role will involve updating Excel spreadsheets and working with Microsoft Word. This volunteer must be reliable and flexible.
Travel details: PKAVS Carers Hub Lewis Place, North Muirton, Perth, PH1 3BD
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Agreed expenses can be reimbursed
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated a month ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.