Social Bite Village Community Volunteer

  • VO88065


Description

We are looking for volunteers to join our residential community for adults who have experience homelessness. We need you to encourage and motivate community life in the village. You will live with and support up 20 community members in the village alongside other volunteers and day staff. Encourage and motivate community life. Help manage the day-to-day domestic tasks and decisions within the building. Support residents to engage in activities that will help them achieve their personal goals.

Organisation aims and objectives

Our vision is an inclusive society in which we all have the opportunities to live valued and fulfilled lives. We work to make that vision a reality by our mission to support people excluded from family, home, work or community on their life journey.

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6-12 months

Restrictions

Experience required: Passionate about your role, friendly and personable. Being able to motivate community members, giving space for personal growth and development. Familiar with, and adhere to, good housekeeping and food hygiene practices and encourage the same in others by acting as a role model. Flexible.
Travel details: 6-12 month live in opportunity - tiny house with one other volunteer and own bedroom. A chance to explore Edinburgh and surrounding areas.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Expenses provided.
Training details: Training provided.
Support: Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 2 months 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.