We all need to stay at home to protect ourselves and others. However, those who are well and not at risk can provide essential support for their family, friends and neighbours who cannot leave the house.
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.
We’re looking for a session coordinator, who will:
Coordinate Branch volunteers— in attending sessions and keeping note for YAC UK who requires training/PVG checks etc.
Coordinate booking session venue(s)
Ensure Orkney YAC meets YAC UK’s policies and procedures at all times (e.g. insurance
Oversee annual Orkney YAC session schedule and provide information for Membership secretary to send out to members.
Keep in regular contact with YAC UK
Experience required: Reliable and trustworthy
Excellent communication skills
Excellent organisational skills
Friendly and approachable
Ability to support other volunteers
Minimum age: 16
Training details: Induction would be informal meeting by the YAC Orkney team. Support would also be provided by the local branch team members
YAC UK offer volunteer support—and have a volunteer coordinator (Cecilia Tuvo).
Training is provided in all necessary areas: e.g. First Aid; Child Protection; YAC Leaders Weekend