Resource Hub Volunteers

  • VO72137


Description

The purpose of this role is to staff the Alzheimer Scotland Borders Service Resource Hub in Kelso with reception, providing information and signposting to local services and resource leaflets, as well as also being there to meet and greet people with dementia and carers.

Role Description:

  1. To welcome visitors and service users.
  2. Answer the telephone and take accurate messages.
  3. Attend dementia awareness training and attend any other necessary training relevant to the volunteering role.
  4. To carry out other reasonable duties requested of the volunteer.

Organisation aims and objectives

To provide support for people with dementia and their carers.

Restrictions

Experience required: This is a voluntary role and support will be provided by staff of Alzheimer Scotland as required. Caring nature. Willing to enable and support a person living with dementia and their family. Good listening skills. Empathy and patience.
Travel details: Bridge Street, Kelso.
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Training details: Induction, Moving and Assisting, ongoing skills training.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

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