Wellbeing Check Volunteer

  • VO82195


Description

Why we want you
We are committed to supporting carers across Lanarkshire & volunteers are key partners in the success of our organisation and support all aspects of our work. Your contribution is key to supporting our services & the donation of your time, skills and experience is of invaluable benefit to us and the carers we support. We are looking for friendly individuals with a pleasant personality to assist our fundraising team.

When we want you
We are seeking support to our fundraising team, hours will be flexible on an ad-hoc basis depending on events or activities.
Involvement with the bi-monthly fundraising meeting approx. 2 hrs

Locations: Varied across North & South Lanarkshire

The skills we need
Professional & friendly attitude
Enthusiastic and passionate about support for unpaid carers
Ability to work as part of a team
Flexible
Good communication skills
Good organisational skills
Experience in retail (optional)

What you will be doing (you are not required to do all tasks)
Bucket collections at events/supermarkets/shopping centres
Securing donations for raffles
Assist in the planning & promotion of events
Assisting with raffles at events
Sourcing and promoting items for sale in our centre shops
Stock control of shop items

What's in it for you
Full training and support
The opportunity to build & develop skills
The opportunity to meet new people
Valuable work experience to add onto your cv
Reasonable out-of-pocket expenses
Make a real difference to the lives of carers

Organisation aims and objectives

Carers in Lanarkshire are identified to ensure that they are informed, supported and empowered to manage their caring roles Carers can access breaks from their caring role and enjoy a life outside caring Carers recieved training and development relevant to their caring role Communities and partner organizations are aware of carers and their issues Through a rights based approach to our work, ensure carers are recognized and valued as expert care partners

Availability

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Frequency and commitment details

2

Restrictions

Experience required: The skills we need Professional & friendly attitude Enthusiastic and passionate about support for unpaid carers Ability to work as part of a team Flexible Good communication skills Good organisational skills Experience in retail (optional)
Travel details: Varied across North & South Lanarkshire
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses paid: Yes

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.