Description

We encourage and support our clients to become more involved in their local communities, providing excursions and visits to interesting places. As a volunteer driver with our team you would drive our minibus, transporting clients between Perth and Blairgowrie for them to participate in activities across our services localities. You would also drive clients, staff and volunteers to activities and/or excursions. Our clients also produce a range of products such as arts & crafts items, furniture and garden pieces which are for sale. You would drive/assist staff to uplift materials and donations for our clients to work with and deliver sales products to customers or events. A panel goods van is used for this purpose.

Organisation aims and objectives

The Walled Garden is part PKAVS Mental Health and Wellbeing Hub. Our service provides meaningful activities for clients experiencing a range of mental health issues and going through a recovery process within a work based environment. These activities include our Café, Garden, Creative Arts and Healthy life styles. Volunteers are an essential support for all these activities, helping clients in developing their skills and self-confidence by sharing their skills and experience.

Availability

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Monday to Friday flexiblity required.

Restrictions

Driving Licence required for insurance purposes.
Experience required: Over 25 Must hold a D1 Midas training desirable but Training can be provided Must have a valid PVG or be prepared to gain one (provided by organisation)
Travel details: In and around Blairgowrie and Perth
Minimum age: 25

Support

Expenses details: Volunteer expenses are available
Taster available: Yes
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
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.