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Static Can Co-ordinator

  • VO59649


We are looking for volunteers to place and manage our static cans in your local area. You would visit premises on a regular basis building relationships with site contacts ensuring that boxes are well positioned and visible. After collecting you would collect, count and bank donations filling in the records required for the collection boxes.

Organisation aims and objectives

We’re here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. We offer expert care, guidance and support to help them get the most from the time they have left. Our nurses work night and day, in people’s homes across the UK, providing hands-on care and vital emotional support. Our hospices offer specialist round-the-clock care. And we support people throughout their illness by giving practical information, support from trained volunteers and being there when someone wants to talk.










Flexible – approximately 2 hours per month.


Experience required: Self-motivated and the ability to work independently. Attention to detail, numeracy and accuracy. Good knowledge of local area. Basic IT skills desirable. Organised, honest and reliable.
Travel details: Various locations in East Lothian: Aberlady, Gullane, East Linton, Dunbar, Ormiston, Port Seton, Prestonpans and Tranent.
Minimum age: 18


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Any out of pocket expenses will be provided with a valid receipt.
Training details: We would help and guide you through the paperwork and ensure you are happy with the procedures.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 5 months ago