A part-time opportunity initially just two and a half days a week with potential to expand the role for the right candidate. Induction will be provided in collaboration with PLUS Stirling whose venue is being used to host the post as Equi- Power do not yet have their own premises. Tasks include:- receiving phone calls from people wishing to take part in Equi-Power and / or PLUS activities, processing volunteer and participant application forms, scanning documents and uploading to dropbox, photocopying, emails to and from sessional workers and board members, booking meeting rooms, drafting correspondence for signature by board members.
Providing disabled people with the opportunity to ride and/or to carriage drive to benefit their health and wellbeing in the Central Scotland area.
Enhanced disclosure check required.
Experience required: A well organised and efficient administrator. Friendly and open to sharing ideas, skills and knowledge. Abel to deal calmly with a wide range of abilities including those with additional support needs. An interest in horses is desirable but not essential. Must be proficient in word and email. Opportunities to learn about excel and other aspects of running a charity.
Travel details: Based at PLUS, Broadleys Road, Springkerse Industrial Estate, Stirling, FK7 7ST with opportunities to visit horse related activities at Shiresmill Therapy Riding Centre (transport from Stirling provided).
Minimum age: 16
Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Reasonable travel expenses to and from PLUS would be covered as required.
Taster available: Yes
Taster details: A half day spent with both PLUS and Equi-power personnel
Training details: Comprehensive induction will be provided by PLUS and Equi-Power. Ongoing training opportunities include options to assist at horse related activities as well as to learn or get involved with about other aspects of the charity such as excel, business planning, fundraising, database management, book-keeping etc.
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