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Volunteer Events Organiser

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Are you creative, organised, people person who would like to help to promote your local charity?

The Royal Voluntary Service needs your expertise to promote our local activities and services
within the Scottish Borders and to recruit new volunteers.
A great opportunity to gain valuable work experience in event marketing and an even greater one to meet new people, make friends and be part of something worthwhile.
If you would like to take up this opportunity or would just like more information please contact us, we are happy to chat with you about the way you can support your local community.

(As this is a volunteer position, days and times are flexible).

Organisation aims and objectives

Every day Royal Voluntary Service helps thousands of older people to live the life they want. We provide practical services in homes, in hospitals and in communities all across England, Scotland and Wales so people can be independent and active. Royal Voluntary Service is one of the largest voluntary organisations and much of our work is supporting older people. We provide practical solutions to the everyday problems of loneliness and isolation. Volunteers are vital to the work of Royal Voluntary Service. Without them Royal Voluntary Service simply wouldn't exist. Our volunteers come from all walks of life, men or women, young or older and we've got something for everyone, including specialist roles such as this. Anyone who volunteers for Royal Voluntary Service knows that they are joining a charity which people trust - our style is practical, positive, personal and professional. Royal Voluntary Service is committed to being an Investing in Volunteers organisation.










As and when required


Valid UK driving licence would be useful.
Experience required: Good interpersonal skills. Understanding of recruitment techniques. Administration skills. Friendly and welcoming personality. Confidentiality. Non-judgemental attitude. Ability to work within legal and Royal Voluntary Service guidelines. Ability to work on own initiative.
Minimum age: 17


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Mileage rate 45p per mile. All other out of pocket expenses can be paid.
Training details: Full training for this position will be provided.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

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