As a Support Group volunteer you will take care of all aspects of the group including:
Act as main contact for the group
Organise and maintain an email circulation list of attendees
Arrange speakers for group meetings
Organise room bookings
Organise social activities
Support and advise other group volunteers
Promote group in local area
Adhere to Fertility Network Scotland policies and procedures. As a Support Group volunteer with Fertility Network Scotland, volunteers will benefit from helping others in the area with fertility issues. Volunteers may develop friendships, meet and work with new people to provide a network of much needed and valued support in their area.
Fertility Network Scotland provides advice, information and support for anyone affected by fertility issues. We also work to raise awareness of the impact of fertility problems and to campaign for fair provision of fertility treatment throughout Scotland.
Volunteers to be over 18 as they will be supporting adults
Support Group volunteers offer peer support therefore only those who have experience of trying to become parents would be suitable for this role
Experience required: Good communication and leadership skills, reliability and trustworthiness, knowledge of fertility issues (essential), motivated with IT and administrative skills, public speaking skills to address groups of people, willing to undertake training, attend events for or on behalf of the charity
Minimum age: 18