Energy Advice Event Volunteer

  • VO98861


Description

As an Energy Advice Event Volunteer you will support colleagues from the Low Carbon Community Team, as they deliver outreach events across East Lothian.
You will support the staff member and will maximise engagement and the support available.
You will provide light touch energy advice to members of the public, helping them to understand how to reduce their energy use and minimise their carbon emissions.

Organisation aims and objectives

We are Scotland’s leading environmental charity delivering solutions for low-carbon living. A trusted expert with over 35 years’ experience.

Availability

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Events are adhoc so no two weeks are the same. 5 hours per month requested.

Frequency and commitment details

Events are adhoc so no two weeks are the same. 5 hours per month requested.

Restrictions

Experience required: No prior skills or experience are needed. However, the volunteer will need to have: • An enthusiastic and positive approach • An ability to communicate confidently face-to-face with members of the public • Ability to proactively approach the public • Ability to follow Changeworks’ process for event management including managing customer data in a secure way • Flexible outlook and ability to adapt approach
Travel details: Events in a variety of locations. Not all public transport accessible but lifts can be provided.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: - Travel expenses covered (public transport, car and bike mileage) - Refreshments provided / reimbursed. - Volunteers should submit their expenses after each event to be reimbursed.
Training details: All volunteers must undergo- • Data protection training • Energy Advice for Events training.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer