Galloway Action Team

Charity registered in Scotland SC049654

"The advancement of citizenship or community development","The relief of those in need by reason of age, ill health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage","Any other purpose that may reasonably be regarded as analogous to any of the preceding purposes"
The charitable purposes of the SCIO ("the Charitable Purposes") are: To encourage active citizenship by linking volunteers with community projects in need of support. To advance community development by engaging with individuals and groups in the community to identify their needs and increase social inclusion. The relief of those in need, in particular vulnerable persons suffering from mental or physical disability, illness or impairment or old age. The relief of unemployment by providing support and training to improve life skills and increase employability.

Current opportunities

The Volunteering role will include gardening, garden/house clearances, litter picking, general maintenance and DIY.

• managing the office/reception area • managing the correspondence and communications of GAT such as phone calls, post and emails • maintenance and organisation of company records • oversight of office inventory • record-keeping/data entry into financial, personnel and legal databases and records