Community Volunteers – East Surrey

Closing date: 01 Sep 2017

Community volunteers provide help and basic support to our staff and services. They may volunteer on an ad-hoc basic or prefer a more regular pattern. Activities can include; basic help in the office, organising meeting or activities rooms, helping organise refreshments at a Parent Drop-in, sorting clothes or food collections, as well as non-regular admin support, such as helping with display boards or mass mail-outs.

Location

Welcare in Redhill, 24 Warwick Road, Redhill, East Surrey, RH1 1BU

Primary Duties

  • A friendly and dedicated individual to help provide support and help when required
  • To operate within all relevant policies and guidelines, including health and safety, equal opportunities, confidentiality, safeguarding regulations.
  • The role may include
    • Sorting through food and clothing donations
    • Helping with mass mail outs or  updating display boards
    • Welcoming visitors and ensuring meeting rooms are prepared

Personal Specific

  • Enthusiasm for Welcare and our mission
  • The ability to remain calm under pressure
  • An understanding of the importance of safeguarding and confidentiality
  • Commitment and reliability

Time Requirements

The activities and time given can be flexible. Volunteers may like to offer a number of days per month or prefer to help on a seasonal basis. The position may commence on a trail basis. Volunteers will be required to attend 6 hours of Effective Volunteering training, which can either be taken in a full day session or in shorter sessions across a number of afternoons.

To Apply

Download our volunteer application form below and email the form to volunteering@welcare.org. Please apply at any time up until noon on the day of the deadline, interviews are held on an ongoing basis.