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Volunteering: An opportunity to learn through service
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29th September
to 29th December
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Service Team Volunteer

29th September to 29th December
VoiceAbilitys service team volunteer role is a varied role that provides support to advocacy service teams in a number of ways.
This activity is brought to you by The Union in partnership with Manchester Community Central
As a service team volunteer you might:

    Support the local advocacy team as needed
    Drop off promotional materials at various locations
    Attend events or assist in organising small local events
    Support staff with presentations
    Accompany advocacy staff on visits
    Support staff with group advocacy and self-advocacy workshops
    Submit regular reporting forms

Volunteering opportunities are available Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm. You need to be over 18 years old with the right to work in the UK, and be living in the UK.
You’ll need to be able volunteer independently and safely in various situations. This role will require some travel, so it will help if you have your own transport (expenses will be paid).
These skills will be important:

Empathy with people
Ability to maintain confidentiality at all times
Ability to act as a representative of VoiceAbility
Good communication
Respect for difference and diversity
Non-judgmental attitude
Organisational skills

As a volunteer you won’t be paid, but you will receive excellent training, paid expenses and access to our benefits programme.

grow your confidence and communication skills
build up personal experience in health and social care
develop skills in accessibility, confidentiality and empathy
add experience to your CV
know you’re making a difference to people’s lives

Volunteering with Rise

You can claim rise points any volunteering you undertake - from an hour to a sustained commitment. All you need to do is fill in a Self Claim for your points

Available Times:

Monday AM
Monday PM
Tuesday AM
Tuesday PM
Wednesday AM
Wednesday PM
Thursday AM
Thursday PM
Friday AM
Friday PM