Group Support Volunteer - Homeless Service - Women's Hostel

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust

Register your Interest

The Coracle is a new residential project that aims to provide a permanent home and supportive community for people with a history of homelessness. We are looking for motivated volunteers to join our team in Hove to help run group sessions.  As a member of the team, working alongside staff and other volunteers, you will support residents with daily tasks, support development skills and assist with the delivery of creative activities.

Must be committed as consistency is essential.

Skills

  • Life skills
  • A non-judgemental attitude
  • The ability to multitask
  • Adaptability
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent verbal communication
  • A desire to help others

Benefits

  1. Helping the community
  2. Meeting a variety of people
  3. Socially rewarding

Practical Considerations

The location will be central therefore served by regular bus services

Volunteers are required Monday to Friday - shifts will be approximately 3 hours long - times to be arranged with Occupational Therapists

When do I need to be available?

Details Regularly attending in the volunteer role as consistency is essential.
Morning Afternoon Evening
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Where does this role take place?

Voluntary & Community Development Services, A Block
Brighton General Hospital
Elm Grove
Brighton
East Sussex
BN2 3EW

Register your Interest

  • Details
  • Appropriate for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BME, Women only)
    Women only
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
    Up to 15 miles each way
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Support on Offer
  • Training