Activities & Events Volunteer - Communities in Mind (older adults)

West Sussex Mind

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We are looking for volunteers to join our older people's service. The Communities in Mind team supports older adults (65 plus) in the Bognor and Chichester areas with their mental well-being

Activities & Events Volunteer (6-month minimum commitment)

To assist and support staff to deliver a variety of activities to enhance the experience of service users. To help at events and engage with the public to raise awareness about mental health.


Skills

Activities & Events Volunteer (6-month minimum commitment) - Skills needed: Good communication skills, the ability to carry out some gentle lifting and moving tasks, such as moving chairs and tables. A positive attitude, enthusiasm, patience and understanding. 

We welcome applications from people with lived experience of mental health issues. 




Benefits

  • In-house training provided
  • Reasonable travel expenses paid
  • Learning new skills.

Practical Considerations

  • Please state hours that you can volunteer when you apply.
  • Some remote working required for some roles.
  • 6 month minimum commitment is required for all roles. 

When do I need to be available?

Details We are recruiting for volunteers for immediate start. Please provide details of when you could start when applying. Bognor – Tuesday 12.30 to 3.30pm, Chichester – Wednesday 12.30 to 3.30pm
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  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training