Walking Group Volunteer

West Sussex Mind

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This role involves leading/co-facilitating a walking group. If you like getting out, walking and engaging with the environment, this may be the group for you. Be empathetic and nonjudgmental to provide a safe space for our Service Users. To support and encourage West Sussex Mind Service Users to attend regularly, to initiate conversations and promote interaction amongst the Service Users. There will be opportunities to create your own routes from a variety of locations within West Sussex. 

For more information, please visit https://www.westsussexmind.org/get-involved/volunteer-with-us/volunteering-opportunities

Skills

Confident at communicating, with good listening skills. You will also be practical, caring, considerate of others, empathetic and patient, with an enthusiasm for working with people.

Benefits

  • Welcome you to West Sussex Mind with a package of training and information needed to carry out the role.  

  • You will meet new people, have the opportunity to learn new skills and take part in regular in-house training.  

  • We will check-in regularly to ensure you are enjoying your volunteering role. 

Practical Considerations

  • We will reimburse pre-agreed expenses in line with West Sussex Mind’s policy

When do I need to be available?

Details up to two hours per week, on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons
Morning Afternoon Evening
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Register your Interest

  • 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 for a group of volunteers
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training