We need a Rota Secretary to keep our volunteer service coordinated
Administration volunteers needed for Reading Samaritans in RG1
We’re looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team as a Rota Secretary. You’ll ensure that our listening service rota is filled and you’ll contact our volunteers by phone, email or text to ask them to fill any gaps that remain.
You’ll need to have good organisational skills, as well as good communication skills and experience of databases.
Full support and training will be given, and we can reimburse reasonable out of pocket expenses. Initially you’ll carry out the role from our Centre on Cholmeley Road but once trained, you can carry out this role from home if you’d prefer.
Interested? Want to know more about what it is like to volunteer with Reading Samaritans? Read Karen and Dave’s Volunteering Story
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Once trained volunteers will have the option of coming into the office or working from home.
Car parking for the volunteer?
Secure bicycle parking?
Near public transport?
How much time?
A few hours a week
What times and days of the week?
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Any of these times
Additional timing details
5-7 hours a week
Will suit someone like this:
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Induction training to our service and "on-the-job" training on systems.
Description of support
from fellow volunteers and named supervisor
Description of expenses
Cost of phone calls reimbursed
Will I need my own transportation?
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Are references required?
Will there be an interview?
Are they properly insured?
Do they need a specific gender?
How many volunteers needed?
Opportunity added on
7 March 2017