Accompany new members to our sport sessions
Reception / Meet and greet volunteers needed for Sport in Mind
Sport in Mind is looking for ad-hoc volunteers who can accompany new service users experiencing mental health problem to our sessions in order to make our activities more accessible.
This would include meeting the new service user near the session venue and accompanying them. You would then help the service user to engage in the activity and encourage them to get involved in games with other attendees.
Suitable volunteers for this role would need to be supportive, enthusiastic and understanding of the nature of mental health problems.
Car parking for the volunteer?
Secure bicycle parking?
Near public transport?
How much time?
A few hours a month
What times and days of the week?
Mon PMMon EVETue PMWed PMThu PMThu EVEFri PM
Any of these times
Reception / Meet and greet
Will suit someone like this:
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Is training given?
Is support given?
Description of expenses
If travel is long distance
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?
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