Help build the confidence & self-esteem of women we support
Learning support / Mentoring volunteers needed for Browns Community Services CIC
We are looking for inspirational and dynamic individuals who come from a HR/ Management background, who are used to undertaking the recruitment of staff/interviewing and willing to share this knowledge and give feedback to the attendees of the 4Es to Employment courses.
Your role will include helping to build the confidence & self-esteem of service users and supporting them into training, volunteering, work placements or education.
Main Tasks will include:
- Supporting the delivery of Browns Community Services 4Es to Employment courses to small groups
- Supporting clients 1:1 by producing tailored individual CVs and cover letters
- Supporting clients in filling out application forms
- Updating records of clients attending the course and their progression and outcomes
- Mentoring and supporting participants on a regular basis to ensure their progress over the courses
Town centre venue TBC
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?
Mon AMMon PMMon EVETue AMTue PMTue EVEWed AMWed PMWed EVEThu AMThu PMThu EVEFri AMFri PMFri EVE
Any of these times
Additional timing details
4 hours a week on a set day/evening
Learning support / Mentoring
Will suit someone like this:
Likes team workKeen learnerGood sense of humourSociablePatientSupportiveCommunicatorEmotionally robust
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
2-day induction training to the role as well as ongoing training when in the role
Description of support
Monthly supervision and support, on-call staff
Description of expenses
Travel expenses can be reimbursed if receipts provided
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
22 June 2017
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