Help us combat loneliness and social isolation in Southcote
Support volunteers needed for Southcote Community Association in RG30
We are seeking volunteers to help out at our Monday Over 50s club in Southcote.
We are looking for people who could help us ensure that the club runs smoothly and safely and that members feel welcome.
Tasks for this role will include:
- Welcoming members as they arrive and showing them to their seats.
- Taking tea and coffee orders.
- Helping out with the activities; quizzes, bingo etc.
- Chatting with members.
- Helping with packing away at the end of the session.
We are looking for friendly, sociable volunteers who are happy to muck in to make sure that the clubs members have a fun, safe and enjoyable experience.
The few hours you offer each week will make a real difference to a club that plays an important part in combating loneliness and social isolation.
Location address line 1
Southcote Youth and Community Centre
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?
Any of these times
Additional timing details
Every Monday from 12:00-4pm
Will suit someone like this:
Enjoys variety and changePrefers a regular scheduleLikes team workGood sense of humourSociablePatientSupportiveCommunicatorEmotionally robust
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Induction, risk assessments and health and safety training provided. Possibility of food handling training.
Description of support
Working as part of a team of community spirited volunteers
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
6 April 2017
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