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Team Reading – Be part of Reading’s first Disability Awareness Day

Stewarding / Event Support volunteers needed for Reading Borough Council (RBC) in RG1

Reading’s Physical Disability and Sensory Needs Network is hosting Reading’s first Disability Awareness Day on Saturday 17th June 2017.

The event will celebrate the diversity of Reading residents and visitors who may have a long term condition, a physical disability, sensory need or neurological condition. Disabled people, their families, carers, voluntary organisations and other service providers will have the opportunity to gather and be part of what promises to be a fun filled and informative day.

We are seeking volunteers in the day to help with a range of tasks, including:

  • Helping with set-up.
  • Welcoming visitors and Reception desk.
  • Promoting the event in the town center.
  • Helping with refreshments.
  • Signposting visitors.
  • General assistance.

To join the team simply complete the registration form found HERE

Contact person firstname
Nina Crispin, Information & Engagement Officer
Lastname
Contact person's position
Contact instructions?
Please complete the following form to register to get involved:

https://rvaforms.wufoo.eu/forms/zszzdvk0kwrr14/
Location address line 1
Reading Borough Council
Line 2
Civic Offices
Line 3
Bridge St
Town
Reading
Postcode
RG1 2LU

Map
Location description
And within the town centre
Wheelchair accessible?
Yes
Car parking for the volunteer?
No
Secure bicycle parking?
Yes
Near public transport?
Yes
How much time?
For a one off event
What times and days of the week?
Sat AMSat PM
Availability required
Any of these times
Single dates NEW
17 June 2017
Additional timing details
We need volunteers between 10am-4pm on the day, broken into 2 hour shifts.
Task type?
Stewarding / Event Support
Will suit someone like this:
Enjoys variety and changeGood sense of humourSociableCommunicatorHas a few hours to spare
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Not specified
Is training given?
Yes
Training description
Induction and briefing on the day
Is support given?
Yes
Description of support
Working with a team of volunteers
Are expenses paid?
Yes
Description of expenses
Travel
Will I need my own transportation?
No
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
No
Are references required?
No
Will there be an interview?
Yes
Are they properly insured?
Yes
Minimum age
16
Do they need a specific gender?
No
How many volunteers needed?
15
Opportunity added on
10 May 2017

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