Are you good with household budgeting?

Learning support / Mentoring volunteers needed for Catalyst Housing in RG30

Are you good at managing your finances and would you like to help our residents to do the same? This role might be for you.

You will be working alongside our Employment and Financial Inclusion Coordinator supporting residents to take steps to deal with their debt such as form filling , completing a budget or helping them to reduce their utility bills.

You will be empowering residents to take control of their debt and helping them to navigate the process and signposting to Reading CAB as and when required.

Organisation
Contact person firstname
Tina
Lastname
Ford
Contact person's position
Community Investment Coordinator
Their phone number?
0208 8323542
Mobile?
07870198584
Contact instructions?
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
Location address line 1
Unit 2 Montague House
Line 2
12 Spey Road
Town
Reading
County
Berkshire
Postcode
RG30 4DG

Map
Wheelchair accessible?
Yes
Car parking for the volunteer?
Yes
Secure bicycle parking?
Yes
Near public transport?
Yes
How much time?
A few hours a week
What times and days of the week?
Thu AMThu PM
Availability required
All of these times
Task type?
Learning support / Mentoring
Will suit someone like this:
Prefers a specific rolePrefers a regular scheduleSelf organised/motivatedKeen learnerPrecise and methodicalGood sense of humourSociableCommunicatorEmotionally robust
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
No
Is training given?
Yes
Training description
Debt Management
Is support given?
Yes
Description of support
From coordinator and other team memebers
Are expenses paid?
Yes
Description of expenses
Travel
Will I need my own transportation?
No
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Yes
Are references required?
Yes
Will there be an interview?
Yes
Are they properly insured?
Yes
Minimum age
18
Do they need a specific gender?
No
How many volunteers needed?
2
Opportunity added on
4 November 2016