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Day Centre Assistant Volunteer - South Woodham Ferrers

Action for Family Carers makes a positive difference to the lives of all Carers by providing valued, high quality support services in times of need.

We are seeking volunteers within our Adult Day Care Respite Centre in South Woodham Ferrers, assisting staff and other volunteers in supporting the clients that attend.

The role involves encouraging clients to participate in conversation, entertainment and activities as well as assisting at meal times.

Skills

Skills required:

• Enthusiasm

• Good listening and communication skills

• Ability to work as a member of a team

• Flexibility of approach to all tasks

• An awareness of the problems caused by disability

• A willingness to undertake training for the role

Action for Family Carers offers a rewarding, satisfying role with ongoing training and development in a supportive environment.     



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Action for Family Carers

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Volunteer Essex

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Interests

  • Disability
  • Health and Social Care
  • Older People

Activities

  • General Helping
  • Supporting Charities
  • Supporting People and Befriending

Details

  • Accessibility
  • Data Protection policy
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
    16+
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

On these days:

Mon-Fri Day Eve
Weekend Day Eve

Location:

Chelmsford

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