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Awareness Raising Volunteer - Rayleigh & Rochford

We are looking for a volunteer to promote our services and highlight our presence in local communities as well as raising awareness of dementia and providing dementia related information

The role of the volunteer can include (depending on local needs, personal skills and experience):

• Promoting the services of Alzheimer's Society locally in a wide range of ways, from the distribution of leaflets, booklets and posters, liaising with the media, through websites and social networking and by attending local groups, gatherings and community events

• Maintaining accurate and timely records of activities carried out

• Liaising with local colleagues and seeking support from the Society's communications specialists around any media activity

The impact you'll make..

Your involvement will ensure that information about our services is highly visible and readily available to those who need us.

Skills

This role will suit you if you..

• Are confident and enthusiastic

• Have good verbal communication skills, by telephone and face to face

• Know about, or are willing to learn about, dementia and its impact on people

Register your interest

You will be redirected to the Volunteer Essex website

Posted for

Alzheimers Society - Essex

Posted by

Volunteer Essex

Register your interest

You will be redirected to the Volunteer Essex website

Interests

  • Disability
  • Mental Health
  • Older People

Activities

  • Local Events
  • 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
    Must be over 16
  • Training provided
    training (as appropriate), buddying (as appropriate), role manager, regular meetings elearning, face to face ( as appropriate to role)
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description
    Not sure

When can I volunteer?

Between these dates: 30/07/2018 - 30/07/2019

On these days:

Mon-Fri Day Eve
Weekend Day Eve

Location:

Rayleigh and Rochford

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