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General Helper - Gosport Games

Could you spare a couple of hours a week to support older people?
Brendoncare Club Hampshire - Gosport Club are looking for a Gosport Gamer Helper volunteer who could meet and escort members from their transport into the club room, help them settle in and to assist with refreshments. If able, you will be asked to assist with the setting up and clearing away at the meeting.

Talking to someone who has not had a proper conversation with another human being for a few days is very important. You will be playing a major role in ensuring members feel valued and cared for.

Refreshments are a major part of the meetings and you will be involved in the preparation, distribution and clearing away of cups, saucers and plates.
Out of pocket expenses paid and travel expenses within an 8 mile radius of the club venue.

Volunteers should be aged at least 16 years or older and a DBS check will be required.

Skills

- Someone who would get on well and chat with older people and to have empathy.
- Someone who could escort an older person and have an interest in their well-being.
- Volunteers would need to make a regular commitment of at least a couple of hours per week on a Wednesday afternoon.

Register your interest

You will be redirected to the Gosport Voluntary Action website

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The Brendoncare Foundation

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Gosport Voluntary Action

Register your interest

You will be redirected to the Gosport Voluntary Action website

Interests

  • Health and Social Care
  • Older People

Activities

  • Supporting Charities
  • Supporting People and Befriending

Details

  • Accessibility
  • DBS check required
    Required for this role.
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for Under 18's
    Volunteer must be at least 16 or over.
  • Training provided
    Awareness session for all volunteers.
  • Volunteer induction
    One day, one-off Brendoncare Induction Workshop.
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Between these dates: 07/12/2016 - 31/12/2019

On these days:

Mon-Fri Day Eve
Weekend Day Eve

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