Volunteering

ACTIVITY VOLUNTEER

Leonard Cheshire

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We are looking for enthusiastic, reliable and flexible volunteers to provide additional support to people who use our services on a 1-1 or group basis, independently or with other staff/volunteers dependent on activity/numbers taking part

Specific tasks & duties
• Supporting adults with physical disabilities to take part in group/ 1-1 activities.
• Activities may take place within Leonard Cheshire premises or within the community.
• Be familiar with the risk assessment for the role.
• Attend regular review and support meetings every 6 months.


Skills needed
• Positive attitude to working with disabled people
• Enthusiasm
• Good interpersonal skills
• Reliable and trustworthy
• Open to learning new skills
• Willingness to attend training
• Committed to working within our aims, values, policies and procedures.

 

Training provided
Full induction training including;
• Information on Leonard Cheshire
• Leonard Cheshire’s policies and procedures, including boundaries
• Disability rights & Communication
• Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults (SOVA)



Application Requirements
• Application form, two references, informal interview
• Access NI Disclosure

Closing Date

Sunday / 31 January 2021 5:00pm
5:00pm

Contact Details

For more information please click on the link below or email [email protected]

https://www.leonardcheshire.org/volunteering-opportunities/activity-volunteer-0

12 Derryvolgie Avenue
Belfast
Ireland