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Voluntary Action Shetland

Highlighted Volunteering Opportunity

ROYAL VOLUNTARY SERVICE: SOCIAL CLUB VOLUNTEER – WALLS, AITH, BURRA

Description

This is an opportunity to work with other volunteers to run Social Clubs at various locations throughout Shetland with support and guidance.

Duties include:
chatting with older adults / booking entertainment such a music, talks, photography / Organising activities such as board games / Arranging day trips for example visiting a museum / taking a register / handling money / reporting any concerns about an elderly person / booking transport.
Volunteers arrive early to set up and stay to finish up any activity. 

Experience Required

Good communication skills, experience of working with the elderly, basic numeracy skills.

Restrictions

Volunteer needs to be reliable.

Minimum Age

14.

Expenses

Yes.

 


For further information please contact: 

Kathleen Williamson, VAS Volunteer Placement and Support Worker
01595 743910 kathleen.williamson@shetland.org

 

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