We are always looking for volunteers to assist with our Signposting and Out and About Projects and to offer background support through administrative, IT and research roles.
As a volunteer you will be asked:
There are a variety of roles within the project, from working directly with clients, to researching information, assisting with administrative tasks, database entry etc.
Knowledge of the local community, a basic knowledge of mental health issues, a sense of humour and patience are desirable.
We are always grateful for the time our volunteers give us and we try wherever possible to tailor volunteering roles to suit the requirements and skills of the individual.
Volunteers are encouraged to enhance and develop their skills working with a dedicated team offering a valuable service to vulnerable people throughout Aberdeenshire.
If you are empathetic, practical, have good communication skills and are looking for a challenging, interesting and fulfilling volunteering experience you may be just what our clients need.
Assisting the administrative staff in maintaining and updating the project databases, updating social media accounts and producing regular newsletters.
You will work closely with our Project Workers and will assist seeking out and contacting local services and resources and undertaking administrative duties to suit the on-going needs of the project. You will participate in volunteer development including induction, ‘in-house’ training both internal and external as appropriate.
You will work closely with our Project Workers, attending weekly groups and helping to ensure their smooth running.