E2, London E9, London Greater London N1, London

Voluntary

About the organisation

Centra Care & Support provides support and care services and supported housing management services across the group partners of Circle, one... Read more

Job Description

Centra Care & Support is a non-profit charity who provides fun activities or emotional guidance for volunteers to facilitate for vulnerable adults living in sheltered housing, across London.

Activities would include:

  • Building a positive, non-judgmental relationship with a group of service users from Centra’s Older People’s Service.

  • Helping develop gardening skills and knowledge specific to growing food, through group workshops, individually tailored support, guidance and encouragement.

  • Working with service users to set up a Gardening Club within the scheme.

  • Working with service users and external partners to develop a food growing scheme which fulfils the needs and interests of scheme residents.

Support is provided for volunteers:

  • Volunteers receive a thorough induction and have access to any relevant in-house and external training.

  • Volunteers have a named supervisor providing day-to-day support and encouragement.

  • Reasonable travel and lunch expenses will be reimbursed.