Leeds, West Yorkshire
Voluntary
Job description

Do you like gardening or baking… or any interesting activity?  

 

A gentleman we support in Ardsley would love to have a buddy to spend a couple of hours with each week. 

 

He enjoys gardening and baking in particular, so if you like these activities also, do get in touch!   

 

 

We're looking for someone who:

  • Enjoys doing different activities, such as baking and gardening
  • Friendly and a good listener
  • Reliable/dependable
  • Comfortable chatting with people with learning disabilities and autism
  • Willing to commit to volunteer regularly (exact times/days can be agreed)

 

A DBS check and two character references will be required for this role. 

 

What you’ll gain from being a Dimensions volunteer:

Our volunteers play a vital role in our work and in return, we support them with:

  • Free certificated training (with access to 800 plus courses)
  • Free membership to an online shopping discount scheme
  • Comprehensive support from professional, friendly and trained Dimensions staff
  • Agreed travel expenses reimbursed
  • An opportunity to gain real experience in the social care sector

 

Want to apply for this role?

If you’d like to be a Dimensions volunteer, we’d love to hear from you! Simply click on Apply with Charity Jobs below.

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Posted on: 12 July 2019
Closed date: 27 September 2019
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker