How to apply
Provide support to the Buckinghamshire Sensory Service team by supporting them with issues regarding the specialist equipment used by the service. This may include: troubleshooting, stock taking and reordering
A BISS/Action on Hearing Loss,
Flexible time commitments. All shifts will be Monday to Friday, during normal office hours.
What will you be doing?
As Equipment Support Volunteer, you’ll perform the following tasks:
Why do we need you?
Right now, someone in your family, or your friends or colleagues is affected by sensory loss. Perhaps you're affected yourself. By getting involved with us, you can make a difference to the lives of the 11 million people in the U.K. who have hearing loss.
What skills do you need?
Here’s what we think could be beneficial:
What support will you get?
We value your time and commitment and want to make sure you are enjoying volunteering with us.
In a recent survey, 92% of our volunteers would recommend Action on Hearing Loss as a good place to volunteer!
Regular support will be given by your own Volunteer Manager especially in the early stages of your role as you settle in. You will also receive informal support from other Action on Hearing Loss volunteers and staff as you work together.
Here’s what our volunteers say!
“I enjoy meeting people and helping them with their queries. Hearing loss can cause frustration and isolation, leading to loss of confidence. If I’m able to improve someone’s quality of life by sharing information or raising awareness of how others can help, then that’s very satisfying.” RB
What training is offered?
Action on Hearing Loss offers full, on-going training for all volunteers including an induction programme and further training specific to the volunteering role. This may include:
What will you gain?
Our volunteers receive the following benefits:
You may need to travel locally, whether by car or public transport. All reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed, according to the Action on Hearing Loss Travel and Subsistence Policy.
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