Manchester, Greater Manchester
Unpaid role
Voluntary, 2 hours a week
Job description

Are you compassionate, reliable, and patient? If so, we are looking for someone to join us as a Volunteer Befriender at our Fletcher Court service in Wythenshawe. Our service provides support to vulnerable adults at home or in the community.

As part of your role you will provide:

  • Emotional support,
  • Companionship,
  • Encouraging service users to be more involved in the community,
  • Going for walks or trips to cafes.

You will be willing to volunteer for two hours a week and be able to commit for a period of time.

Becoming a Volunteer Befriender can provide you with an excellent opportunity for you to develop your communication skills, contribute to your local community, and gain experience in a community/Mental Health care environment.

Creative Support is a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organisation. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer who have recently received Investors in People Silver award. We actively encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds and cultures.

All volunteers must have had their first Covid 19 vaccination prior to starting volunteering with us and be committed to having their second vaccination by 1st November 2021.


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Creative Support

Creative Support is a national, high quality provider of person centred social care services for people with learning disabilities, mental heal... Read more

Posted on: 14 October 2021
Closing date: 27 October 2021
Job ref: 43806
Tags: Social Work
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