Male Volunteer Woodwork Buddy - Potter Heigham

Posted by Dimensions UK

Male Volunteer Woodwork Buddy - Potter Heigham

Great Yarmouth, Norfolk Check commute

Voluntary

About the organisation

Dimensions is a specialist not-for-profit provider of services for people with learning disabilities and people who experience autism. We provi... Read more

Job Description

We are looking for a male volunteer who is creative and can help the people we support with woodwork activities in Potter Heigham.


Activities will include:

  • Woodwork and similar activities with people we support
  • Helping to ensure they are safe and having fun
  • Providing chat and friendship

Activities will NOT include: Personal care or medication

A support worker will always be present when you volunteer, so you would be there to provide company and friendship to the people we support and be someone they can enjoy woodwork with!

We are looking for a male volunteer who is:

  • Creative with an enjoyment for woodwork 
  • Friendly, polite and enjoys chatting with people
  • Reliable/dependable
  • Willing to commit to volunteer regularly (exact times and days can be discussed)

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?

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