NR29, Great Yarmouth
Voluntary
Job description

Do you enjoy going out in the evening to socialise? We are looking for a friendly volunteer buddy to join a person we support in the evenings for activities that you both enjoy!

Activities will include:

  • Going to evening social clubs, such as pool club or church group, with a person we support
  • Chatting and getting to know new people
  • Helping to ensure the person supported is safe and having fun!

Activities will NOT include: Personal care, medication or managing finances

 

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Friendly, polite and enjoys chatting with people
  • Reliable/dependable and 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?

If you’d like to be a Dimensions volunteer buddy, we’d love to hear from you! Simply click on 'Apply now' below.

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