Hartlepool, Hartlepool
Voluntary
Job description

"Dave" enjoys going to the local social club on a Saturday evening. He likes having a drink, joining in some activities and watching Match of the Day on the big screens!

 

We are looking for a male volunteer (in order to complement the current staffing and living situation), who would enjoy joining in on these activities with "Dave".

 

Activities will NOT include: Personal care, medication or financial assistance

 

We’re looking for a male volunteer who is:

  • Local and enjoys watching Match of the Day
  • Friendly, chatty and a good listener
  • Reliable/Dependable and willing to commit to volunteer on a regular basis (eg once a week, every other week or even once a month)

 

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!

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Posted on: 16 July 2019
Closed date: 27 September 2019
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker