RNIB Awareness Raising Volunteer - Scotland

Recruiter
Location
Scotland
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Ref
9663
Skills
Fundraising
Interests
Disability
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

Be our Ambassador and help RNIB to engage people in your local community. By holding Information Days in your local area you can help us to raise awareness about the impact of sight loss and how our services can transform lives. We offer practical and emotional support and have a vast number of services, such as our fantastic Talking Books service which began 80 years ago.

What Will You Be Doing?
Build relationships with local retailers; Help to organise and manage events; Raising Awareness of RNIB Group
You will be acting as an Ambassador for RNIB Group by setting up and delivering information days/stands on pre-arranged dates with local retailers, groups and health fairs and setting up a small information stand with RNIB’s materials
 
When will you be needed?
Flexible

Location:
Your local area
 
What Skills/Experience Are Needed?
Good Communication Skills; Ability to use your own initiative; Good verbal communication skills
   
What Will You Gain from the Role?
A chance to give something back; A chance to make a difference; Experience of fundraising; Working with a variety of people; Meeting new people
   
What Support Will You Be Given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Induction; Expenses; Supervision and help from your Manager; Regular updates; Training as appropriate