RNIB Carers' Café Volunteer - Fife

Recruiter
RNIB
Location
Fife
Posted
20 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Jul 2018
Ref
10127
Interests
Disability
Hours per month
1 to 10 hours
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

 

We need friendly volunteers to assist in the running of our fully accessible Carers Cafe for blind and partially sighted people, their parents and carers. We require help in the kitchen, organising and serving snacks.

A PVG Scotland Adults and Children Criminal Record check will be required.

What Will You Be Doing?
Having a chat and providing company; Help set up and run activities; Making teas and coffees; Acting as a sighted guide
Serving snacks
Clearing and cleaning tables
Keeping kitchen area clean and clear and tidy
Using dishwasher
Assisting at external events e.g bowling, fun days, Xmas party
Welcoming visitors, ameeting and greeting
   
When will you be needed?
Flexible

Location:
RNIB, Wilson Ave, Fife, KY2 5EF

What Skills/Experience Are Needed?
Good Communication Skills; Ability to listen; Understand issues for partially sighted; Friendly, helpful and understanding
   
What Will You Gain from the Role?
Working with a variety of people; Working with people with sight loss; New experiences and skills; A sense of achievement
   
What Support Will You Be Given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Induction; Expenses; Supervision and help from your Manager
 

 

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