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  • Charity Trustees
    with Age Concern - Cupar

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO61244 - Created/last updated: 05/05/2017



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    About this opportunity:Trustees have the responsibility of the running of Age Concern Cupar which is a Registered Charity and Trustees have responsibility from that Registration. The paid staff comprise a manager and five others who are supported by volunteers who carry out the duties necessary to attend on up to 60 elderly members that visit each day, Monday to Friday.
    The Trustees form the membership of five sub-committees:- Staffing, Transport, Property, Fundraising and Finance. New Trustees would become members of one of these based on their particular interest or knowledge.

    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays

    Training provided:No details were provided about the training made available to volunteers. Please contact us to find out more.

    Experience required:Someone with empathy and understanding of what Age Concern Cupar is about, have good communication skills and ability to listen and join in discussion and conversations. Knowledge of either Employment Law, fundraising and HR would be helpful to the charity, possibly one person for each requirement.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Informal Chat; PVG membership required; References

    Travel DetailsAll activities for Trustees are based at Age Concern Cupar, Provost Wynd, Cupar, KY15 5HE.


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    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity please call us on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this brief form:
     
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