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Volunteering Opportunity: VO61244

  • Charity Trustees
    with Age Scotland (Cupar).

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020

    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:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:No details were provided about the training made available to volunteers. Please contact us to find out more.

    Out of pocket expenses paid?

    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

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

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

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.