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Volunteering Opportunity: VO67101

  • Management Committee Member
    with Abbeyview Day Centre.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020

    About this opportunity:Opportunity to join the Board of Directors to attend Committee Meetings, every 6 weeks
     •  Along with the other members, you will be supporting and advising the organisations management in the day to day running of Centre
     •  You will be helping come decisions about the present/future development of the service
     •  This would suit an individual who has past experience with working with the elderly (but not essential) but must have an interest in older people and has the time to attend meetings and any fundraising events planned
     •  Abbeyview Day Centre provides day care for individuals over the age of 65, who the majority have a form of dementia
    Takes place:Please contact us to find out when this opportunity takes place.
    Minimum age:none specified - most organisations will work with volunteers aged 16 and over
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Board member would have induction with Chairperson.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Public transport rates or mileage.

    Experience required:Experience with working in the care profession (but not essential). Interest in the welfare of older people. Fundraising experience would be a benefit but again not essential. Knowledge of issues effecting the elderly, communication skills and willingness to attend learning opportunities.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview; PVG membership required; References; Trial Period

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsAbbeyview, Dunfermline

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