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Volunteering Opportunity: VO67327

  • Vice Chair
    with LOST (Lee O'Brien Solvent Trust).

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:Lee O'Brien Solvent Trust (LOST) is a charitable Trust for providing information and education on solvent abuse
     •  This is primarily carried out within schools to children but also to Homeless Units, youth clubs or any part of society requiring education and information on solvent abuse
     •  The Vice Chairperson is the one in charge of the day-to-day running of the Trust
     •  The Vice Chair arranges/carries out all outreach opportunities (with help from outreach workers, admin staff, etc)
     •  It is an active role with many opportunities of being the 'front face' of this Trust and meeting a variety of people e
     • g
     •  volunteers, police, headteachers and teachers, housing support staff, not to mention teenagers
     • 
    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:The volunteer will receive induction training and support.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    No

    Experience required:Ability to communicate with senior business people, headteachers but also relate directly with teenagers. Ability to interact one-to-one with teenagers.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe office is based in Leven and Board Meetings are usually held within the offices. Travel is throughout Fife but predominantly East Fife.

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