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Volunteering Opportunity: VO71422

  • Board Member
    with Living Solutions (Scotland).

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:Living Solutions is a dynamic social enterprise and recognised charity based in Cowdenbeath which provides forestry, tree surgery and countryside services across Central Scotland
     •  One of our aims as a charity is to reduce unemployment and this is done through our academy which leads to forestry and arborist training programmes for local unemployed young people
     •  Living Solutions require a Board Member
     •  Meetings take place for around an hour, 4 times a year
     •  An interest in young people with barriers to employment or an interest in trees and the natural environment would be ideal
     • 
    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 and ongoing training and support.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    No

    Experience required:Looking for someone with an interest in young people and the environment who can assist with the organisation's ongoing development.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Interview

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsMeetings take place at Yard 7a Thistle Industrial Estate, Cowdenbeath, Fife, KY4 8LP.

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