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Volunteering Opportunity: VO79113
Volunteer Practitioner with Kingdom Community Bank.
Created/last updated: 04/08/2020
About this opportunity:
Kingdom Community Bank need your help to offer affordable credit and saving opportunities to the people of Fife • You will engage with people locally and offer financial inclusion as a part of their service to the community •
Volunteers at KCB operate on the front line in their community Access Point • There, they offer a range of financial services from savings to affordable loans, and their volunteers help and facilitate local people accessing these services •
Volunteers should be willing to champion the credit union, assist their members with completing forms etc and support the ethos and principles of credit unions •
You should be an effective communicator, comfortable with people and prepared to commit 2/3 hours per week •
After selection the volunteer will receive training until they feel competent and able to manage various scenarios. Thereafter, regular visits will occur and there is a community resource to seek guidance and support, as well as ongoing telephone assistance.
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Yes - Volunteers shall submit a weekly & monthly expenses claim for reimbursement, either at public transport rates or at 40p/mile.
Dealing with people, completing forms, numeracy, outgoing and engaging personality
Restrictions on who can volunteer
Age restriction applies because they seek live skills and maturity.