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Volunteering Opportunity: VO88338
Minority Ethnic 60+ support volunteer with Fife Centre for Equalities.
Created/last updated: 13/09/2021
About this opportunity:
The volunteer will help delivering 1-1 support for minority ethnic older clients who are registered with our Minority Ethic 60+ Project and living in Fife • They will also have the opportunity to organise outings and may be asked to provide occasional language support • You will have experience of working with diverse communities and have a commitment and understanding of equality and diversity •
Specific Abilities Skills, experience, knowledge for this opportunity
-Ability to speak another/other languages specific languages, of interest Cantonese, Urdu/Punjabi, Polish/Romanian, or other minority ethnic languages
-Good listening skills
-Ability to work as part of a team
-Experience of record keeping
Please contact us to find out when this opportunity takes place.
We have a handbook and induction checklist for all staff volunteers will receive the same support an training as paid staff
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Yes - public transport rates and mileage rates
1. A commitment to equality and diversity
2. An openness and willingness to learn
3. Good communication skills
4. Time to dedicate to volunteering
5. A warm welcoming personality
6. Experience of using Microsoft Office and Teams