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Volunteering Opportunity: VO88648

  • Sorter/Picker/Ironer
    with Children's clothing bank, Dunfermline.

    Created/last updated: 26/03/2024

    About this opportunity:Based in Dunfermline, The Children's Clothing Bank Dunfermline has a range of roles for volunteers
     •  We receive donations of good quality children's clothing which are passed on to families through our referral system
     •  We currently need regular support in our premises to help sort through donations and select clothes to make up a referral pack
     •  There is a friendly and sociable atmosphere and a chance to meet other volunteers
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:All volunteers will receive an induction from one of our trustees which will include: -information about CCBD including their vision, mission and future plans; -a tour round their premises and an overview of procedures and policies - including health and safety, confidentiality, Covid-19, equality/diversity and support available; -information about the specific volunteer role you will be undertaking; and -the chance to meet other volunteers.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?

    Experience required:None, although you should also be reliable, courteous and non-judgemental, adhering to policies of inclusion, equality and diversity as well as to health and safety requirements.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

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

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel Details21 Chalmers Street, Dunfermline, KY12 8NX. A short walk from Dunfermline bus station or if travelling by car, there is a pay car park opposite the premises (Glen Bridge Car Park) Alternatively, free parking is available at Pittencrieff Park Car Park, a five minute stroll away.

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