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  • Member of the Board of Directors
    with Later Life Choices Glenrothes

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO48266 - Created/last updated: 22/11/2021



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    About this opportunity:Later Life Choices provides services for older people in the Glenrothes area that enhance their quality and enjoyment of life by encouraging interaction, mental & physical activity, and companionship. Will you be the someone who makes a difference? Then why not volunteer as a board member! No qualifications are needed but you should have a drive to want to make life better for older people. By joining our Board of Directors, you will help steer the organisation and gain valuable experience in management and governance. Your own experience and expertise will contribute to the boards ability to provide the services needed to meet this aim. This opportunity not only gives you the chance to develop your own management, planning and teamwork skills, but contributing effectively also gives you a very real feeling of actively helping vulnerable people.

    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:85
    Training provided:No details were provided about the training made available to volunteers. Please contact us to find out more.

    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Travel expenses can be paid on the night at a rate agreed by the board

    Experience required:Good, independent judgement An ability to think creatively A willingness to speak authentically and honestly An ability to work effectively as a member of a team A commitment to ACG's purpose

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    Maximum age is related to insurance.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview; PVG membership required; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe Board meets at 100 Scott Road, Glenrothes, KY6 1AE (though they are using skype group calls at present)

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is not suitable for Saltire Awards (for volunteers aged 12-25).

    What Now?

    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:

    Please tell us what age group you are in:
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