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  • Volunteer Fundraising Coordinator
    with Samaritans of Kirkcaldy & District

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO62569 - Created/last updated: 27/05/2021


    About this opportunity:

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:The volunteer would attend Induction and Module 1 of Samaritans Initial Training together with potential volunteers for listening roles. If there was further training available, through FVA for example, they would be able to attend if they wished to do so. Also Samaritans General Office Fundraising Team are available for advice if required. All volunteers are supported by a team, and every other volunteer in the branch.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Expense forms are completed by the volunteer and submitted at regular intervals (no specific timescales, volunteer can decide, though not less than twice a year).

    Experience required:Preferably, though not essential, experience in a fundraising capacity, self-motivated and enthusiastic. Basic IT skills e.g. documents and spreadsheets. Able to work with people of all ages, backgrounds, abilities. Supportive of Samaritan values.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

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

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe position will be based in the branch at 246 St Clair St, Kirkcaldy. Fundraising activities may be away from branch - travel expenses will be paid.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the 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:

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