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  • Catering Volunteer
    with CONNECT Friends Club

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO75938 - Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:An opportunity has become available to be part of a friendly community social network. Connect Friends club is all about addressing loneliness and they now need more volunteers to help them manage their growing membership and community involvement. This position would require you to be on a refreshments rota once every 4 or 5 weeks. You can choose to be on the rota more often if you wish. You will make tea and coffee, lay out and serve light refreshments then tidy up. CONNECT is on every Friday and you are welcome to come along any Friday just to join in the fun. There is a varies entertainment programme each week. This opportunity would suit someone who is friendly willing and helpful. Expenses will be reimbursed for any contributions you make to the refreshments. There would also be the opportunity to to become more involved in CONNECT if you felt you had a specific talent for helping out with other aspects of CONNECT. We are open to new ideas for CONNECT and through this role you will help to keep CONNECT running smoothly.

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:14
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Informal chats, orientation
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Reasonable travel expenses mileage 45p per mile or public transport cost

    Experience required:Reliable, friendly and helpful personality. Willing to contribute and participate in CONNECT through preparing and serving light refreshments when it is their turn on the rota. No previous experience in needed and support, assistance and mentoring will be provided as required

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    It is stated in the constitution that membership shall be open to young people aged 14 years and upward who participate in in CONNECT as volunteers. This encourages links with a local school.

    Application process:Informal Chat; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsWellesley Parish Church Hall, Wellesley Road, Methil KY8 3BT

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

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