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  • Community Volunteer
    with Mary's Meals

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO86718 - Created/last updated: 09/06/2021



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    About this opportunity:Would you like the opportunity to support Mary's Meals' work to feed hungry children their global movement, to help raise awareness about Mary's Meals and fundraise for their work.

    As a Community Volunteer you can contribute as an individual or become part of one of their local groups of passionate volunteers, helping to grow their movement by motivating and inspiring people in your local community to support their work.

    If you have a little time to spare, you enjoy meeting like-minded people, want to learn new skills and you'd like to help their amazing cause, then the Community Volunteer role is perfect for you!

    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Induction training with volunteer manager lasting 1.5 hours. Speaker training with vm although professional training is available periodically. Zoom training if needed. Other health & wellbeing and training sessions available as requested and when available.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - 45p per mile or public transport reimbursed weekly. Other expenses paid as agreed.

    Experience required:Friendly and diplomatic to everyone you meet. Excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise with people at all levels Share their vision, mission and values Enjoy meeting new people and interacting with others Honest and trustworthy Confident and willing to act as the face of Marys Meals in your local community Resilient and flexible - comfortable with independent working Self-motivated and capable of motivating others Enthusiastic to support the organisation an

    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 DetailsAll over Fife and travel will be within your local community using your own or public transport.

    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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