The volunteer will help delivering 1-1 support for minority ethnic older clients who are registered with our Minority Ethic 60+ Project and living in Fife. They will also have the opportunity to organise outings and may be asked to provide occasional language support. You will have experience of working with diverse communities and have a commitment and understanding of equality and diversity.
Specific Abilities Skills, experience, knowledge for this opportunity
-Ability to speak another/other languages specific languages, of interest Cantonese, Urdu/Punjabi, Polish/Romanian, or other minority ethnic languages -Good listening skills -Ability to work as part of a team -Experience of record keeping
Please contact us to find out when this opportunity takes place.
We have a handbook and induction checklist for all staff volunteers will receive the same support an training as paid staff
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Yes - public transport rates and mileage rates
1. A commitment to equality and diversity
2. An openness and willingness to learn
3. Good communication skills
4. Time to dedicate to volunteering
5. A warm welcoming personality
6. Experience of using Microsoft Office and Teams
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