This is a fantastic learning & delelopment opportunity impacting lives to reduce social isolation facing widows.
As a befriender your skills personality & location will be matched support on 1---1 basis Every widow has different needs therefore what they required will be determined on their circumstances
As a fundraising volunteer,you will be giving the opportunity to get involve in our bag parking event where you gain experience in customer servive,meeting new people whiles raising funds for our cause with the widows helping you with communication skills
As an adimin Volunteer
We offer a huge renge of voluntary work for student to enhance their job haunting.It is a very rewarding activities for students to develop our CV and gain skills & knowledge meeting new people,adapt to office environment and help to impact & affect widows lives.
We appreciate & and recognise our volunteers by awarding certificate to you by ceremonial lord mayor at the end of year.
Student volunteers are incredible important to The widows empowerment trust.So we value our volunteers and we are looking for passionate & committed people who are prepare to volunteer with us,at least two hours a week
We work in partnership with Manchester University & Manchester Metropolitan University.We also take student on work experience to fulfil couse requirement,include voluntary work in event management, health & social care,media/public relation project management.
Student can also apply for other administrative or delivery of our workshop.We are open to all ideas and suggestion
As a PR & Marketing volunteer the role require computer skills & access to email .The ability to make new contacts and confidence in approaching the media and other organisations essential.
THE ROLE INCLUDE:
1.Advertising & publicising the charity activities.
2.Laising with local press & redio
3.Attracting new sponsors
4.Maintaining publicity material such as display board & leaflet
5.Dealing with appeals for funds & attracting donors & sponsors
6.Contacting organisations,delivering talk & presentation to various audience
7.Establishing relationship with local organisations & businesses
*.Approachable and friendly
*.Good verbal and written communication skills
*Ability to work on your own using initiative
*Enjoy partnership & development work
This is a fantastic leaning & development opportunity impacting lives to reduce social isolation facing widows.As a befriender your skills,personality & location will be matched appropriately to widow & family that need support on 1--1 basis.Every wodow & famihas different needs,therefore what they required will be determined on their circumstance.your responsibility could be 1--1 home visit or telephone conversation.Helpping widows to build their social skills,confidence & self esteem.Also oaring pampering session to help individual archive greater independence & friendship building.
We are looking for volunteers who are able to give 1--2 hours a week and be committed to the role for 6 months.volunteer must also attend on going training.
If you want to make a difference in the life of widows and want to be part of our team,this is the role for you.
This could be an ideal opportunity for someone that want to gain experience in social care field
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