Volunteer Befriender

Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Salary: Out of pocket expenses will be paid
Location: Johnstone

Renfrewshire Supported Living Service supports adults with learning and physical disabilities within their homes and out in the community.

We support a 33 year old male with learning difficulties in the Johnstone area and looking for a volunteer befriender.

PURPOSE OF THIS ROLE:

The purpose of this role is to support the man to go swimming and play pool which he enjoys.

MAIN TASKS:

  • Go to the gym
  • Go to swimming
  • Go walking

REQUIRED SKILLS, QUALITIES AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Good communicator
  • caring
  • kind
  • reliable
  • enthusiastic

WHERE AND WHEN:

This opportunity will take place in the Paisley and Johnstone area.

COMMITMENT REQUIRED:

To get the most out of the opportunity it would great if you can commit to at least 6 months.

TRAINING AND SUPPORT:

  • Adult protection
  • Safer handling

RESTRICTIONS:

 Due to the nature of the role the minimum age would be 30 years old.

TRANSPORT:

If volunteers wish to use their own transport, they will need business insurance.

SELECTION PROCEDURE:

Application form, meeting with staff member, references and PVG check.

TASTER SESSIONS:

Interested volunteer would be welcome to come along to the project to meet with the people we support.

s1 says:

This job has been on the site for more than a week and could be removed at any time! Get your application in now before you miss out!Apply now
Contact Name Louise McGinty
Telephone 01505 616109
Address Quarriers Volunteer Centre
Quarriers Village
Head Office
Bridge of Weir
PA11 3SX
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