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Activity Volunteer

We are seeking volunteers with specialist skills we can offer to our service users and/or the organisation. This may be for individuals, groups or a specific activity to service users/the organisation on an ongoing or one- off basis. Skills could include haircuts, chiropody, complementary therapies, art therapy, literacy classes, practical support, marketing, fundraising, IT or business skills. Whatever you feel you may be able to offer.

About Streetwork

We enable a life off the street for people facing extremely difficult circumstances. We work with them to resolve their homelessness as quickly as possible through expert and compassionate support and advice. People can visit our Hub but we can also go to them - either on the street or in their accommodation.

Experience Required

Evidence of your specialist skills that we can offer as individual or group activities to service users/or to the organisation on an ongoing or one-off basis.

Training Details

Induction and training will begin when the volunteer starts. Support for volunteers is ongoing through this process and any identified training needs provided as appropriate.

Flexibility & Commitment

School Holidays;Term Time

Flexible as to availability and role, one 2 hour shift per month for a minimum of 6 months.

Location/Travel Details

This volunteer role will be based at our offices at 18 South Bridge or at our Crisis Centre, 22 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh.

Expenses

Streetwork will pay for any out of pocket expenses like travel costs.

Accessibility Details

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