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People Person Volunteer
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SummaryGuideposts CONNECT groups help people to connect with others if they are looking for new local friendships, or if they are a carer, or are living with a long te
Job title: People Person Volunteer
Hours: 2.5 hours between 10.00am and 1.00pm
Location: options local to you
- Whitminster (nr Stroud) - alternate Thursdays
- Farmers Club (Gloucester) - alternate Thursdays
- Wheatpieces (Tewkesbury) - alternate Wednesdays
- Community Hub (Stroud Centre) - alternate Wednesdays
- Charfield (nr Wotton)
Guideposts CONNECT groups help people to connect with others if they are looking for new local friendships, or if they are a carer, or are living with a long term health condition. It’s a social opportunity for a cuppa, conversation and laughs.
CONNECT needs a people person to help others connect, make new friendships, have fun and discover new hobbies.
Are you a people person who enjoys conversation and laughs with others?
Do you have a hobby or interest that you could share with others?
Do you have 2.5 hours spare every other week?
If so, this opportunity could be perfect for you
You will receive:
· Paid expenses
· Working with a friendly, experienced team
· Opportunities to take part in events or activities and be part of a new social network
Closing Date for applications: Sunday 26th June (11.59pm)
We run a range of services that are focused on helping people to achieve their potential regardless of their circumstances. We connect people together so that they can experience the joy that comes from friendship, activity, learning, purpose and occupation. We love what we do and we love seeing people flourish.
Many of the people we support come from the most disadvantaged groups in our society, including children and adults with additional needs and disabilities, people with mental health problems, older people with dementia and other neuro-degenerative conditions, and the families or carers of all these groups. We believe that all people should be equally valued and have an equal chance to live the best life possible, that is why we do what we do.