Fundraising Volunteer with The Clockhouse,Milford -Posted 08.04.2022
The Clockhouse is a day centre that has been established for over 30yrs in Milford. We provide a welcoming atmosphere for over 50yr olds in and around the Milford area.
Our aim is to combat social isolation.
The Clockhouse is open from 9.30am - 3.30pm on weekdays and offers a wide range of activities, special events, entertainment and lunches , as well as trips and weekends away.
The Clockhouse is looking for fundraising volunteers to join our friendly & sociable team of fundraising volunteers who support our work. The tasks involved include doing flyer drops,attending a monthly support meeting, getting involved in fundraising activities, contributing to fundraising ideas and more.
Hours: 1 -2 hours a week (Flexibility is needed for this role)
Benefits • Opportunities to meet like-minded people in your community • Opportunity to develop self-confidence, PR, marketing and fundraising skills • The satisfaction of knowing you will be making a difference to real people’s lives • Reimbursement of out of pocket expenses
Skills • A warm, friendly and engaging manner • Ability to work on own initiative and part of a team • Previous fundraising experience would be a bonus • Commitment to work within fundraising guidelines and policies • Willingness to learn about Age UK Surrey • Ability to build and maintain relationships • Creative with a strong desire to raise funds • Understanding of and commitment to equality and diversity.
Training and support
We offer training and support at the Clockhouse, and in return, you will join a great team and know that you are making a real difference in the lives of older people. Full training is offered on an ongoing basis through a mix of methods both virtually through an online training platform as well as in-person during an Clockhouse induction program.
General to all roles:
Volunteers report to the Clockhouse Manager on site
A Basic DBS as needed will be registered at no cost to you
You are able to apply for more than one volunteer role
You will be supported and guided by the staffing team.
If you would like to volunteer or want further information please fill in the on-line Application form.
We offer a warm and friendly environment for the over 50's where members can meet new friends, take part in our many activities or join us for outings or holidays.
The Clockhouse is open Monday to Friday 9.30am-3.30pm. We provide a range of services including hairdressing, chiropody, reflexology, hearing and sight tests.
We offer a in-expensive 2 course homemade lunch with a variety of alternatives on a daily basis as well as a snack bar offering hot drinks, biscuits and homemade cakes.