Sight for Surrey


Cranleigh Collection Box Coordinator

We are looking for outgoing and proactive people with a good knowledge of their local community to help us raise money and awareness about Sight for Surrey.

The role can include the following:- 

  • Recruiting shops, pubs, offices, etc. to host our collecting boxes in your local area, 
  • Making follow up visits to empty contents and re-seal boxes for further use
  • Counting and receipting the contents of each box emptied
  • Ensuring each venue receives a timely thank-you card showing the amount collected
  • Maintaining accurate records of how much each box placed raises
  • Banking the income into Sight for Surrey’s bank account
  • Making sure the boxes are clean and in good condition
  • Placing occasional promotional material, eg. leaflets in venues and posters on community notice boards etc.

 

Volunteers for this role will have the following qualities:  

  • Good knowledge of your local community
  • Outgoing, proactive and self-motivated
  • Good communication skills

 

As a volunteer you would be responsible for managing the hours that you give - the hours would be to suit your personal circumstances.   We would suggest checking the boxes in at 3 monthly intervals.

All appropriate materials to support your role including collecting boxes, receipt book, record sheets, wraps, seals, A dedicated fundraiser will be available to give you continuous support, advice and guidance

Our volunteers are an essential part of our organisation, enabling us to provide a wide breadth of services to our service users. You will make a vital difference to the people you drive for helping them lead as independent life as possible.

Sight for Surrey is committed to developing and supporting our volunteers; a staff member will keep in regular contact with you and give you any appropriate training required for the role. 

Sight for Surrey will pay 40 pence a mile for the journeys you undertake on behalf of the organisation and to attend training.

 

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Mission Statement

Sensory Services by Sight for Surrey is a charitable organisation that delivers specialist services to people who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, have a vision impairment or combined sight and hearing loss. We provide services across Surrey so people may lead fuller, more independent lives.