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Administration Volunteer

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity to develop and use your administrative skills to support the day-to-day work of the Administration team in our Dundee service.

As part of the team you will provide a warm and friendly welcome to clients and visitors to the service to ensure a good first impression is made.


Location and Time Commitment

  • The Roundhouse, Lothian Crescent, Dundee, DD4 0HU
  • Minimum of 3 hours per week, Monday to Friday

 

Key tasks and responsibilities

  • Supporting the administrative team with their tasks, including scanning, copying and filing

  • Supporting the staff on Reception to help create a welcoming and professional atmosphere for clients and visitors 

  • Supporting with the screening of phone calls to ensure they get to the correct team or most appropriate member of staff

  • Contributing to maintaining the client information displayed in the reception area is tidy, current and relevant.

  • Providing basic information and advice on the service offer in Dundee

 

What's in it for you?

  • Access to relevant training and ongoing role-specific guidance, support and additional learning opportunities throughout your time with us

  • Opportunity to use and develop your skills as part of giving back to your local community

  • Volunteer alongside a friendly and professional team that makes a real difference to people’s lives

  • Gain valuable experience and insight into the inner workings of a Community Drug and Alcohol service

  • Regular contact and support at every stage of your journey as a volunteer, including an assigned member of staff for supervision and development

  • Reimbursement of out of pocket expenses, in accordance with our Volunteer Expenses policy

  • An opportunity to feedback about your experience volunteering with us

  • Access to We Are With You employee assist programme

 

Please note that we require you to be a minimum of 18 years of age to be considered for this volunteering role

 

This role is subject to a Police Disclosure Check at a Standard Level

 

Download the Role Description - Administration Volunteer

 

If you have questions about this role or volunteering with our Dundee service then please contact us using the details below:

nicola.greig@wearewithyou.org.uk

01382 206888

Meet and Greet Volunteer

About the role

Our Meet and Greet Volunteers welcome individuals and concerned others into our service, meeting and greeting them in the waiting area. You will help to inspire and support individuals affected by substance use moving them towards recovery and away from related harms.  


Location and Time Commitment

  • The Roundhouse, Lothian Crescent, Dundee, DD4 0HU
  • Minimum of 3 hours per week, Monday to Friday

 

Key tasks and responsibilities

  • Supporting individuals to explore what is on offer within the service and what options are available.

  • Supporting service staff and volunteers in making the waiting areas comfortable, safe and welcoming.

  • Undertaking tours of the service premises.

  • Providing a warm and friendly welcome to clients and visitors to the service

  • Supporting individuals to engage in community programs until they feel they are able to attend without support.

 

What's in it for you?

  • Access to relevant training and ongoing role-specific guidance, support and additional learning opportunities throughout your time with us

  • Opportunity to use and develop your skills as part of giving back to your local community

  • Volunteer alongside a friendly and professional team that makes a real difference to people’s lives

  • Gain valuable experience and insight into the inner workings of a Community Drug and Alcohol service

  • Regular contact and support at every stage of your journey as a volunteer, including an assigned member of staff for supervision and development

  • Reimbursement of out of pocket expenses, in accordance with our Volunteer Expenses policy

  • An opportunity to feedback about your experience volunteering with us

  • Access to We Are With You employee assist programme

 

Please note that we require you to be a minimum of 18 years of age to be considered for this volunteering role

 

This role is subject to a Police Disclosure Check at a Standard Level

 

Download the Role Description - Meet and Greet Volunteer

 

If you have questions about this role or volunteering with our Dundee service then please contact us using the details below:

nicola.greig@wearewithyou.org.uk

01382 206888

Group Support Volunteer

About the role

As a Group Work Support Volunteer you will be working alongside our Group Work Facilitator to help our clients engage with and participate in a variety of recovery groups and activities.  

We have a range of group opportunities and would like for you to help shape the delivery of these sessions to the individuals we support.


Location and Time Commitment

  • The Roundhouse, Lothian Crescent, Dundee, DD4 0HU
  • Minimum of 3 hours per week, Monday to Friday

 

Key tasks and responsibilities

  • Supporting the Group Work Facilitator to deliver group sessions

  • Promoting the groups that are available in the service

  • Recording attendance as required under the supervision of the facilitator

  • Supporting and encourage individuals to participate in group activities

  • Working with the team to identify individuals who would benefit from group sessions

  • Signposting individuals to other services / groups

  • Supporting staff with the preparation and planning of new groups

 

What's in it for you?

  • Access to relevant training and ongoing role-specific guidance, support and additional learning opportunities throughout your time with us

  • Opportunity to use and develop your skills as part of giving back to your local community

  • Volunteer alongside a friendly and professional team that makes a real difference to people’s lives

  • Gain valuable experience and insight into the inner workings of a Community Drug and Alcohol service

  • Regular contact and support at every stage of your journey as a volunteer, including an assigned member of staff for supervision and development

  • Reimbursement of out of pocket expenses, in accordance with our Volunteer Expenses policy

  • An opportunity to feedback about your experience volunteering with us

  • Access to We Are With You employee assist programme

 

Please note that we require you to be a minimum of 18 years of age to be considered for this volunteering role

 

This role is subject to PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) at an Enhanced Level

 

Download the Role Description - Group Support Volunteer

 

If you have questions about this role or volunteering with our Dundee service then please contact us using the details below:

nicola.greig@wearewithyou.org.UK

01382 206888

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