Hackspace Volunteers

Are you interested in helping people? do you like doing different activities? such as gaming, filming, photography? Hack Oldham run various activities for people in the community and they are looking for volunteers to assist with them.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

• Greet Visitors
• Answer the phone
• Give tours of the space
• Basic administration
• Assist members where possible with projects
• Act as fire warden (With Training)
• Act as first aider (With Training)
• Open/Close the building.

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Excellent telephone manner and people skills, basic computer literacy is a bonus. Outgoing, friendly and proactive character. Be comfortable volunteering within a group or by yourself. Good communication skills. Being able to use your own initiative but be able to ask for help when you need

Areas of Interest: Film, IT, Marketing, Media, Music, Young people
What activities will the volunteer do? IT, Reception, Social media, Web development
Skills gained in this role: Creativity, IT, Organising, Photography, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: Yes
Opportunity Accessibility: Accessible toilets

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Create Oldham
Organisation Profile: Hack Oldham is a non-profit co-working and makerspace giving the people of Oldham and surrounding areas affordable access to space and resources for work, education and play. Our mission statement is simple to “enable people to do things” and we are looking for volunteers who can assist with that. Our co-working and maker space is open daily and receives a growing number of visitors who all come for their own reasons, we need people in the space who can help them get the best possible experience from their visit.