Lead Support Volunteer - MS Society Tameside & Glossop

We are looking to recruit a Lead Support Volunteer for the Tameside Glossop and District Group. As a Lead Support Volunteer, you will be coordinating the support team, representing the needs of people affected by MS and our services and collate information about relevant local organisations.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly
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This is a great opportunity to gain experience within a large charity and develop your existing skills and learn new ones. We need you to get involved and help make positive changes to the lives of people affected by MS.

Skill and Qualifications Required:

You’ll have an interest in the MS Society and the work that we do, as well as the enthusiasm to represent both us and our values locally. You will understand the needs of people affected by MS in your area and be sympathetic to the needs and motivations of volunteers. You’ll have empathetic listening and interpersonal skills and be able to support a team of volunteers.

Areas of Interest: Community, Disability, Health and wellbeing
Opportunity suitable for: Indoor, Long term commitment, Older people, People seeking work, University students, 18 and over
What activities will the volunteer do? Administration, Lending a helping hand, Providing advice, Support Work
Skills gained in this role: Leadership, Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? Yes
DBS Check Required:

About the host organisation

Hosted by: MS Society Tameside and Glossop