Do you have good office skills? Are you a good team player with lots of enthusiasm? We are looking for a committed volunteer to provide sighted one to one support to the charity chair who is blind, to enable them to fulfil their role in the office.
Tasks may include -
Support within meetings, enabling introductions, networking, note taking
Attending courses, seminars or similar events
Assist with elements of the job role including using IT and other equipment, General office administration filing etc.
Formatting project proposals and other documents and ensure that they appear professional.
Support to use workplace facilities including making drinks, preparing snacks and to access bathrooms (no personal care)
Reading mail and other documents (information and instructions)
Assist with item recognition/sorting
Maintain confidentiality about the employees you support and about information you are provided with
Be aware of and highlight safety risks
Experience working in an office environment
IT Skills including (Word, Excel)
Good communication and interpersonal skills
High attention to detail
Flexibility and reliability
- Age restrictions
- DBS check required
- Equal Opportunities Policy
- Expenses reimbursed
Mileage costs @35p per mile up to a maximum of 10 miles per return trip.
- Health and Safety Policy
- Ongoing support
- Recruitment Process
- Training provided
- Volunteer induction
- Volunteer Policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Written role description
When can I volunteer?
This opportunity is available in the following areas: