Meet & Greet Host for a Free Weight Management Session

Are you kind, friendly and non-judgemental? Are you interested in health and enthusiastic about helping others to achieve their goals? Can you spare 2 hours a week? If so this is the role for you!

The purpose of this role is to provide "Front of house" support every Friday lunch time 12-2pm  for a weight management Drop In session here at the Unit 11A Baytree Centre, rear of the High Street, opposite the Brentwood Library..

What you will be doing:

- Meeting and greeting clients, offering a warm and friendly welcome to the session

- Explaining how the programme works to new clients

- Weighing clients & recording for client's and ACE Lifestyles records

- Handing out relevant supporting materials (leaflets, hand-outs etc.)

- Keeping a register of attendance

- Helping to order resources and keep the My Weight Matters resource box adequately stocked

- Generally help organise the session

Skills

- You will be kind, approachable and sympathetic. A non-judgmental attitude is key.

- You'll be enthusiastic and positive for people and their goals - weight-loss is difficult and everyone needs some encouragement!

- You'll be a good listener, able to chat to people from different backgrounds.

- You'll maintain discretion & confidentiality at all times.

- You'll have good organisation skills.

- You should be happy to work on your own and with a team.

What you will gain:

Volunteering is fun! You meet new people, explore new places and get behind the scenes of how things run.

It is a great way to try and become good at new things, or get better at things you already do.


Details

  • Accessibility
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 01/02/2018

End Date: 01/02/2019

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Availability Details

two hours per week


Location

This opportunity has no specific location.


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