The Stroke Association strives for a world where there are fewer strokes and all those touched by stroke get the help they need. A Stroke Association Support Group Volunteer spends time with and support members during meetings.
The role entails:
- Helping members undertake activities and social events as directed by the Stroke Club Chairperson/Organiser.
- Spending time listening to and supporting members as required.
- Serving refreshments to club members as required.
- Observing and followng the policies and procedures set down in The Stroke Association Support Group Handbook
- Presenting a positive image of The Stroke Association and its work at all times.
- Undertaking appropriate training as the role requires.
- Observing The Stroke Association's Equal Opportunities Policy.
- Treating others with respect at all times.
- Having empathy and understanding of Stroke
- Induction: Your role, The Stroke Association and an understanding of stroke.
- Regular and ongoing support from the chairperson/organiser.
- Training as the role requires.
- An invaluable opportunity to undergo training.
- Out of pocket expenses are reimbursed.
A DBS check at enhanced level is required.
- Suitable for under 18s
- DBS check required
- Training provided
- Volunteer policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Expenses reimbursed
- Equal opportunities policy
- Written role description
- Volunteer induction
- Ongoing support
- Health and Safety Policy
When can I volunteer?
Start Date: 09/12/2014
End Date: 07/03/2019
Group meets alternate Thursdays from 10.30 am to 12 noon.
This opportunity is available in: Maldon
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