We exist to improve the lives
of everyone affected by epilepsy

Local Services volunteer coordinator

What is the purpose of the role?

To help support a network of local volunteers

What’s involved?

  • Assist the LSM as directed
  • Liaise and engage with local volunteers on a regular basis to motivate and support them
  • Help brief volunteers on their role
  • Help keep volunteers informed
  • Keep records as appropriate
  • Attend local services events

What skills and experience do I need?

  • Good co-ordinating skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Enthusiastic and motivated
  • A friendly, supportive and positive attitude
  • An ability to use own initiative
  • An organised approach
  • Some computer experience
  • Positive attitude to people with long term health needs
  • Good knowledge of the local community
  • Experience as a mentor
  • Experience of record keeping
  • Some experience of money management
  • Knowledge and/or personal experience of epilepsy
  • Ability to speak Welsh if volunteering in Wales

What support and training will I receive?

Support from Local Services Manager

Induction and epilepsy awareness training

Availability

To be agreed

Location

Within the local area

Expenses

Reasonable expenses will be repaid

For an informal chat about this role please contact us on 0113 210 8800 or email volunteering@epilepsy.org.uk

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