Volunteer – West Street Day Service – Congleton
West Street Day Service – Congleton
Just a couple of hours a week of your time could make a huge difference to the service users of the West Street Service in Congleton. If you are good at listening, talking and enjoy meeting new people then Crossroads Together could have the perfect volunteer opportunity for you.
Role title: Day Service Volunteer
Responsible to: Care Coordinator
Hours of volunteering: 2-4 hour Sessions
Place of work: Overton House, Congleton, Cheshire East CW12 1JY
As a Day Service volunteer, you will be required to:
As a volunteer supporting our West Street Centre you will have regular contact with carers and people with and without care needs. West Street is vital in supporting people that may be lonely or isolated.
Your volunteering role may include:
- Welcoming people to the sessions
- Helping with activities/gardening/reading/games
- Making refreshments
- Having a friendly conversation.
This is a great opportunity to make a real difference to someone’s life along with providing you with an opportunity to help someone whilst making new friends.
Skills and Experience:
- Listening skills, interpersonal skills
- Confidence to talk to others and support activities
- Sensitivity to the needs of others
- Good spoken English is essential
A DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) check is required for this role. This takes approximately two weeks and it’s free for volunteers.
If you are interested in this volunteer role, please complete the short enquiry form and we will be in touch.
We value diversity in our workforce and encourage applications from all sectors of the community.
To find out more call: 01260 583019