OPP OF THE DAY: Committee Secretary, Blackheath Live at Home Scheme

To arrange and attend committee meetings held bi monthly on a Monday afternoon. Ensuring all  necessary documentation is available to other committee members. Take minutes, type up and distribute to committee members. Help in preparation of Annual Report and Annual General Meeting. Assist with other admin as necessary.
This is a flexible role with work undertaken as and when necessary but attendance will be needed at meetings. All volunteer roles are subject to DBS checks.
Approx 4 hours per month.”

FOR MORE INFO OR TO APPLY please contact:

Peter King
Tel: 0121 561 7941
Email: Blackheath.liveathome@mha.org.uk

OPP OF THE DAY: Drivers, Blackheath Live at Home Scheme

We need drivers to collect and return members to their homes from our activities, particularly our lunch clubs which are held on a Thursday and Friday. Drivers will need to be available between 11 and 1.30 on those days. We will need to see evidence of current MOT certificate and insurance and a DBS check will be carried out on your behalf. A mileage allowance is paid at 45 pence per mile. This valuable service provides great help to members who are otherwise unable to attend and help to prevent their social isolation. Drivers are welcome to apply even if they can only help infrequently.

Skills:
We will need to see evidence of current MOT certificate and insurance and a DBS check will be carried out on your behalf.

FOR MORE INFO OR TO APPLY please contact:

Peter King
Tel: 0121 561 7941
Email: Blackheath.liveathome@mha.org.uk

OPP OF THE DAY: Lunch Club Helper, Blackheath Live at Home Scheme

We need lunch club helpers to assist in a variety of roles at our lunch clubs on Thursday and Fridays. Cooks, waitresses, cashier and washer uppers and general help is all needed. Volunteers are encouraged to undertake Food Safety Training and DBS checks (free of charge) are carried out for all our volunteers. Lunch clubs run from 10 – 1.15pm on Thursdays and Fridays. Volunteers can help on an infrequent basis – for example; once a week or fortnight.

FOR MORE INFO OR TO APPLY please contact:

Peter King
Tel: 0121 561 7941
Email: Blackheath.liveathome@mha.org.uk

OPP OF THE DAY: Activities Volunteer, Jigsaw Events

Jigsaw Events are seeking a volunteer from the local community to help with admin tasks in their  office based at Shell Corner, near to Blackheath. You will help to organise community activities, contacting members and their carers by phone and email, and be involved in researching new activities. You will also help to produce and distribute an easy read regular programme of event, which includes a monthly drop in bingo session for our members, held at a community venue. Other tasks include
• Maintain records of income and expenditure
• Ensure the website and FaceBook is kept up to date
• Maintain accurate and up-to-date information on attendance by participants and volunteers, and past events delivered
• Support income generation and other fundraising activities
• Provide admin support for all aspects of volunteer recruitment, applications, references, DBS checks and induction, and payment of volunteer expenses.
• Maintain all record systems in line with GDPR
Hours of work Monday, Wednesday or Thursdays

We are looking for someone who can

• follow administrative systems
• produce fliers, booking forms and event letters
• communicate verbally and in writing to people with a learning disability
• produce easy read information
• has a good level IT skills
• communicate via a range of social media

FOR MORE INFO OR TO APPLY please contact:

Liz Tilly
Email: lizjigsaw@phonecoop.coop
Website: www.jigsawevents.org