Please also look at our Local Courses page for events aimed at Voluntary Groups and Charities.
ADMIN VOLUNTEER VACANCY AT BCVS
Volunteering will provide you with valuable work experience and offer the opportunity of a reference for your CV. In addition to this, it can be the ideal platform to showcase your skills. Reasonable ICT experience, however, no formal qualifications required.
Interested? Contact Julie Skinner on 01909 476118 x24 for a chat. (posted 1st February, 2013)
Increasingly, volunteers are not only essential to our modern expectations of society’s provisions; be it someone who supports pupils in primary school by supporting reading schemes or someone else providing support to those with long-term medical conditions but also provide meaningful opportunities for those with time to spare.
Bluebell Wood Childrens’ Hospice is a well known organisation that is keen to hear from anyone who can support their cause of caring for and supporting young people with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions. To find out more, visit their website.
Some may get involved with police force (see Law & Order ► Get involved for ‘Specials’ opportunities) or the health service (St.John’s Ambulance or First Responders) or come onboard with local groups such as those highlighted in our Local Groups section, others may be looking more widely. Idle Valley Nature Reserve also need volunteers - have a look at their poster on our Job Opportunities page.
Volunteering is a great opportunity for individuals to expand horizons, meet some very interesting people, and get a real ‘buzz’ from doing something worthwhile.
Also, see Local Courses for a wide range of courses catering for volunteers.
Nottinghamshire Trading Standards Good Neighbour campaign - are you a good neighbour? Go to their website for more information.
Physical Activity Leader information for anyone keen to promote physical activity in frailer, older people.
Volunteer car drivers urgently required for Bassetlaw Community Car Scheme.
If you are already involved as a volunteer in any capacity, have a look in Voluntary Sector Links sub-page for information about recently launched Bassetlaw Voluntary & Community Sector Engagement Forum (BVCSEF).
And, for all volunteers ... a chance to experience yoga. Click here for more details.