Job: Drop-in Volunteers

Job type
Voluntary
Expiry date
30/09/2019
Salary
£0

Job details

  • Voluntary (expenses paid)
  • One or two afternoons each week (Mondays and Thursdays) and supervision once every quarter.
  • Greenwich: 54-56 Ormiston Road, London SE10 0LN 

Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind provides Peer Support (group activities and therapeutic groups) run by Peer Support Volunteers for individuals in the Royal Borough of Greenwich with either a mental health diagnosis or who are impacted by mental health issues.    

Bromley, Lewisham and Greenwich Mind run drop-in sessions at our premises in Greenwich on a Monday from 1pm until 3pm, and Thursday from 1pm until 4pm. Each drop-in session is followed by a de-briefing meeting with volunteers to discuss issues and observations arising from the session.

We are seeking Drop-in Volunteers to assist with the running of the drop-in service. Volunteers encourage social interaction with clients, and ensure a safe and welcoming environment, as well as assisting other volunteers and staff with social activities and general duties associated with the drop-in service. 

You will receive support in your role from a dedicated service manager who will offer guidance and training as needed to help you in the role.

Successful applicants will be expected to undergo an Enhanced Level Disclosure and Barring Service check 

For further details contact: Leona Patterson, Peer Support and Volunteer Manager on 020 8853 2395 or email on leona.patterson@blgmind.org.uk

Closing date:

9:00am on Monday 30th September 2019

Likely Interview date:

Tuesday 15th October 2019

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