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Volunteering Opportunity: VO47286

  • Citizen Advocates
    with Equal Voice.

    Created/last updated: 17/08/2021


    About this opportunity:
    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:A Preparation Course is provided and one-to-one training with an Advocacy development worker.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    No

    Experience required:Citizen advocates don't need any formal training or qualifications. A Preparation Course is provided and one-to-one training with an Advocacy development worker. Volunteers need to:- Have a sense of fairness. Be prepared to speak out on behalf of a vulnerable adult and safeguard their interests. Enjoy life. Seek new experiences.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview; PVG membership required; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsEqual Voice is based in Central Fife, Kirkcaldy, Glenrothes, Leven and surrounding areas. Some travel may be needed but volunteers will be matched with someone local to them so that they are easily able to meet.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.