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Volunteering Opportunity: VO47638

  • Escort (by arm or wheelchair)
    with Fife Shopmobility Ltd Dunfermline.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:Fife Shopmobility gives a volunteer the opportunity to meet with a person using a wheelchair or scooter, escort them whilst they do their shopping and support them with their shopping needs
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    Takes place:Please contact us to find out when this opportunity takes place.
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:No details were provided about the training made available to volunteers. Please contact us to find out more.

    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    No

    Experience required:Patience, people person, emphathetic, good listener, disabled aware, sense of humour, non judgemental, non-patronising.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    Age 16 - health and safety, age of responsibility and child protection

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview; References; Trial Period

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsKingsgate Shopping centre within a boundary around the town centre

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is not suitable for Saltire Awards (for volunteers aged 12-25).