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Volunteering Opportunity: VO47859

  • Music - Piano and choir
    with Jenny Gray House.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020

    About this opportunity:The average age of our residents is 85 years young and every one of them enjoys singing
     •  Music is a wonderful therapy for all, and we feel that with your input, their lives will be enhanced by the power of music
     •  You will be given the opportunity to bring together people who genuinely like to sing and given time, perhaps perform in concerts within not just our home, but other homes as well
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:40
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:support form the named person. Supervision sessions will be held every six to eight weeks. The volunteer will be supported when in the home by all staff on duty.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - public transport and mileage rates weekly

    Experience required:You will need basic music skills and knowledge and also have a pleasant and kind disposition and most importantly, be non-judgemental of others and their skills. You will need to be patient and kind have a sense of humour, good communication skills and e

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Informal Chat; References; Trial Period

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsLochgelly. Monday afternoon

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