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Volunteering Opportunity: VO48463
Van Driver's Mate with Trust In Fife - The Cairn Centre.
Created/last updated: 26/02/2020
About this opportunity:
Trust In Fife is a voluntary sector organisation providing a range of services to homeless people throughout Fife • To assist in supporting these services, Trust In Fife operate two charity outlets, The Cairn Centres in Kirkcaldy and Lochgelly • Both offer good quality, previously owned goods to the local community •
Trust In Fife are currently looking for a Volunteer Driver's Mate for the Cairn Centre collection/delivery service across Fife • This volunteering opportunity involves heavy/awkward lifting of furniture and white goods; and although, experience of manual handling would be desirable, it is not essential as training will be provided •
no upper age limit has been specified
There is an initial induction within the shop as well as quarterly training/team building events. There is regular support for volunteers as well as operating an open door policy for support.
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Yes - Public transport rates or mileage rate, paid weekly.
A degree of physical fitness is required due to the nature of collections/deliveries, which can include heavy and awkward items. The ability to work within a team and communicate with the public. Previous manual handling experience would be of advantage but is not essential.