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Volunteering Opportunity: VO68697

  • Volunteer Driver's Mate
    with Society of St Vincent de Paul (Fife).

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020

    About this opportunity:As part of the Fife Furniture Project, the driver's mate will work alongside an experienced driver who will collect donated furniture from across Fife and safely and securely store it
     •  The volunteer will help deliver the goods as required across Fife to families and individuals who are experiencing financial difficulties or who have experienced homelessness
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:The volunteer will be assisted by an experienced volunteer.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?

    Experience required:The organisation is looking for volunteers interested in learning new skills and gaining some valuable work experience. Friendly, approachable and physically fit.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Informal Chat; PVG membership required

    Taster available?Yes: A Taster will be provided followed by trial period.

    Travel DetailsThe opportunity takes place across Fife as required. Volunteers will be picked up from a local point to them or from the Main Street, Kingseat.

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