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Volunteering Opportunity: VO75629

  • Business Mentor
    with Sported (Fife).

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020

    About this opportunity:Sported is seeking professionals with expertise in business and strategic planning, finance and PR, fundraising, governance and impact measurement to support their community sport and youth groups
     •  Through the power of sport their members are transforming the lives of the most disadvantaged young people in the UK
     •  Volunteer with Sported, meet the inspirational heroes of grassroots sport and leave a lasting legacy in your community! They have two types of volunteering roles: 1
     •  Mentor placements - Volunteers are matches with a Sported member within their locality, who they support on a one-to-one basis typically for a period of between 3 - 6 months
     •  2
     •  Light Touch Support - Volunteers provide short-term, flexible support to Sported members with specific questions/challenges
     •  The support can be one-off advice or 1-3 sessions, delivered via your chosen communication method
     • This is perfect for volunteers who may not have time to commit to an extended mentor placement
    Takes place:Please contact us to find out when this opportunity takes place.
    Minimum age:25
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Full induction plus training and personal development opportunities, together with support from a local Sported Regional Manager and Volunteer Services Team.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - mileage or public transport

    Experience required:Sported is seeking professionals with expertise in business and stategic planning, finance, marketing and PR, fundraising, governance and impact measurement to support out growing membership of community sport and youth groups with at least 5 years business experience

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    5 years business experience

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

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsIn your local area

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