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  • Refurbishing Personnel
    with TWAM Scotland

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO48082 - Created/last updated: 28/11/2019


    About this opportunity:Our organisation collects tools and sends them out to Africa and other countries where we work with Partner Charities who have training facilities for people who are unemployed.
    By learning a skill, these people can gain employment and support their families. Our organisation has been involved in this for over 25 years.
    The refurbishing of tools is an important part of our work and also contributes to recycling. The refurbished tools are taken to our headquarters in Ipswich where they are loaded on to a container for shipment.

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Site induction, introduction to charity's aims and ways of working. On-going support through regular meetings.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?

    Experience required:Good with your hands. Would suit those confident doing DIY or former tradespeople.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

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

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsUnit 3, Block 4 Woodend Industrial Estate Cowdenbeath KY4 8HW

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

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