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  • Events Volunteer
    with Bethany Christian Trust

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO48480 - Created/last updated: 04/08/2020



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    About this opportunity:A bank of volunteers required to help with running of local fundraising events as part of Bethany's national fundraising campaigns. these are one-off or annual events usually with a homeless theme such as the Big Sleepout in March. Volunteers can serve customers and event participants and can be tasked with anything from making drinks to adminstration to manning a microphone on the event days. There is usually an opportunity for a volunteer to participate directly in the events as well, so our volunteers don't miss out on the fun!
    The commitment expected from volunteers is low - events are irregular and optional depending on availability.

    Takes place:Please contact us to find out when this opportunity takes place.
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:99
    Training provided:I will issue a briefing document for each event offering guidelines, things to be aware of etc. and follow up with phone call to go through it all. Additionally, there will always be a Bethany employee or champion volunteer on hand at events.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - We pay public transport costs and reimburse volunteers at the event if possible, as soon as possible otherwise.

    Experience required:Various - we will use the skills available! Ability to read is preferable as is flexibility as the unexpected can happen at events and volunteers ned to be able to think and act quickly and clearly. Good verbal communications and a polite manner as part

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Informal Chat; Trial Period

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsFife-wide, always near public transport routes.

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

    What Now?

    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:

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