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  • Volunteer Receptionist - Leven
    with CARF (Citizens Advice and Rights Fife - Levenmouth)

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO64838 - Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:This role will involve:-
    Explaining bureau procedures to clients, including waiting times.
    Guiding clients to appropriate waiting area.
    Informing advisers of waiting clients.
    Assisting clients, if appropriate, to access self-help material or alternative methods of accessing advice.
    Keeping the waiting room neat, tidy and welcoming for clients.

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Induction training and policies relevant to the role. Completion of training 'Welcoming Clients' and individual instruction on the relevant tasks to be undertaken. You will have the opportunity to shadow experienced Volunteer Receptionists.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - 45p per mile or public transport costs.

    Experience required:It is important that you have a warm, friendly and open nature. Clients are often anxious about using the service and as the first person they approach; you need to be able to make them feel welcome.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

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

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsTakes place at The Greig Institute, Forth St, Leven, KY8 4PF.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the 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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