Social Activity Assistant
When We Need You
From 18/03/2005 onwards
The Social Activity Assistant helps tenants make full use of the communal lounge by assisting with a range of social activities e.g. games and craft sessions, lunch clubs etc. Working with the scheme manager, tenants and other volunteers, tasks can include: -helping to plan and organise social activities. -preparing the communal lounge for social activities -preparing and serving food and refreshments -socialising with tenants both individually and in groups. Times are flexible and negotiable with the scheme manager.
About Bield Housing Association
Bield is a leading and innovative provider of housing care and community services for older people in need or at risk. We are a non-profit organisation, with over 30 years experience, supporting older people across Scotland.
Skills & Experience
No experience necessary. We are looking for people who enjoy working with older people, are reliable and willing to work as part of a team.
Whitehill Court Supported Housing, Whitehill Avenue Kirkintilloch
Application Form, Induction/Training, Informal Chat, Interview, Police Check, References
Training and Induction Details
Introduction to the organisation and the tasks involved. Full support by a member of staff and on the job training.
Care / Support worker
We pay a mileage of 39.2p per mile up to 15 miles from the scheme, 30 miles in total per claim. Volunteers fill out a claim form and we pay by BACS. Trains, buses etc are reimbursed in full also.
Frequency & Commitment
2 hours per Week. Minimum Commitment: 6 Month
Volunteers must be at least 16 years of age.
Opportunity Provided By
5 Dalrymple Court
Contact: East Dunbartonshire Voluntary Action
Tel: 0141 578 6680