30 - Support Worker
When We Need You
From 14/04/2011 onwards
A further opportunity to gain skills in listening to people, understanding their concerns and being non-judgemental. Also to be able to relate and be empathic and understanding. Opportunity to organise events and social gatherings and helping to display information to members of the group. Team building issues, bringing people together in a safe environment is also available to a volunteer.
About Safe Group
A mental health organisation that provides support for members within Fife. Service lead drop in service that is informal, offering activities, outings, emotional support and access to advocacy and information.
Skills & Experience
Understanding of mental health issues
The Safe Group meet 4 days a week at the St.Pauls Warout Road Glenrothes and is accessible by bus from the Glenrothes bus station.
No maximum age limit. Would want a person with some life experience
Induction/Training, Informal Chat, Police Check, Trial Period
Care / Support worker
Public transport rates are reimbursed each week.
Frequency & Commitment
Three hours per day from Monday to Thursday of each week. Minimum commitment 3 hours minimum per week - equal to a session per week.
Volunteers must be at least 19 years of age.
Opportunity Provided By
Contact: Grant Took