Meet Me at the Movies Volunteer

Culture, heritage and events | Film | People and communities

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Location: The Albany, Douglas Way , London , SE8 4AG (see map)

Travel: Deptford station. New Cross Station bus stop.

Start date: 29/07/2019 (ongoing)

What will I be doing?

  • Entelechy are looking for volunteers for a new Deptford based project: Meet Me at the Movies. Meet Me at the Movies Film Club aims to create new spaces and opportunities for people to meet, socialise and enjoy watching and learning about films
  • Helping set up and clear down the sessions. Maintaining a warm; friendly and safe atmosphere during events. Enabling older participants share their ideas around film and possible screening ideas.
  • Helping to create a space outside of everyday life where people can explore new ideas and new ways of being together through film.
  • Working with other volunteers and participants to identify and select a wide range of films to be included in the film programme.
  • Helping plan film screenings; sharing ideas and knowledge around film.
  • During the film screenings support participants access needs.

What impact will this have?

  • Work as a member of the team to create a warm welcoming environment for all.
  • Working with a team of volunteers and older participants to produce successful film screenings.
  • Enabling older participants engage with the sessions.

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • Volunteers will be required to attend two events a month.
  • We'd ask volunteers to be available for at least 3 months.

What else do I need to know?

  • The film club will meet twice a month and include a diverse mix of older (over 60) participants and volunteers of all ages, who share a love of film.
  •  Screenings will take place in a number of locations around Deptford and New Cross. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in film and wanting to get involved in their local community on an exciting programme of film events.

Background checks

  • A DBS check is required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Creative
  • Craft
  • Design
  • Entertainment and music
  • Interpersonal
  • Listening
  • Team working
What skills can I gain?
  • Creative
  • Craft
  • Creative
  • Interpersonal
  • Listening
  • Negotiating
  • Team working

Training

  • We will ask you to attend a general induction session (information about our key policies).
  • As a volunteer you would be able to access our rolling monthly programme of training including training on: boundaries, safeguarding, manual handling, dementia training and difficult conversations in death dying and loss.

Location

The Albany, Douglas Way , London , SE8 4AG

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