Peer Supporter/Activity Co-ordinator

Certitude

Health and social care | Mental health | People and communities

Location: Harbour Cafe University Hospital Lewisham, Lewisham High Street , London, SE13 6LH (see map)

Travel: Ladywell station. Lewisham Hospital bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

Age: Volunteers should be 16 years old and above+

What will I be doing?

  • Welcoming the people we support every visit and then introducing them to the staff that will be providing them with support.
  • Carrying out shopping for the Cafe to co-ordinate structured activities and to provide input along with the staff during emotional support sessions.
  • Helping to organise and participate in service promotion and information events and help with promotional material.
  • Collecting food on from our food donation scheme or other food donation companies as required.
  • Assisting the people we support with specific elements of therapeutic sessions e.g. drawing, painting, playing musical instruments etc.

What impact will this have?

  • Just a few hours a week spending time with people can make all the difference.
  • Supporting people in need.
  • Providing people who are feeling distressed with someone to talk to.

When are you needed?

Options available:
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Expenses

  • Expenses covered for lunch up to a total of £3.50 and travel to and from our services.

Background checks

  • A DBS check is required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?

  • Academic
  • Charity
  • Creative
  • Creative
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Caring
  • Listening
  • Mentoring
  • Teaching
  • Team working
  • Professional
  • Technology

What skills can I gain?

  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Listening
  • Team working
  • Professional
  • Technology

Location

Harbour Cafe University Hospital Lewisham, Lewisham High Street , London, SE13 6LH

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