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SAIL Support Volunteer

Health and social care | Mental health | Physical health | People and communities | Disability | Older people

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Location: We are 336, Third Floor, London, SW9 7AA (see map)

Travel: Brixton station. Loughborough Road bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

What will I be doing?

  • As part of the SAIL project, we always follow up with our clients after four weeks to ensure they’ve received support and heard from any other services/ agencies we’ve referred them to.
  • The role of the volunteer is to support the team complete four weeks follow up calls, record their feedback on our database and follow up with any agencies who are yet to make contact with our clients.
  • Our volunteer has an understanding of or emphasises with, people over the age of 55, people living with disabilities/ long-term health conditions and carers
Age UK Lambeth

Age UK Lambeth

What impact will this have?

  • To offer short term support to enable to client to maintain independence.
  • We provide a holistic, person-centered service supporting people to identify their personal support needs and together create an action plan.
  • To have a real impact on the ability of older people to live independent lives, support their own well-being and actively contribute to society.

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • Our volunteer will need to be office based for 2hrs per week,

What else do I need to know?

  • 2 x references are required.

Expenses

  • Reasonable expenses (travel and lunch) will be reimbursed subject to receipts.

Background checks

  • Other background checks are required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Caring
  • Listening
  • Must have a good telephone manner. Must be able to use a computer.
What skills can I gain?
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Counselling
  • Listening
  • Professional
  • Administration

Location

We are 336, Third Floor, London, SW9 7AA

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