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Volunteer Ambassador

Children and young people | Families | Youth | Health and social care | Disability | Drugs and addictions | Mental health | Physical health | People and communities | Disability

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Location: 858 Finchley Road, London, NW11 6AB (see map)

Travel: Henlys Corner / Addison Way bus stop.

Start date: 01/06/2019 (ongoing)

What will I be doing?

  • We are looking for volunteers to help us build relationships with Colleges, Universities and other organisations in and around London.
  • This can be a role shared between Borough’s. This gives us the opportunity to engage with our peers to educate them on the work of RFA and the importance of Volunteering roles within the Charity.
  • To research and identify potential universities, colleges and businesses, making contact with them to introduce yourself, the volunteering team and our charity
  • Identifying and developing potential volunteering opportunities in the local community.
    Distributing promotional materials to interested people. Inspiring others to get involved.
  • Helping to promote our special appeals.
    Build and maintain strong relationships with the academic contacts
    Contacting new venues to see if we can hold stands promoting volunteering.
  • Keeping the management of RFA informed of their activities.

    Full role description will be available upon request
Resources for Autism

Resources for Autism

What impact will this have?

  • The opportunity to gain new skills and gain experience in a Charity environment,
  • The opportunity to meet new people and be part of a dedicated team. Sharing inspirational stories/experiences along the way
  • The satisfaction of knowing you are making a vital difference to the work of RFA and enhancing the lives of others.
  • Helping to spread the word of the fantastic Charity and volunteering opportunities we have and creating new supporters.
  • It is challenging work but so rewarding and the difference it makes to children and adults with an autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) is amazing.

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • We are seeking volunteers who can commit to a minimum of two visits per month, more if possible.

    *OUR CHARITY COVERS ALL OF LONDON, SO THE OPPORTUNITY IS AVAILABLE IN ALL LONDON BOROUGHS*
  • This is a new volunteer role and hours required may vary depending on open times of venues within your local community and the volunteering can fit around your other commitments.

What else do I need to know?

  • This is a flexible role and would fit in around other commitments, preferably you will enjoy speaking to the public and forming new relationships
  • If you are an outgoing individual with a thirst for integrating within your community this is a role for you.

Expenses

  • All reasonable expenses are paid

Background checks

  • No background checks are required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Creative
  • Creative
  • Design
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Caring
  • Listening
  • Negotiating
  • Teaching
  • Leadership
  • Leadership
  • Organising
  • Practical
  • Professional
  • Administration
  • Business and management
  • Councils and public sector
  • Marketing
What skills can I gain?
  • Charity
  • Campaigning
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Creative
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Caring
  • Listening
  • Mentoring
  • Negotiating

Training

  • We offer full training to all of our volunteers giving lots of important information on autism and the services we provide
  • You will be provided with Ongoing Support

  • You will receive Charity updates

    You will be supported by the Volunteer Team and our Charity

Location

858 Finchley Road, London, NW11 6AB

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