Opportunities in Gravesham


Telephone Befriender

for Kent Association for the Blind

To become a befriender, you’ll need to be kind, caring, trustworthy and patient.

A DBS check will be required and training will be provided for this role.

If you have a couple of hours to spare once a week/fortnight it would be great to hear from you and the great thing about telephone befriending is that it is flexible and you can arrange it around other commitments. 

Interested? Contact Chris Searle on 01622 691357 - email: chris.searle@kab.org.uk

Telephone Befriender for Kent Association for the Blind
Kent Association for the Blind

Shop Floor Customer Service Volunteer

for Wisdom Hospice Shops

Wisdom Hospice shops are looking for volunteers to join their teams within their established shops to help grow income by providing a positive shopping experience of the highest standard.

Could you assist customers with their purchases? This will help increase sales and promote the Hospice on the High Street. 

There is never a dull moment in a charity shop! We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic and dedicated individuals to help. Whether you have, or wish to build your experience within retail, a flair for selling or visual merchandising we have a role within our shops that will suit your skills and interests. 

Interested? Contact Debra Gaskin on 01634 830456 - email: debragaskin@nhs.net

Shop Floor Customer Service Volunteer for Wisdom Hospice Shops
Wisdom Hospice Shops

Young Carer Volunteer

for Carers First

We are looking for committed and conscientious volunteers, who who have an appreciation of the difficulties faced by young carers. 

This opportunity would suit someone who can commit to providing regular support at our group in which takes place once a month.

We also need volunteers to support us with school holiday activities. 

For more details contact Carers First - email: volunteer@carersfirst.org.uk

Young Carer Volunteer  for Carers First
Carers First

Volunteer Befriender

for Family Action

We are looking for a number of individuals who are able to commit to 3 hours per week for a minimum of a year.

Do you feel that your experience as a parent could be valuable to others? 

The Perinatal Support Project is looking for Volunteer Befrienders to support new and expectant mums and their families who are finding things difficult. 

For more details contact Family Action - email: familyline.volunteer@family-action.org.uk

Volunteer Befriender  for Family Action
Family Action

Volunteer Conservation Assistant

for Little Belhus Country Park Trust

The type of works undertaken are very varied but conservation work such as tree planting, managing invasive vegetation, litter picking and general day to day maintenance of the country park. 

You will develop skills using hand tools, increase your knowledge of park management , help with event management and join a team of like-minded enthusiastic people. 

A willingness to learn and good communication skills are welcome. 
Induction and full training will be given. 

The role requires volunteers to be working outside, so will need a moderate level of fitness. 

For more details contact Little Belhus Country Park Trust on 01708 857245

Volunteer Conservation Assistant  for Little Belhus Country Park Trust
Little Belhus Country Park Trust

Driver (Dartford North)

for Kent & Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust

We require OWNER-DRIVERS to pick up PATIENTS and take them to various locations. Journeys can be long or short.

Journeys could be with a patient only or could include family members or staff, and may also include some luggage. You will be transporting people who have a mental health condition and so sensitivity, understanding and patience are essential. 

You will be using your own vehicle and will be reimbursed fuel costs each month, based on your mileage. 

You will also have to have an Enhanced DBS check made. Full training and support will be offered. 

For more details contact Kent & Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust on 01622 723210 - email: kmpt.voluntaryservices@nhs.net

Driver (Dartford North) for Kent & Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Kent & Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust

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