St Mungo's Reception Volunteer - New St Recovery College

Location
BS2 9DX, Bristol (City Centre)
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
05 Dec 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Voluntary
St Mungo's is looking for a new member for our Volunteer Team at our Recovery College Hub in the centre of Bristol.

Volunteering on Mondays and /or Fridays from 9.30am - 4.30pm, you would be supporting our small staff team by:

•Meeting and greeting visitors; hospitality and orientiation
•Signing people in and out
•Answering the phone
•General office admin
•Supporting the smooth running of the service

Where will I be volunteering?


New Street Day Centre is the centre for St Mungo’s Recovery College as well as hosting meeting spaces and other services such as Fundraising and Bristol Mental Health Floating Support Service. The Recovery College consists of many different groups and courses which are free to members of the community and focus on recovery from homelessness, addiction and/or mental health issues.

Volunteers must meet the following criteria:


•Understanding of the causes of homelessness and its impact.

•Ability to work with people who may have offending behaviour, substance use and/or mental health, with sensitivity and respect.

•We particularly welcome applicants with experience of using and moving on from support services.

•Willingness to attend training to develop you in your volunteer role.

What support will I receive?


•Induction training to prepare you to volunteer and access to additional training

•Regular support from your volunteer supervisor

•There is a dedicated Volunteer Services team to support your volunteering
•Lunch expenses provided for volunteers working over 4 hours.

•Out of pocket travel expenses will be reimbursed.


We look forward to meeting you :-)


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