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Volunteering for the Get Set to Go Project

Posted for Northamptonshire Mind

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Northamptonshire Mind are looking for eager and enthusiastic volunteers to help to support their Get Set to Go project, and help with the delivery and future development.  

Ideally volunteers will have an interest in physical activity, and will have first hand experience of mental health, and the benefits physical activity can have on improving wellbeing.

Tasks Include: 

  • Providing encouragement and support to service users 
  • Supporting service users to overcome barriers that prevent them from engaging in physical activities
  • Supporting service users to complete monitoring forms 
  • Supporting facilitators delivering activities 
  • Setting up and packing away

Skills

volunteers who are:

  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Friendly, Good with people 
  • Interested in Mental Health
  • Passionate about promoting Northamptonshire Mind                                                                       


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Interests

  • Civic Responsibility and Communities
  • Fitness and Sport
  • Health and Social Care
  • Mental Health
  • Older People
  • Young People

Activities

  • Advice and Information
  • Creativity
  • First Aid
  • Gardening
  • General Helping
  • Local Events
  • One-off Activity
  • Practical Skills
  • Sports Volunteering
  • Support and Information
  • Supporting Charities
  • Supporting People and Befriending

Details

  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When do I need to be available?

Start Date: 27/06/2021

End Date: 30/09/2021

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Evening Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No

Availability Details

As soon as possible

Location

Splash Leisure Pool
Duck Street
Rushden
Northants
NN10 9SL

Irchester Country Park
Gipsy Lane
Northants
Wellingborough
NN29 7DL

The Pemberton Centre
H E Bates Way
Rushden
Northants
NN10 9YP

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