Role: Voluntary Administration Assistant (Sensory Sessions)
Organisation: Wilberforce Trust
Hours: As much or as little as you can — it is your decision. Two hours a month or a day a week, all is equally valued but an occasional contribution, for example helping at a fundraising event, is also welcomed.
Role Description: Our sensory sessions are run at our head office in Huntington, York. We have sessions for adults, children and infants with multiple disabilities including sight loss, hearing loss, autism and learning disabilities. The sensory room is enjoyed by all ages and is something we are proud of at The Trust. For example, we run cooking, baking, craft, and music sessions.
The role will involve; being involved in organising sensory sessions for adults and children; planning future dates for sessions to be held and record bookings; contacting individuals and organisations via email and phone to promote our sensory sessions; researching new advertising platforms; and promoting and championing the fantastic work the Trust do in the local community.
How much time will I need to give?
As much or as little as you can — it is your decision. Two hours a month or a day a week, all is equally valued but an occasional contribution, for example helping at a fundraising event, is also welcomed.
What will I get out of it?
Volunteering for the Wilberforce Trust gives; a chance to meet new people; to develop new skills; gain experience and knowledge; to be respected and valued for your involvement; the satisfaction of helping others; and valuable use of your spare time. You will also gain insight into the third sector and a small local charity, the opportunity to gain skills in administration, and training and support from staff.
Location: Wilberforce Trust HQ, Wilberforce House, 90 North Moor Road, Huntington, York, YO32 9QN
To apply: Pip Myring Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel. No. 01904 760037
Closing Date: ongoing