Thrive - Barnsley Volunteer

04 July 2019 12 Noon

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Role title Thrive Barnsley Volunteer
Team reporting to Humankind- Thrive Community Integration Service
Location Oakwell Business Centre, Unit 30, Oakwell View, Barnsley. S71 1HX.
Brief description of project
Thrive Community Integration Service offers floating support to people, aged 25 years & over living with multiple disadvantage. We work with clients to address issues such as mental ill health, substance misuse, offending & housing related issues.
Details of Role (Tasks)
To carry out home safety checks for clients living in Barnsley. Using an established checklist and highlighting certain risks and hazards such as exposed wires, working smoke alarms or any history of previous fires.

Where potential fire risks are identified, a referral to South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue will need to be made so they can provide clients with fire safety advice & equipment such as smoke alarms, fire blankets etc. 

Personal Qualities
Excellent verbal communication skills
Confident in engaging people
Have access to a vehicle and have business insurance
Effective time management and organisational skills
Ability to work to instruction
Able to commit to at least one volunteering session per week between Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm

Interview dates to be confirmed If you wish to speak to someone regarding the role, please call Sian Owen on 07394 560606




Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification prior to applying for this position.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address you have provided on your application form, including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Ensure that you check your emails after the closing date as you will not be contacted by any other means.