We are looking for volunteers to supporting individuals at our weekly ‘Click and Connect’ computer drop-in by helping participants learn new digital skills and signpost them to health and wellbeing support.
> Fostering a supportive and encouraging environment through welcoming people to the group, facilitating social interactions through discussions and offering a listening ear.
> Offering digital support to those attending the group, as well as offering advice and support on issues such as CV writing, health and well-being, filling out online forms etc.
> Helping with the set-up and clean-up of the group, arriving on time in order to do so.
> Alerting staff of any concerns regarding an individual or situation within the group.
Important pre-requisites for the role
> Be 18 years old or over.
> Have an an understanding of appropriate boundaries and of confidentiality issues which may arise regarding any individual.
> Be sociable and have an approachable manner, listening sympathetically and communicating effectively.
> Have good time management and organisational skills.
> Willing to work as part of the team, but also confident working on a more individual basis.
> Have good digital literacy.
> Though the role does not require the volunteer to be a Christian, they must be aware and respectful of the Christian ethos upon which Bethany Christian Trust is founded.
Bethany Christian Trust’s Learning Centre
65 Bonnington Road
Pattern of hours: The group runs from 10:30 am – 12:30 am every Tuesday, plus time either side for set-up and clearing away.
As Bethany is a Christian organisation applicants interested should be in sympathy with and accept the mission, vision and values of the organisation.
Please send your application to HR@bethanychristiantrust.com