Give Sally Call For Chat Jobs Vacancy in Deafblind Code
Deafblind Code urgently required following position for Give Sally Call For Chat. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.
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Give Sally Call For Chat Jobs Vacancy in Deafblind Code Jobs Details:
Our member Sally loves nothing more than a good chat!
She is a very friendly, warm lady and has a big heart.
Due to her sight loss Sally finds it difficult to get out and about.
She wears hearing aids and communicates easily in a 1 to 1 setting but finds crowded places difficult.
She spends most of her days at home alone and is becoming very lonely and isolated.
Sally would love to find a volunteer befriender to chat with for half an hour on the phone once a week.
Sally communicates with clear speech.
What will you get out of it?
It's a direct way to make a difference to a deafblind person’s life
You will be supporting a great cause, while giving something back to your community
You will build a new friendship and have the opportunities to learn new skills
We will offer you full training, support and guidance throughout your volunteering experience with Deafblind UK
Reimbursement of out of pocket expenses such as mileage or public transport costs.
Qualities and Skills we are looking for:
We are looking for enthusiastic and reliable Volunteers
Good communication skills, particularly with regard to conversational skills
To be reliable and have a genuine interest to make a difference in lives of deafblind people
Patience and a warm and friendly attitude
What will we ask for in return?
A regular commitment of one weekly visit – usually 1-3 hours
We will need to undertake two references and a DBS check before this role can start
You will need to be over the age of 18 years to apply for this role
Then we want to hear from you...
Please click on the ‘Apply’ button and complete the short application form, alternatively to find out more you can contact our Volunteer Recruiter on 01733 358100.
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