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Details of opportunity

 

Post available
Awareness Raising Volunteer (RNIB)
Location Causeway area
Description

Be our Ambassador and help RNIB to engage people in your local community. By holding Information Days in your local area you can help us to raise awareness about the impact of sight loss and how our services can transform lives. We offer practical and emotional support and have a vast number of services, such as our fantastic Talking Books service which began 80 years ago. 

Where based? 

Your Local Area. 

What you will be doing? 

-Build relationships with local retailers, 

-Help to organise and manage events, 

-Raising Awareness of RNIB Group. 

-You will be acting as an Ambassador for RNIB Group by setting up and delivering information days/stands on pre-arranged dates with local retailers, groups and health fairs and setting up a small information stand with RNIB’s materials 

 What skills and experience are needed? 

•Ability to use your own initiative 

•Good Communication Skills 

•Good verbal communication skills 

 What will you gain from the role? 

•A chance to give something back 

•A chance to make a difference 

•Experience of fundraising 

•Working with a variety of people 

•Meeting new people 

 What support will be given? 

•Induction 

•Understanding Sight Loss Pack 

•Expenses 

•Regular updates 

•Supervision and help from your Manager 

•Training as appropriate 

 When will you be needed? 

 Flexible usually around 2 hours Per Week


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