Fundraising and Events Volunteer (Action On Hearing Loss)
Throughout Northern Ireland
Role Description:To assist with fundraising activities across
Action on Hearing Loss currently spends
approximately £1.5 million on services and
support to make a difference to the lives of deaf or hard of hearing people.
part in an organised Action on Hearing Loss collection.
Supporting Action on Hearing Loss fundraising
team at events (may include registration, marshalling, welcoming participants,
giving out refreshments).
Join fundraising group and organise own events.
off/pick up materials.
Manage collection boxes.
verbal communication skills.
numerical skills (if dealing with money).
available and willing to attend events which may include evenings and weekends.
Action on Hearing Loss
NI offers full, on-going training for all volunteers including a one-day
induction programme and further training specific to the volunteering role.
Time: The level of commitment depends on the
Location:Northern Ireland wide.
Support and supervision: Regular support will be
given by your Volunteer Co-ordinator
Benefits of volunteering:
new skills, and gaining up-to-date knowledge of issues affecting deaf and hard
of hearing people;
Experience meeting new people in different
situations, building new friendships with other Action on Hearing Loss
Fulfillment knowing that your support at events and as
Action on Hearing Loss representative will make a real difference to those who
receive it, and raising deaf awareness throughout society as a whole;
Expenses all expenses incurred as a result of your
volunteering will be reimbursed, according to the Action on Hearing Loss
Opportunity to try other volunteering roles
within Action on Hearing Loss.
Disclosure: All volunteers are required to
complete an Access NI check, as some of your work may include working with
vulnerable adults. Whether or not a check will be carried out will depend on
the nature of the role that is agreed you will undertake.