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Event Support Volunteer

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Role Title: Event Support Volunteer

Team: People and Culture

Commitment: We will keep your details on file for 2 years after your last contact with us, and invite you to events throughout the year

Location: Nationwide

Expenses: This is an unpaid position but we do reimburse reasonable out-of-pocket expenses such as travel and lunch in line with Human Appeal’s expenses policy.

 

Why does this role matter to Human Appeal?

Volunteers are an integral part of Human Appeal’s success. They are the ones that create real change for those most in need. This is your chance to meet new people, gain new skills and experience and have fun whilst being part of a great cause.

 

Main tasks include:

  • Supporting local fundraising events and collecting donations from the general public
  • Approaching individuals, groups and organisations for sponsorship and donations
  • Organising or participating in events to raise the charity’s profile

 

Skills required:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organised and reliable
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Imaginative and motivated
  • Build and maintain good relationships with the public and/or team members

 

Benefits of volunteering with us:

  • Experience of fundraising with an international charity
  • Opportunity to develop new skills
  • Excellent support as part of a friendly team
  • Excellent training opportunities
  • Offer to provide references after 3 months of volunteering
  • Meet new people and make a difference
  • Opportunities to take part in Human Appeal events

 

Learning & Development:

To enable you to take part in this opportunity Human Appeal will provide:

  • A detailed induction to provide you with an overview of Human Appeal
  • Training and shadowing providing all the information and skills needed to fulfil the role
  • A dedicated member of staff to provide ongoing support and supervision
  • Payment of “out of pocket” expenses in line with Human Appeal’s expenses policy
  • A volunteer handbook that outlines all of the policies and procedures you will need to be aware of whilst volunteering

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Required Role

Event Support Volunteer

Key responsibilities

 Supporting local fundraising events and collecting donations from the general public  Approaching individuals, groups and organisations for sponsorship and donations  Organising or participating in events to raise the charity’s profile

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  • Communication
  • Interpersonal
  • Listening
  • Non-discriminatory
  • Non-judgemental
  • Positive attitude
  • Problem solving
  • Team Work

Desirable Skills

  • Event Planning
  • Interpersonal
  • Leadership and Management
  • Listening
  • Non-discriminatory
  • Non-judgemental
  • Planning and organising
  • Positive attitude
  • Project Management
  • Public Speaking
  • Team Work
  • Time Management
  • Networking

Skill to gain

  • Communication
  • Confidence
  • Creative and design
  • Event Planning
  • Interpersonal
  • Leadership and Management
  • Marketing
  • Negotiation and influencing
  • Non-discriminatory
  • Non-judgemental
  • Planning and organising
  • Positive attitude
  • Presentation
  • Problem solving
  • Project Management
  • Public Speaking
  • Team Work
  • Time Management
  • Networking

When can you do this role/Calendar

Minimum commitment level: Once every three months

Start Date: 10-09-2019

Start Time: 12:00 AM

End Date: 31-12-2019

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Location

United Kingdom
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