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Volunteers - EXPIRED

Job Title Volunteers - EXPIRED
Contract Type Contract
Location Wandsworth
Salary Unpaid
Job Published 18 Sep 2015
Contact Name Volunteers Team
Contact Email

Job Description - EXPIRED

About fuelbanks and families

With warmth, consideration and respect we deliver immediate solutions and longer term support to local families dealing with the cruel impact poverty has on family life.

About the opportunity

You will be working directly with and for Wandsworth families facing the multiple challenges of poverty. You will be able to provide them with both immediate relief on their fuel costs as well as varied and longer term support. We operate within the Wandsworth Foodbank network which runs 5 sessions a week. We require dedicated volunteers who could give 2.5 hours each week and build rapport with our families.

You will be given considerable autonomy to build relationships with families in crisis, make a positive impact to the challenges they face and work with a warm supportive and respectful team of people.

What are we looking for?

A friendly and approachable personality is required. You will also be working in sensitive situations where discretion and confidentiality are very important. Familiarity with a Laptop and basic IT skills will also be required. Full training and support will be given.

Practical Considerations

We are looking for individuals who can commit for a minimum of 3 months, to the same 2.5 hours per week.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV and a covering letter to

Ref: EXPIRED - LF307 | Published: 18th Sep 2015