Volunteering Opportunity: Volunteer Virtual Note Taker with Carers in Herts

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We support unpaid family or friend carers and need an enthusiastic person who can help us with the organisation of events on the day.
We are looking for someone to support 'Meeting and Greeting' and note taking at our regular Carers Forums. The notes are a record of what is agreed at the Forums.
We are looking for someone who can take written notes and then type these up in a 'word document'
Our forums take place in Hatfield on a monthly basis.

Opportunity Type: Long-term Commitment

District: Broxbourne, Dacorum, East Herts, Hertsmere, North Herts, St Albans, Stevenage, Three Rivers, Watford, Welwyn/Hatfield

Start Date: 05/09/2022
End Date: 31/03/2024

Location: From home, Online, Indoor

Time of day: Casual or Intermittent

Practical Considerations: EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES POLICY: YES
EXPENSES: ALL OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES CAN BE CLAIMED
INDUCTION: YES
INSURANCE COVER: YES
TRAINING AND SUPPORT: THIS ROLE WOULD BE ON THE JOB TRAINING.
WOULD BE INVITED TO BIANNUAL STAFF, VOLUNTEER AND TRUSTEE DAYS.

Requirements (additional): Require References

Suitable for: Aged 26 and over, Older People, People with restricted mobility

Suitable for volunteers interested in: Carers Support, Health and Wellbeing, Learning Disabilities , Older People

Does this opportunity provide wheelchair access?: No

Full Description:
We are looking for someone who is a good communicator, reliable, committed and enthusiastic about helping unpaid family carers.
This opportunity can give you the chance to help others, to meet and work with new people, the chance to enhance current skills and boost your CV.
Training, supervision and any out of pocket expenses are provided with the role.; Skills required: Talking to others, listening, organising, IT and teamwork