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Title

Social Club Volunteer

Socialise with members whilst helping at our monthly supper club
Location
Sawston, CB22 3BG
Hours
First Wednesday of every month, 6pm – 8:30pm
Expenses
Agreed in advance, expenses reimbursed

OWL Supper Club is a social club for adults with disabilities. We have around 30 clients who meet up once a month to receive a 2 course meal and an opportunity to socialise with their friends. They enjoy music and occasional organised activities such as bingo or a quiz. The club is run from the OWL café in Sawston which is a social enterprise run in partnership with Sawston Free Church.  The OWL café is a popular meeting place in the community and provides training for people who need extra support.

This is a very social and lively club and needs to be met with bags of enthusiasm. You will be part of a great team, helping to support the club.

Key Tasks:

  • Taking the register

  • Chatting and socialising with our clients

  • Assisting with serving meals

  • Helping to clear tables

  • Participating in activities and encouraging others to join in

Personal Qualities Required:

  • Good communication skills

  • Reliable, honest and trustworthy

  • Friendly and approachable

  • Enthusiastic and willing to get involved

  • Caring, patient and understanding

  • Team player

  • Supportive

Benefits of Volunteering:

  • Become part of a passionate and supportive team.

  • Help make a real difference to the lives of disabled and disadvantaged people.

  • Gain new experiences and develop skills and confidence.

  • Meet new people.

  • Spend your time doing something that is worthwhile and rewarding

  • Reimbursement of reasonable travel expenses

  • Certificated training provided to prepare you for your role

  • Day to day support from a designated member of staff

  • Have fun!

How to Apply:

Please download and complete the Volunteer Application form and the Diversity and Equality form on this page.

Then email your forms to volunteering@papworthtrust.org.uk, or post them to: FREEPOST RRXK-CTTT-KELH, Volunteer Co-ordinator, Papworth Trust, Papworth Everard, Cambridgeshire, CB23 3RG

For more information please see our FAQs for volunteers or call the team on 01480 357 292.

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