Volunteer Magic Table Buddy (Tovartafel)

Milestones Trust
https://www.milestonestrust.org.uk/
Salary: 
None
Contract Type: 
Volunteer
Hours: 
2 hours per session (once to three times per week)
Location: 
Bristol
Contract Details: 
Minimum 6 months commitment
Details of Role: 

Milestones Trust supports people with learning disabilites, mental health needs, dementia and thoses with complex behavioural needs. The services are provided through a network of residential/nursing care homes and supported living homes throughout the Bristol and South Gloucestershire areas.

We have an exciting new volunteer role 'Magic Table Buddy' at our care home in Brentry Bristol. This buddy will enable Green Wing residents to make use of the magic table, an interactive table-top game which projects a range of games onto the table in front of the residents. We wish for our buddy to assist the residents to the table and stay with them and faciliate their use of games, be socially friendly and encouraging. To build rapport with interested residents. 

We are looking for a volunteer who is:
Patient and non-judgmental
A great listener
Friendly and approchable
Confident

Please note due to the nature of our people we support, a DBS check will be carried out and references sought

Closing Date: 
Saturday, 12 October, 2019 - 11:45
How to Apply: 

Please contact the Milestones Turst volunteering team for more information or an application form on
volunteering@milestonestrust.org.uk or 0117 9709356

Contact Person: 
Sara Turill or Marie Wathen
Contact Email: 
volunteering@milestonestrust.org.uk
Contact Phone: 
0117 9709356 or 0117 9709319
Postal Address: 
The Milestones Trust, Unit 10 Eclipse Office Park, High Street, Staple Hill, Bristol, BS16 5EL