Education, Employment & Training (EET) Information Volunteer

1625 Independent People
https://www.1625ip.co.uk/
Salary: 
N/A
Contract Type: 
Volunteer
Hours: 
1 day a week or equivalent
Location: 
Bristol
Details of Role: 

Our EET Coaches specialise in supporting young people age 16-25 into employment, education and training opportunities. In addition to finding the right opportunities, becoming ready for work also means working on confidence, self-worth and life-skills.
 
The EET Information Volunteer will support the EET Coaches in promoting employment, educational and training opportunities to young people by creating regular, engaging and informative communication in the form of digital bulletins, group emails and text messages.
 
This is an opportunity for a creative individual who has experience or interest in presenting information in an engaging way and has a desire to help inspire young people to get into education, employment or training.
 
The Volunteer will be working closely with the EET Coaches and supervised by an EET Coach.
 
Based remotely and covering opportunities across Bristol, South Gloucestershire and surrounding area.

Key skills:

  • Good written English
  • Good IT skills (Word, Publisher, or similar)
  • Basic understanding of editing images (resizing/cropping)
  • Design experience or an eye for making information appealing
  • Organisational and communication skills
  • Desire to help inspire young people to get into education, employment or training
  • Good timekeeping / ability to work to deadlines
  • Capacity to offer one day a week or equivalent

We offer:

  • An opportunity to put your creative stamp on something
  • Travel expenses (inc. mileage where needed), lunch if volunteering for a full day, free tea/coffees at offices etc…
  • Access to training
  • Full induction, regular support and supervision
  • References for future employment (after six months of volunteering)

 

Closing Date: 
Friday, 25 September, 2020 - 23:45
How to Apply: 

Please read the Volunteer Role Description.

Please use the Volunteer Application Pack to apply.
Read our full Volunteering Policy.
Successful candidates will require a Standard DBS check
1625 Independent People is committed to promoting equal opportunity and diversity.

Any enquiries or if you need a paper version sent to you please email volunteering@1625ip.co.uk or call 0117 317 8800

Contact Person: 
Puegee Lam - Volunteer Coordinator
Contact Email: 
Please email volunteering@1625ip.co.uk or call 0117 317 8800
Contact Phone: 
or call 0117 317 8800
Postal Address: 
1625 Independent People Kingsley Hall 59 Old Marker Street Bristol BS2 0ER