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Job Club Volunteer at St Swithun's

Could you help to run our Job Club?
Flexible hours From Tue 4th Feb 2020

The job club was established to help address the needs of unemployed people in the Eastmoor area. It provides people with access to computers and expert advice and support.

Tasks: Volunteers will assist job seekers with the following:

Creating an email account, Opening a Government Gateway account

Accessing and using Universal Job Match (UJM) website

Encouraging people to log their activity on UJM, Creating CV’s and Covering letters, Completing applications forms, paper based and online, Assisting with online job searching

Skills development: This role will enable volunteers to gain experience of supporting people who are looking for work. This role will help develop communication skills and 1to1 support skills. It also provides an opportunity for volunteers to work alongside professionals from other agencies e.g. Wakefield District Housing, Job Centre Plus etc…

Volunteer shifts available: Job Club runs every Friday from 9am – 12noon at the St Swithuns Centre.

Expenses

£3.50 daily for food and drinks from our cafe

Categories

Older people, Vulnerable people, Young people, Health & Disability, Women, Men, LGBT

Suitable for

People new to volunteering, People who are older, People working on their wellbeing, People seeking work

Accessibility

Accessible toilet(s)

Minimum age

18

Skills gained

Talking to others, Teamwork, IT / Computers, Design, Organising, Maths/Numeracy, Reading & writing, Listening

Skills needed

IT / Computers, Talking to others, Listening

Requirements

Live locally, References

Eastmoor community project ltd at St Swithun's

Eastmoor Community Project Ltd at St Swithun’s Centre is an independent non profit organization established in 1998. We are a small charity set up to encourage community involvement and participation in the Eastmoor area.
01924 361212
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