Volunteers Urgently Wanted
The Minstead Trust is urgently seeking volunteers for the following roles:
Wood Turning Enthusiast
Working as part of a small team, supporting adults with learning disabilities, on a one to one basis, providing instruction and support on basic wood turning skills.
Find out more about the role and how to apply here: https://www.cfnf.org.uk/opportunity/?slug=wood-turning-entusiast-9263&id=9263
Skills support with literacy and numeracy
To work one to one in sessions of half an hour with 3 to 5 students on a Monday morning. You would be helping the students with their reading, writing, money skills, telling the time, numbers etc. according to the individuals need and using age appropriate materials and resources.
Find out more about the role and how to apply here: https://www.cfnf.org.uk/opportunity/?slug=literacy-and-numeracy-volunteer-9242&id=9242
Minstead Trust is the new name for the merged charities of Minstead Training Trust and Furzey Gardens and also incorporates the Minstead Lodge hospitality social enterprise.
We are based in Minstead Village in the New Forest and support people with learning disabilities across Hampshire, Wiltshire and Portsmouth.
Our Vision: Adults with learning disabilities are able to achieve greater independence, lead fulfilled lives and live as full citizens in our society.
Families Matter: Puppet Stage and Sound Crew
Praisin' Hands Puppets based at Hythe URC is looking for 2 people with strong muscles to load and lift equipment from the van, set up the stage, watch the very entertaining children's puppet show and then dismantle the stage and load up the equipment.
Any expertise/experience in sound desk/lighting would be valuable, but not required.
This will be in local Primary schools around once a week (days vary) in the mornings from around 7am to 11am.
The puppet presentations are hugely popular and hundreds of children get to enjoy them each year.
They teach topics such as road safety, stranger danger and safe use of the internet.
Find out more about the role and how to apply here: https://www.cfnf.org.uk/opportunity/?slug=puppet-stage-crew-and-sound-desk-needed-216&id=216
Welcome Museum Volunteers Wanted
Rockbourne Roman Villa, near Fordingbridge, is actively seeking new people to become Welcome Museum Volunteers
This is a public-facing role which plays an important part in caring for Hampshire’s ancient heritage and making the Villa accessible.
As a volunteer, you would be responsible for welcoming visitors to the site and assisting with providing customer service, care and security for the benefit of both visitors and the local community.
Rockbourne Roman Villa is open until the end of October and would love to hear from you this season. They offer an induction and training for all volunteers over 16s, as well as guidance and support at all times.
For more information, apply directly following this link. https://do-it.org/opportunities/7a7d925b-30ea-4931-bbe2-180778058cf9
Totton Citizens Advice Bureau need YOU
Good at listening
Happy to talk to people
Open minded and non-judgmental
Enjoy helping people
If the answer is Yes then the CAB at Totton would love to hear from you. They currently have a number of vacancies for Volunteer Advisors and Assessors.
Full training is given and some travel expenses paid. For more information please or apply directly following these links.