Carers Lewisham is a charity supporting Carers in the London Borough of Lewisham aged 7 upwards who provide unpaid support to family or friends who could not manage without their help due to illness or disability. We provide a range of services including advice, information, emotional support and breaks.
We are looking for Outreach and Engagement Volunteers to work alongside our Marketing, Fundraising and Events team to promote our service.
Main duties include:
- Distributing marketing material to strategic locations and partners throughout our target boroughs
- Representing Carers Lewisham at outreach events, for example Lewisham People’s Day
Our ideal volunteer
You will be outgoing with good inter-personal skills and confident speaking to people from all walks of life. You will be approachable and confident, with strong influencing skills and an excellent telephone manner.
The hours are flexible and depend on events taking place. Ideally a commitment of 2 days per month
This role will be based out of our office in Forest Hill, however will involve some travel to neighbouring boroughs as outlined above. Travel expenses will be covered by Carers Lewisham, as well as lunch expenses when working over 4 hours.
Please complete the Volunteer Survey Form to apply. If you have any questions call Aparna on 07378342131.