Where

Our charity shop is based at 18 Leegate, SE12 8SS

When

Dates vary- typically weekly or fortnightly drop offs (whilst flexible, committing to a time/day can really help)

Organisation

GRACE (Greenwich Refugee Aid and Community Enterprise) charity helps refugees, UK asylum seekers and destitute families, by collecting and distributing items locally, nationally and abroad. GRACE has a large distribution warehouse based in Leegate, Lewisham, SE12 and is the only one like it in South London.

Purpose/Objective of the Role

We are seeking drivers to deliver much needed goods to vulnerable women in Lewisham and Croydon

Tasks/Duties Involved

  • Driving the GRACE van to various addresses in South London.
  • The job can involve lifting small boxes e.g. nappies, clothing

Skills Required 

  • Experience of working with vulnerable women is ideal
  • A mature positive attitude
  • Full and Clean Driving Licence for Manual gear-change to drive Grace Van (driving your own large car is also an option)

Training and Support Offer

GRACE will give you a full induction into our work. We offer a positive and supportive volunteering environment and would be happy to discuss whether there is any further training or support that the volunteer needs.

DBS checks for volunteers

Benefits of Volunteering to Individual

  • Experience working with a leading refugee charity.
  • If applicable practice improving English language skills

 Application Process

To register your interest, please complete the Volunteer Registration Form . If you have any questions call Aparna on 07378342131