VOLUNTEER ROLE: LUNCH GROUP VOLUNTEER 

Role Purpose:

To provide assistance to Irish Community Care Manchester (ICCM) by supporting the co-ordination and running of social lunch groups aimed at the Irish community.

 

Role Activities:

In your role, you will:

  • Setting up and arranging furniture appropriately and safely.

  • Assist in the serving of refreshments to our service users.

  • Socialise with the service users who attend the lunch clubs

  • Coordinate weekly raffles and bingo games in line with ICCM’s financial procedures.

  • Build and maintain relationships with staff, services users and volunteers.

  • Liaise regularly with the staff at ICCM in order to update them on support needed.

  • Follow the guidelines set out by the Irish Community Care Manchester Volunteer Agreement.

  • Read and adhere to the Health and Safety and Safeguarding Policies.

  • Be comfortable volunteering in a public facing position.

 

Role Benefits:

In your role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Develop valuable skills such as event coordination.

  • Become a part of a wonderful community and meet a wide range of people from different backgrounds.

  • Learn about Irish culture and cultural events.

  • Get a reference detailing your achievements while in the role.

  • A DBS check.

  • Make a real difference to the running of ICCM.

 

 

Support & Training:

To help you in your role we will provide training & support, including:

  • Training and induction in order to ensure you are comfortable in your role.

  •  Support from staff at Irish Community Care Manchester.

  •  Support from fellow volunteers.

  • Out of pockets expenses and travel paid for.

 

Eligibility:

The role of Lunch Group volunteer is open to all. We particularly welcome volunteers from a variety of backgrounds.

 

If you would like more information about our Lunch Club Volunteer Roles please contact:

Rachel Stout, Team Leader: r.stout@irishcommunitycare.com or

Francis Duncan, Community Engagement Lead (Interim): f.duncan@irishcommunitycare.com