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Volunteering

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Pennywise needs enthusiastic people to support all kinds of activities and we are currently recruiting for a number of roles to support our team. Click on the role title for full details.

  • Administrative Volunteers (2 posts)

    • Office support, e.g. data entry, printing and laminating.
    • Handling telephone enquiries and referrals.
      Closing date of 5pm, Monday 15th August, with main interviews to be held on Thursday 18th August (alternative dates available)
  • Volunteer Referral Coordinator
    • Dealing effectively with telephone enquiries and referrals.
    • Making initial phone contact with newly referred clients and maintaining referral database.
      Closing date of 5pm, Monday 15th August, with main interviews to be held on Thursday 18th August  (alternative dates available)
  • Online Communications Volunteer
    • Maintaining the Pennywise WordPress website.
    • Developing new and updating existing content to ensure the Pennywise website is an up to date resource for low cost living in Bristol.
      Closing date of 5pm, Monday 15th August, with main interviews to be held on Thursday 18th August  (alternative dates available)
  • Outreach Volunteer
    • Supporting the delivery of a programme of engaging, fun activities across the city.
    • Acting as an ambassador for Pennywise at community events.
      Closing date of 5pm, Friday 26th August
  • Reporting and Evaluation Volunteer
    • Undertaking a range of reporting tasks to support ongoing project monitoring and evaluation.
    • Producing reports generated from our online database and tracking sheets to monitor project outcomes and targets for client appointments, workshops and events.
      Closing date of 5pm, Friday 26th August

What will you get out of volunteering with Pennywise?

  • Training and full induction.
  • New skills and experience.
  • The chance to meet new people.
  • We will cover all “out of pocket” expenses, including travel and lunch when necessary.

Other info

  • We want volunteers who reflect the communities we work in. We welcome applications from all backgrounds.
  • We welcome applications from people who have had support from Pennywise.

Location

  • We are based in the city centre but outreach happens all over the city.
  • You can volunteer in your local area OR anywhere in the city.
  • We will cover your travel expenses.

To apply…

If you’re interested in applying to one of our volunteer roles,  download and complete our volunteer application form and return it to us by email on pennywise@placesforpeople.co.uk with the heading ‘Volunteer Application’.

We’re recruiting a number of posts, so when you apply we’ll consider you for all the roles.

Get in touch!

For more information, use the contact form below or email us at pennywise@placesforpeople.co.uk.

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