Volunteering New Plymouth runs a number of events and workshops to support the not for profit sector.
These include Volunteer Awareness Week activities, our annual Volunteer Awards, volunteer managers' recognition events, volunteer 'speed dating' and the volunteers barbeque traditionally held in December.
DescriptionProvide free, confidential, independent information and advice. Help people know and understand their rights and responsibilities. Help people find community services they need. To do this: be a good listener, ask questions to sort out key facts, research - using resources available, discuss options and possible consequences with caller and assist caller where needed.
HoursThree hours once a week, Mon - Fri Members are able to select their own shifts
Skill requirementsBasic computer and office skills Be able to communicate effectively
Personality requirementsMust be able to listen, be non-judgmental and treat everyone with dignity, respect and kindness