Volunteering Opportunities in the Dales

Board Member/ Director – Healthwatch Derbyshire

If you are looking to promote better outcomes in Health & Social Care for all and have strong communication and interpersonal skills, able to liaise effectively with a wide range of stakeholders and audiences, ability to work collectively as part of a group and engage in constructive debate and dialogue…being a Board Member with Healthwatch Derbyshire could be the volunteering opportunity for YOU.

Treasurer – Medway Centre Community Association

The Medway Centre is looking for someone with accounting knowledge who would like to get involved in a thriving Management Committee for Bakewell’s Medway Community Centre.

The Medway Centre exists to promote the benefit of the inhabitants of Bakewell & District and the neighbourhood without distinction of sex or of political, religious or other opinions by associating the local authorities, voluntary organisations and inhabitants in a common effort to advance education and to provide facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation and leisure time.

Member Services Assistant – Derbyshire Community Bank

Looking for friendly and outgoing candidates who have skills and/or experience of office administration, use of computers to help us support and grow our membership. Experience is less important than the willingness to learn – full training will be provided.

Fundraiser – Guide Dogs

Guide Dogs provide life changing services for the independence of people living with sight loss and their family and friends.

You would be assisting the local community Fundraising Team in promoting and taking part in a variety of activities to raise money which will enable Guide Dogs to provide life changing services to people living with sight loss.
Activities can range from helping on stalls at local events, taking collection boxes to local businesses, help organise and attend local events, keeping track of what is sold on our stalls, count donations and support in National Fundraising events including online.

To find out more about any of the above opportunities please contact gaynor@connex.org.uk