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Lead Volunteer (NI Northern Community Helpers)

People tell us they need emotional and practical support during their cancer journey and they want help locally. Macmillan is developing a volunteer-led service of Community Helpers in a your local area. You would be part of a small team of 2-3 Lead Volunteers who help to develop the scheme in your area and coordinate a group of up to 10 Community Helper volunteers providing support to people affected by cancer. Interviews will be held and training and support provided.

Apply before: Saturday 31 March 2018

You need to be 18 years old or over to apply for this opportunity.


What we're looking for

  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills (including IT skills)
  • Reliable and honest
  • Passion, and an ability to motivate others
  • Ability to work independently, making appropriate use of support and guidance
  • Commitment to accessing training and engaging with support & supervision process

What you can gain from this opportunity

  • Make a difference to those people affected by cancer
  • Experience of working within a high-profile organisation
  • Experience of working with volunteers and co-coordinating service delivery
  • Develop a range of transferable skills
  • Ongoing training, support and supervision
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