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Volunteer Event Fundraiser

Role                                       Volunteer Event Fundraiser

Location                                 East Lancashire Hospice

Accountable to:                     Fundraising and Lottery Manager

(They will be your main point of contact while volunteering. They will provide you with the support and supervision necessary for you to perform your role)

Role requirements:                Two Satisfactory references                                        

Role summary:  Working alongside the events fundraiser to help and assist with the planning and setting up of hospice events.  The role will include working on the computer and telephoning people in the community and volunteers.

When we need your availability:  One morning or afternoon per week.

Skills, knowledge, abilities and qualities:

  • Be able to work as part of a team
  • Over the age of 16
  • Great communication skills
  • Computer skills: knowledge of Microsoft packages
  • Organisation skills

What we would need you to do:

  • Carry out tasks given to you by the events fundraiser which would assist with the planning of hospice events
  • Ring volunteers regarding events
  • Contact local companies regarding marketing the events
  • Creating posters and signs on Microsoft
  • Helping with the overall planning of the events
  • Using on line platforms such as ‘What’s On Guides’ to advertise events

General Requirements:

  • Undertake training and development applicable to the role
  • Be friendly, respectful and courteous to patients, visitors, staff, customers and other volunteers at all times
  • To ensure the information you have access to as part of your role is kept secure and confidential
  • Work at all times to safeguard the rights of individuals promoting their wellbeing and protecting those at risk from harm by advising staff of any concerns.

Act in a way that uphold the hospice’s values which are:

  • Patients are individuals and have a right to respect, privacy, dignity and choice
  • Staff and volunteers are vital to the hospice’s success, and it is their contribution which provides the hospice with its quality service and reputation
  • Our services should be focused on meeting our patients’ requirements
  • Value for money is achieved making the most effective use of available resources
  • Ensure that personal actions and conduct apply with hospice policies and procedures
  • Ensure effective use of hospice resources

Review of this description

This role description is intended as an outline of general areas of activities and will be amended in the light of changing needs of the hospice

For more information on this role, please contact Leanne Green on 01254 287011 or emailLeanne.­green1@­eas­tla­nc­shos­pi­ce.­org.­uk

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