Member Services Volunteer Location: Hampton, Peterborough Closing Date: Thursday 26 September 2019 Make a difference today! Do you want to increase your admin or customer service skills? Then we have the perfect volunteering opportunity for you.... We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers who want to support our deafblind Members within all areas of our service offerings, to join our lovely team of staff and existing volunteers at our head office in Hampton, Peterborough. There are varied duties ranging from administrative based - such as data input, research, mail outs, working on our data base, supporting staff members with tasks, printing, scanning, emailing, audio recording and text messaging to members to name but a few! You could also choose to contact our members directly - this would be calling our members for a variety of things such as wishing them a happy birthday, calling to see how they are, taking details from new members and answering incoming calls from our advice line. Or you could do both role aspects, so if you feel confident and would like a mixture of both admin duties and making calls, then we would be more than happy to combine the roles too! Could you make all the difference? Then apply today What will you get out of it? It's a direct way to make a difference to a deafblind person’s life You will be supporting a great cause, while giving something back to your community You will build a new friendship and have the opportunities to learn new skills We will offer you full training, support and guidance throughout your volunteering experience with Deafblind UK Reimbursement of out of pocket expenses such as mileage or public transport costs. Qualities and Skills we are looking for: We are looking for enthusiastic and reliable Volunteers Good communication skills, particularly with regard to conversational skills To be reliable and have a genuine interest to make a difference in lives of deafblind people Patience and a warm and friendly attitude What will we ask for in return? A regular commitment We will need to undertake two references and a DBS check before this role can start You will need to be over the age of 18 years to apply for this role Interested? Then we want to hear from you... Please click on the ‘Apply’ button and complete the short application form, alternatively to find out more you can contact our Volunteer Recruiter on 01733 358100.