Requirements:Volunteers must be caring, patient and enthusiastic. Training will be given.
We require a number of volunteers in our Glasheen residence to assist with the following activities:
Summer full day outings – from 10 a.m. to 6p.m. on various days
Outings Assistant – for 1 to 2 hours morning or evening on various days, to attend coffee mornings, shopping or cinema, some previous experience of people with an intellectual disability is desirable.
In house activation – for 1 to 2 hours morning or afternoon on various days, to have a cup of tea & chat, hand massage, reading, assisting the people we support on short walks around the grounds.
Musicians - for 1 to 2 hours morning or afternoon on various days, playing an instrument and/or singing to entertain the people we support with music.
Is training provided?: Yes
Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position.
Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:
Volunteers must be caring, patient and enthusiastic and must be over 18 years old. Training will be given.
Details of time commitment needed for role:
Flexible hours, morning, afternoon and evening slots available
Minimum time commitment per week:
1 hour p/week
Additional screening required for this role:
Application form, Garda vetting, informal interview, induction training
If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:
Name: Milly Farrell
Address: Cope Foundation, Bonnington, Montenotte, Cork
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