Volunteer Council Member

Type of opportunity

Advice, information and support
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Do you want to share your experiences as a RNIB volunteer? You can play a key role to help us shape our understanding of volunteer expectations and the way in which we can meet and exceed them.
You'll meet with the volunteering team and other council members to provide advice and opinion based on your experience to inform development of our work.

Region

North West, North East, South West, South East, East Midlands, West Midlands, London, East of England, Yorkshire/Humber, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales

Where based?

Home Based

Additional location information

This role is based from home. We meet over the telephone quarterly, for 2 hours each time. You will serve a term of 6 sessions over 18 months, and will need to commit to attending the vast majority of sessions.

What you will be doing?

Sharing your experience
You will reflect on your experiences of volunteering for RNIB and provide advice and personal insight by sharing your thoughts on the plans, projects and materials we ask you to feedback on. Meetings take place in Oct, Jan, April and July.

What skills and experience are needed?

  • Comfortable talking over the telephone
  • Good communication skills

What will you gain from the role?

  • A chance to give something back
  • Work with a variety of people
  • New experiences and skills
  • A chance to build a strong community

What support will be given?

  • Expenses
  • Regular updates
  • Supervision and help from your Manager
  • Conference and networking with peers

When will you be needed?

Flexible

How often will I be needed?

8 hours
Per Year

Criminal Record Check Information

This role does not require a criminal record check

Apply now or register your interest to find out more.