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Do you want to be part of a supportive team of women and make a difference by volunteering to deliver support in the running of our refuges?
Do you want to make a difference by volunteering to help us to run our refuges? This is a brilliant time to get involved as we expand our volunteer programme. This role will involve: Shopping for items to refurbish our refuges; Organising and managing stock; Sorting donations of food and clothing and helping to create starter packs; Ensuring at all times, the maintenance of DWA’s confidentiality policy; Volunteering within the facilities team to sort and deliver food packs to be delivered to refuge accommodation; Be able to drive and provide own vehicle (insured for business purposes) as this opportunity will involve delivering packs to various locations throughout Dundee; Meet up with the volunteer coordinator including regular support sessions every 6-8 weeks.
Organisation aims and objectives
We offer emotional and practical support and/or safe refuge to women, young people and children experiencing, or who have experienced, domestic abuse.
No qualifications are required as we will provide a full induction and training. Due to the nature of this volunteer opportunity we are looking for women who can drive and have access to a car insured for business purposes.Given the nature of the work that Dundee Women’s Aid undertakes you will also need to have a PVG Scheme Record. Full support will be given in completing this form and it is also free of charge.
All Women’s Aid work involves direct contact with women in fear of violence. Women only need apply under Schedule 9; Equality Act 2010.
Volunteering will take place in various locations in Dundee depending upon what activities are agreed between the volunteer and DWA.
Public transport costs reimbursed on production of tickets purchased. Mileage paid at 45p/mile.
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