Coffee Morning Volunteer

Save the Family Published: January 9, 2018
Opportunity Type
Posted By
Chester VA
Practical Experience
Hands On
Befriending & Buddying
Suitable for under 18s


Are you a friendly and outgoing person who enjoys meeting and chatting to others? Could you spare a couple of hours each week? If so, then being a volunteer for Save the Family during our coffee morning sessions may be for you! Coffee Morning Volunteers will engage with families and help them to socialise in small groups. Key to being successful in this role is being a good listener who can build trusting relationships with our residents over time.

As a Coffee Morning Volunteer you will:

• Prepare and serve refreshments

• Socialise with our residents

• Encourage engagement from residents • Keep a register of attendance

• Receive and provide feedback with the Family Mentoring Team • Light cooking (Mondays only)

• Attend Resident Action Group meetings (on a rota basis) • Commit to at least 6 months volunteering in the role to provide stability for residents

We are looking for volunteers who are:

• Outgoing, reliable, empathetic and comfortable socialising in small groups

• Able to act on their own initiative, be a problem solver and demonstrate resilience

• Confident when working with challenging personalities

Only registered members can apply for opportunities.

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