Job Title – Volunteers
Location – Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Dundee.
Want to make a difference in your community? Are you looking for experience within the voluntary sector?
roshni is seeking to recruit volunteers in a variety of roles across Scotland.
roshni is a registered charity with a long history of working with members of minority ethnic communities to promote the safety, health and wellbeing of children and families. By raising awareness, challenging behaviours and attitudes, roshni seeks to ensure that minority ethnic communities take a more active role in tackling key issues affecting their lives.
roshni has developed a number of projects offering culturally sensitive support services for Scotland’s minority ethnic communities. We would like to recruit volunteers to work in the following roles:
(1) Befriending and Helpline – You will work closely with community members in our befriending and helpline services offering information, support and a listening ear.
(2) General Outreach – Volunteers will assist staff to carry out outreach work within communities, delivering workshops and assisting with events.
(3) Office-based Volunteers – We are also looking to recruit volunteers to join our team at our Glasgow office to assist with the day-to-day running of the organisation.
As a volunteer for roshni, you would need to have an understanding of and a commitment to roshni’s message. As you will be working closely with minority ethnic communities, knowledge of a second language, in addition to English, is preferable. Second languages include Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi, Swahili and Polish.
Full training will be provided.
Rate of Pay: This role is voluntary. Necessary expenses will be covered.
How to Apply: Please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please give details of your interest and any relevant experience in the email. For more information on Roshni’s work.