Awareness Volunteer

To provide support to Communication and Fundraising Services of The Encephalitis Society.

Description of tasks:

To complete the training programme delivered by The Encephalitis Society
To build knowledge of the Society’s history, activities and services
To source appropriate opportunities for raising awareness of encephalitis and The Encephalitis Society
To take part in The Society’s awareness events such as WED
To organise and conduct awareness activities including talks, presentations, interviews and other media involvement
To support our fundraisers at various fundraising activities
To feedback and report details of their activities to The Encephalitis Society on a regular basis

Skills or experience required?:

Qualities/skills sought:

Good communication, presentation and people skills
Attention to detail
A good understanding of encephalitis and its implications
Willingness to develop through training
Willingness to attend various events

This opportunity is suitable for: Groups, Families, Wheelchair users
Frequency of opportunity: Ongoing
Can this opportunity be home based?: Yes
What are the areas of interest?: Fundraising, Marketing & communications, Teaching & training
Type(s) of cause supported: Health, hospitals & hospices, Other
Where is the opportunity located?: Across North Yorkshire
Includes out of pocket expenses?: Yes
How many hours per week is this opportunity?: 1
You can volunteer for this opportunity at the following times: