Information Volunteer

To provide support to Information Service of The Encephalitis Society.

Description of tasks

To complete the training programme delivered by The Encephalitis Society
To have knowledge of the information resources of The Society
To be part of the User Review Group and review information produced by The Society
To source appropriate information resources produced by other organisations/individuals with similar interests
To review books, booklets and any other information resources produced by other organisations
To help organise/take part in focus groups regarding our information resources
To feedback and report details of their activities to The Encephalitis Society on a regular basis

Skills or experience required?:

Qualities/skills sought:

Willingness to read different types of information resources
Willingness to provide constructive feedback
Good computer skills
Attention to detail
A good understanding of encephalitis and its implications
Willingness to develop through training

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?: Information & advice
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:

M T W T F S S
Morning
Afternoon
Evening