Coffee Event Volunteer

2 hours a fortnight (expenses paid)

The role

BlindAid are running several coffee events for our Service Users. These are great opportunities for people enjoy some social time outside of their homes, meet some new friends and to learn more about local organisations & activities that may be of interest.

We are running these in 2 locations at the moment:

Tower Hamlets – this event is held at The Bow Brew, 83 St Paul’s way, on alternate Thursdays at from 11-1pm

Lambeth – this event is held on alternate Tuesdays at the Ovalhouse Theatre in Kennington between 1-3pm

We are also looking to start more events in Lewisham and Westminster imminently.

Volunteers will have responsibility for greeting and helping to guide Service Users from travel points and helping to facilitate conversation between attendees during the event.

Visual Impairment awareness and  sighted guide training will be provided by BlindAid.

The person

You have excellent conversational/interpersonal skills, sensitivity and a strong commitment to the welfare of others. You are courteous, reliable and completely trustworthy.

How To Apply:

Please contact us on 0207 403 6184 or enquiries@blindaid.org.uk if you would like to discuss this opportunity.