Walk this Way Volunteer (Woodfield Gate)

Walk this Way Volunteer (Woodfield Gate)

6 position(s) available

Location

Woodfield Gate, London

Time Commitment

6 months to 1 year, bi-weekly

Age Requirement

Adult

Job Summary

Do you like to walk and chat? We have tenants who also like to walk and chat and would love to have some company. If you can commit to one hour twice a month, we would like to hear from you.

Responsibilities

  • Planning safe walking routes
  • Engaging in meaningful conversations in an individual and group setting

Qualifications

Warm, pleasant and caring approach with problem-solving ability and dependability. Able to maintain good interpersonal relationships and have a genuine interest in supporting people living with mental illness.

Other Requirements

  • Experience providing support, ideally to vulnerable people
  • An empathetic and non-judgmental approach
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Personal integrity with an open and honest approach
  • A willingness to work within professional boundaries
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team, with flexibility
  • Police clearance (vulnerable sector check) with results acceptable to Indwell
  • Own transportation
  • Agreement with Indwell’s Code of Conduct and other policies and procedures
  • References acceptable to Indwell

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