Host Organisation: Community Recycle Cycles

Business Administration role supporting Community Recycle Cycles group.

Opportunity Interests: Children and Young People, Community Development, Families, Men, Older People (60+), Women
Type of Activity: Administration, IT
Location: Crewe
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Wednesday AM, Wednesday PM, Thursday AM, Thursday PM, Friday AM, Friday PM, Saturday AM, Saturday PM

Community Recycle Cycles is a not-for-profit business based in the heart of one of the Crewe housing estates. We take in donations of bicycles and working with the support of a qualified cycle mechanic, young people and volunteers learn to repair and restore them for sale. The income generated from this work, services and repairs on customers' bikes is used to maintain the work we do within the local community.

• Work with Directors / Steering Group to provide admin / accounts support.
• Implement admin processes to ensure invoicing, ordering and accounts are managed effectively.
• General admin tasks to ensure the smooth running of the business.

Hours during Wednesday to Saturday, 10am – 4pm
Commitment: 4-6 hours a month, negotiable

What’s In It For You:
• Opportunity to work within a small supportive team, making a difference to the local and wider community.
• Learn about working in a small community, not-for-profit business.
• Meeting and working with warm and friendly, like-minded people.
• Use of facilities to maintain and repair your own bicycle if needed / access to qualified staff.

Why We Want You:
• We want motivated and enthusiastic people who want to give back to the community.
• Supports the aims of this community based business.

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: No
Skills and Qualifications Required:

Mechanical qualifications and / or experience is not essential as full training can be provided but an interest in bicycles is vital.

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?:
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?:
If yes, for what and at what rate?:
What support is available for the volunteer?:

Opportunity to receive on-going support.

What training is available for the volunteer?:

Opportunity available to receive training where appropriate.