Crossroads Together are looking for people who have excellent listening skills and someone who enjoys engaging with people from all walks of life from the comfort of your home.
Making time for a 30 minute, non advisory chat to a carer in their home.
• Making time for a 30-minute call on the same day and time each week.
• Committing to volunteering with us for a minimum of 12 weeks.
• Being kind and respectful to your telephone friend.
• Letting us know if you or your telephone friend needs any support.
You will need to be able to show respect, patience, empathy and understanding.
Be happy to take part in our in-house training.
Adhere to our confidentiality policy.
Enjoy talking and listening and be happy to complete a simple report sheet after each call.
Be happy to work as part of a team.
We offer training for this role and ongoing support and supervision with a named Carerlink Advisor
Care to Chat induction