Host Organisation: Disability Information Services

Shopmobility Assistant to help with hiring out equipment

Opportunity Interests: Older People (60+)
Type of Activity: Administration, Befriending, IT, Providing Advice, Support / Care Work
Location: Macclesfield
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Monday AM, Monday PM, Tuesday AM, Tuesday PM, Wednesday AM, Wednesday PM, Thursday AM, Thursday PM, Friday AM, Friday PM

This role involves being the first port of call for all members and visitors who come into the branch. You will ensure the scooters and wheelchairs are hired out to members and visitors in a safe and professional manner. You will take the scooter or wheelchair to the customer as requested and ensure that they are stored away again in line with health and safety procedures.

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

Excellent customer services skills are required as is an understanding of working with people with Disabilities and varying Health conditions.

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?: Yes
If yes, for what and at what rate?:

For mileage at £0.45

What support is available for the volunteer?:

Induction and on going training

What training is available for the volunteer?:

Induction