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Bagpack Coordinator Drogheda

Irish Heart Foundation Louth

What's Involved

With over 10,000 fatalities throughout Ireland from Heart disease and stroke, this is Ireland’s greatest killers.

Irish Heart are holding a national bagpack as part of their Happy Heart Appeal on 14th February 2019. They are seeking a volunteer to coordinate this bagpack in Drogheda.
Duties Include
- Assisting with the recruitment of volunteers
- Draw up volunteer roster and communicate with volunteers and groups of volunteers, including TY students
- Distribute bucket collection materials to specific shops
- Check volunteers are in position and comfortable in their locations
- Empty buckets on a regular basis and store monies collected securely

What's required for this position

Excellent organisational and communication skills
Self motivated individual

  • Event management/ Fundraising
  • Personable Skills

Level of English required for this role:
Intermediate English

Times and commitment required for this role


Minimum time commitment: Once Off

Hours required: 10hrs Once off

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:

Other location details:

Screening details for this role:

  • Informal Interviews
  • Application Form
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training
  • Insurance cover

Volunteers with the following challenges will be supported in this role

  • Physical Disability
  • Sensory Disability
  • Mental Health Difficulties

Age restrictions:
Over 18

Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

By giving your time to our Happy Heart Appeal you will be taking on Ireland's greatest killer and helping make life better for all of us. You will also have the opportunity to develop people management skills

  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Volunteer Centre: Louth
Volunteer Ireland is delighted to acknowledge the support of:
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