About Inspire wellbeing
Inspire Disability Service works with and for people with disabilities to ensure they live healthy, productive lives and are supported to achieve their full potential within all aspects of their lives.
Inspire wellbeing is a registered Charity in Ireland who works with people with Intellectual disabilities and autism and we are looking for Support Volunteers to join our Cavan Day Service. Tasks associated with this opportunity include accompanying service users in social activities, mentoring and coaching and participating in scheme activities
What's required for this position
Volunteers should be empathetic and have good communication skills, have an ability to take direction and possess enthusiasm and passion for the area of intellectual disabilities and autism. To be reliable in attendance and to be punctual.
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: 3 months
Hours required: 2hrs Weekly
Location of volunteering opportunity:
Inspire Wellbeing, The Backyard Art and Cultural Centre, Moynehall, Co. Cavan
Other location details:
Also available in these counties
Screening details for this role:
- Garda Vetting
- Informal Interviews
- Application Form
- Identification Check (photo ID etc…)
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Initial induction and training
- Reimbursement of expenses
- Insurance cover
- Ongoing training opportunities
Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?
Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
Full training provided, ongoing support and supervision. This also offers volunteers the opportunity to development their own skill set, out of pocket expenses are also covered. Its a great opportunity to make a difference to the people we work with.