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  • Client Assessment Volunteer
    with CARF (Citizens Advice and Rights Fife - Glenrothes)

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO67153 - Created/last updated: 06/06/2018



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    About this opportunity:Volunteers are the first contact for clients seeking help for their varied problems. They identify key information about the client's problem/s, assess and agree, with support, the next level of service, taking into account the individual needs of the client.

    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Training will take place over two days in February 2018, with the addition of practical sessions in the office. Dates have still to be finalised.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Public transport or 45p per mile for cars.

    Experience required:Good computer and literacy skills are important . However mostly we need people who can be a good listener and work well in a team. You should be able to quickly sift through information and extract critical details and communicate information clearly. Being open-minded and able to maintain confidentiality is vital.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Interview; PVG membership required; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe opportunity takes place at 10-12 Pentland Court, Saltire Centre, Glenrothes, KY6 2DA.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.

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    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity please call us on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this brief form:
     
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