Interests

  • Disability
  • Health and Hospices
  • Older People

Activities

  • Advice and Information
  • Caring and Helping People
  • Flexible Volunteer Role
  • Trusteeship, Committee Work

Can you make a difference to the lives of people with Parkinson’s locally?

Do you enjoy bringing people together and being part of a team?

As a forward thinking and dynamic Branch Chair you'll provide leadership to the group, from liaising with the wider charity to bringing out the best in the volunteer team. You’ll use your leadership skills to shape the support, friendship and activities offered in your area.

This is a flexible role that can be done at different times.

Please note, you must be over 18 to do this role.

What skills do I need?

  • Enthusiasm; for Parkinson's UK and as an ambassador for your local group.
  • Strong leadership, organisational, delegation and communication skills.
  • The ability to lead meetings and the group in an open and inclusive way, making decisions that take into account and respond effectively to multiple viewpoints.
  • Can-do attitude to making things happen in your local community, taking on board the feedback of those affected by Parkinson's in your area and responding in innovative ways.
  • Confident and willing to learn / use a computer, email and other digital tools.

Interests

  • Disability
  • Health and Hospices
  • Older People

Activities

  • Advice and Information
  • Caring and Helping People
  • Flexible Volunteer Role
  • Trusteeship, Committee Work

Details

  • Accessibility
  • Age Restrictions
    Must be over 18
  • DBS Check Required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses Reimbursed
    https://www.parkinsons.org.uk/sites/default/files/2021-05/Volunteer%20Expenses%20Policy%20%282021%20review%29.pdf
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing Support
  • Suitable For Under 18s
  • Training Provided
  • Volunteer Induction
  • Volunteer Policy
    https://www.parkinsons.org.uk/sites/default/files/2021-06/Parkinson%27s%20UK%20Volunteering%20Policy.pdf
  • Volunteers Covered By Insurance
  • Written Role Description
    https://volunteer.parkinsons.org.uk/opportunities/55331-branch-chair-horsham-2023-10-31

When can I volunteer?

Slot Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Evening Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Availability Details

This is a flexible role that can be done at different times.

Location

This opportunity has no specific location.

Forgot your password?

Register as a Volunteer

Register your Organisation

Before you can register your interest in this opportunity you must either login or register as a volunteer.

You will be returned to this page.

Login

Register

Register as a volunteer

Quick enquiry

Submit a quick enquiry to express your interest in this opportunity.

At Horsham District Council, we are committed to managing and safeguarding the information you give us. Our Privacy Statement provides clear information on how we handle and protect your personal information. Your information will be hosted securely in our system, Volunteer Plus provided by Pipe Media.

I hereby consent to the processing of the personal data that I have provided and declare my agreement with Horsham District Council’s Privacy Statement.