Volunteer Befriender – Football (Job Ref: 18633)

Position Categories: Autism, new, Voluntary, Yorkshire and Humber

Location: Middleton, South Leeds (Community Based)

Salary: Volunteering

Closing Date: 22 January 2018

Other Job Ref Numbers: 18633CRJ


Short Job Description:

About the Service: This role is a bespoke opportunity to support an independent and kind man who has a diagnosis of Autism and is a passionate LUFC supporter. The gentleman currently lives in a Supported Living service for individuals with Autism, Learning Disabilities and Mental Health needs, but the role would be community based to support this gentleman whilst attending football matches at Elland Road Stadium.
Purpose of the role: As a Volunteer Befriender you would provide support to accompany the service user to all Leeds United football matches played at Elland Road. The service user has requested this volunteer role as they would like some company, and to have a good chat about football.
This is a fantastic, rewarding opportunity for an individual who would like to combine their friendly, kind hearted nature with their passion for football to support a member of their local community.
Suggested Time Commitment: All LUFC matches, played at evenings and weekends.


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Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road, Stockport, SK1 3TS.


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