Festive Helper Volunteer

Job Reference: 69924
Posted: Friday 10th November 2023
Closing Date: Wednesday 10th January 2024
Voluntary Basis
North Manchester, Greater Manchester

It’s never too early to start thinking about Christmas! Here at Creative Support we are looking for volunteers to help us plan and run events and activities over the festive season. Your duties as a Volunteer Festive helper will be varied and could include writing cards, wrapping presents, planning and helping out at Christmas parties and craft activities.

Helping at parties will include setting up the room, moving tables and chairs where necessary. Making and handing out refreshments, setting up party games, playing music, and spreading general festive cheer.

If you are helping at a craft activity you will prepare the materials, promote the activity to residents, make refreshments, help our residents with the crafts where needed, and tidy away at the end of the session.

Christmas jumpers welcomed!

  • Attend and prepare for our festive events
  • Promote events to our residents
  • Spread Christmas cheer
  • Help with decorating the service
  • Make and hand out refreshments
  • Set up party games

As a volunteer with Creative Support we offer training for your role, access to a volunteer supervisor, an induction, a monthly Volunteer newsletter, and an online volunteer’s peer support group. Together we can make a difference.

Suggested Time Commitment: Various dates and times available.

If you would like to discuss volunteering with us, the role you’re applying for or you application form you can contact our Volunteer Department on 0161 236 0829 or email volunteer@creativesupport.co.uk.

Creative Support is a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organisation. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer who have recently received Investors in People Silver award. We actively encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds and cultures.

Application Instructions:

In order to apply, please read the job description and then complete the online application form using the links above.

You can also download a copy of our application form using the links above. Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed to recruitment@creativesupport.co.uk to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying.

If you require any advice on completing your application form, please call us on 0161 236 0829.

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

Investors in People | Silver     Investing in Volunteers | Silver     Stonewall Diversity Champion       Skills for Care endorsed provider    Disability Confident Committed