Activity Support Project Worker

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You will be redirected to the Volunteer Centre Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde website to express your interest.

This opportunity is available to Blackpool residents only.

This role is to support and promote the wellbeing of working age Blackpool residents who are not working and unemployed to enable them to access activities that will support and empower them to move closer to the labour market.

The service will engage with individuals for a period of up to 12 weeks and meet with the service user and Volunteer Support Officer to arrange an action plan and implement it, to provide 1-1 support for the More Positive Together customer to access the community/adult learning

Volunteers are expected to:

  • Take part in the induction programme arranged by VSO
  • Attend training and support meetings
  • Meet with the VSO for reviews to talk about how things are going
  • To provide weekly updates to the VSO
  • Maintain an awareness of other services that support people and use this knowledge to signpost
  • Be accountable to the VSO


Training, Support and Expenses:

  • Volunteers receive ongoing support through meetings and monthly social activities
  • Opportunities to meet on a one-to-one basis with the VSO
  • Training is offered and further arrangements can be made to meet personal needs
  • Out of pocket expenses can be claimed back including travel expenses

What skills do I need?

Craft, Organising, Reading & Writing, Outdoor work, Listening

Posted for Blackpool Council Social Care Volunteers Team

Posted by Volunteer Centre Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde

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You will be redirected to the Volunteer Centre Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde website to express your interest.

When do I need to be available?

When: 09/02/2021 - 31/03/2025

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Location

FY1 6RN

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You will be redirected to the Volunteer Centre Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde website to express your interest.

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