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Portslade South

About this volunteering opportunity

We are constantly looking for new volunteer drivers and helpers to deliver hot lunches, but we need somebody to coordinate a recruitment campaign for us. This would involve liaising with local volunteer organisations, developing leaflets and posters and arranging their distribution, and contacting local media outlets.  You would also need to work on campaigns with the Volunteer Team at our Head Office.  Our office is based in Portslade, where a phone and full internet access is readily available.

About this organisation

Royal Voluntary Service is a volunteer organisation that enriches the lives of older people and their families across Britain. We support older people by giving time and practical help to help them get the best from life. This position would be in the RVS Brighton and Hove Meals on Wheels Office, helping to recruit volunteer drivers to deliver hot lunches to vulnerable clients all over the area.

Induction, training and support offered with this opportunity

The Royal Volunatary Service has a comprehensive volunteer induction programme, and an e-learning facility to enable volunteers to enrich their experience of working with us.

Skills or experience needed for this opportunity

Out-going personality, enthusiasm, creative ideas. Ability to network with other organisations and media outlets.  Computer Literate, and a professional telephone manner.  The ability to engage with people from all walks of life.

The contact person for this opportunity is Brian Merrittt, 01273 327201

  • Expenses are paid for this opportunity.
  • This opportunity is fully wheelchair accessible.
  • Assistance with childcare is NOT available for this opportunity.

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday



  • older people
  • disabled people
  • volunteering as part of a team
  • research/media/campaigning
  • administration/finance/fundraising
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