Events Volunteer & Weekday Events Volunteer

London Vision organise a series of events for blind and partially sighted adults and their families. Most events last for three to four hours and take place at a variety of locations across London. Events can be regular (e.g. weekly) or one off.

Main Aspects of the role

  • Event volunteers meet, greet and support people who are blind or partially sighted to attend a range of group events
  • Events might be workshops, seminars, classes or social events such as pub nights, quizzes, meals out, theatre trips
  • Event volunteers help staff with registration, refreshments and clearing up as well as supporting people to take part in the event, which might include general conversation, facilitating groups, motivating, encouraging and confidence building

What will I get from volunteering with London Vision? 

  • A good understanding of how to support blind and partially sighted people
  • A chance to do something positive
  • Make a difference to the lives of others, and to yourself
  • Gain new skills, knowledge and experience
  • Meet like-minded, motivated, positive people
  • Spend quality time away from work or a busy lifestyle
  • Gain confidence and self-esteem
  • Enhance your CV

 

For further information, please contact [email protected]