Below is information from Sahir House about their volunteer vacancies & recruitment process
Sahir House is the HIV support, information & training service in Merseyside.
We need your help with buddy support, raising HIV awareness across the public, World AIDS Day campaigns, reception and front of house as well as general support for the charity.
Trans Health Merseyside is the trans peer led wellbeing project.
We need Trans volunteer peer mentors to provide health information and peer mentoring by those, for those who identify as transsexual and transgender and gender non-conforming people to help alleviate isolation and related stress and promote empowerment.
To find out more about both projects:
New Volunteer Open Evening to find out more about all opportunities to volunteer: Thursday 22nd September, 6pm start at Sahir House
Informal interviews: week of 26th September, call 237 3989 for an appointment and ask for Cath Turner (appointments are about 20 mins)
Induction training course: Friday 7th Oct (eve) and day time of Sat 8th Oct, Sun 9th Oct, Sat 15th Oct and Sun 16th Oct. (mandatory training for both projects, required to attend all dates)
Volunteer training, induction, support and travel expenses provided. Induction training will be held in the city centre location.
Sahir House continually aims to address its skills shortage and under representation and welcomes interest from all sections of the community, especially people with some day time availability, those living with HIV, local BME communities, LGB and Trans people.
Trans Health Merseyside welcomes interest from trans people who ideally have some evening availability (Tuesdays) for when wellbeing sessions and support group activities take place.
For a Volunteer Info Pack & enquiries visit www.sahir.org.uk/volunteer or call 237 3989 and ask for:
Cath Turner, Development Manager or Kathy Charters, THM Project Worker
We look forward to hearing from you soon!