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Multi Cultural Crisis Facilitator

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Crisis UK
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Croydon, England, United Kingdom
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Published 15 days ago

Multi Cultural Diversity Facilitator Tuesdays 1130 am – 1230 (TBC)

Crisis is a charity working with people who are homeless. It offers advices, support, advocacy , education and training. Crisis aim is to end homelessness in the UK for good.

We are looking for volunteers who are interested in developing a group to support our members who are from black , Asian or other non-white British backgrounds and homeless. We want to promote cultural diversity  through information and a newsletter  

Core tasks

  • Working as part of team to create a bank of information for members
  • Researching in to local and national organisations that can support members from Culturally diverse backgrounds.
  • Working as part of a team for a to create a quarterly on line news letter and other activities that promote cultural diversity.
  • Support setting up and facilitating group for member
  • Facilitate a monthly forum for members
  • Encourage the members take an active part in the forum
  • Coordinate guest speakers and member attendance for monthly meetings
  • Motivate members of all abilities to take part in activities
  • If applicable, to help set up equipment before the group and help clear up equipment after the forum has finished
  • Feedback any challenges or opportunities that arise during session to the staff team

                 What we are looking for :-


·       Have an excellent knowledge of issues effecting the BAME community  and of and how the community disproportionately end up homeless

·       Excellent IT skills with the ability to use the internet, email and Microsoft Office and online platforms such as zoom.

·       Strong interpersonal communication skills with a particular focus on listening.

·       Good timekeeping and reliability.

·       Non-judgmental, patient and friendly.

·       An understanding of the importance of confidentiality and maintaining boundaries.

·       Be positive, productive and have a passion to help end homelessness.

This role will be mostly on line with one monthly face to face meeting.

( risk assessment  face masks , lateral flow tests are provided ) Any cold symptoms will be advised not to come in .)


What you will gain.

Experience of making volunteering for a homeless charity and making a real difference to the lives of people who are homeless

·       Travel expense (public transport up to travel card .

·       Induction

·       Training

·       Reference after 3 months.

·        volunteer socials and trips out



Multi Cultural Diversity Facilitator Tuesdays 1130 am – 1230 (TBC)

Crisis is a charity working with people who are homeless. It offers advices, support, advocacy , education and training. Crisis aim is to end homelessness in the UK for good.

We are…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Croydon, England, United Kingdom
Associated Location

Crisis Skylight Croydon

13 Surrey St, Croydon CR0 1RG, UK

How to Apply

Applications through filling in short on line form (click link below)

https://volunteer.crisis.org.uk/opportunity/CR_MVvhreY/details

for more information please contact Sj at sj.wyatt@crisis.org.uk


Applications through filling in short on line form (click link below)

https://volunteer.crisis.org.uk/opportunity/CR_MVvhreY/details

for more information please contact Sj at sj…

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