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]Admin and Office Work, Children and Families, Community Work, Advocacy, Disability and Health, Advice Work and Counselling, Caring, Mental Health, Drugs and Addictions
To provide confidential emotional support for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which may lead to suicide. To provide such support by telephone, face to face, email, letter, SMS and whatever other means of communication may be adopted by Samaritans.
/ Working with children and/or vulnerable adults
/ Group activity
Premises type: Office/ call centre based in Bangor
Public transport: www.gwynedd.gov.uk/public transport
Is this role flexible?
Min hours expected per week: 3 hours
Min period of commitment:
Requirements: Good communication skills
/ Induction/ One to one supervision/ Social events/meetings
Volunteers will be carrying out the activities:
/ With other volunteers
Training provided: 10 week induction course
Age requirements: 18+
/ Application form/ Informal discussion/ References/ Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check
"Out of pocket" expenses refunded for the following: