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Starfish Services

Connect 4 is a project running across Staffordshire (Stafford, Wolverhampton, Stoke & Cannock) The aim is to eliminate digital & social isolation...

Virtual Hub Volunteer

This opportunity takes place between 14 Dec 2020 and 14 Dec 2021.

Can you spare an hour a week? Do you want to have fun, help build confidence and reduce digital isolation and loneliness? We have a variety of roles available to suit different skills and interests. Perhaps you are an IT whizz and could become an IT buddy to one of our members to support them to get online, and stay safe. Do you have an artistic flair and are willing to share your craft with others? Or maybe you love a quiz and would be willing to become our virtual quiz master once a week.

Benefits to self

Build your confidence Gain valuable work experience Add volunteering roles to your CV Do something positive for others Give back to the community

Benefits to others

Reduce social & digital isolation Build confidence in others Opportunity to talk to someone and see a friendly face Improved mental health & wellbeing

Location

Online

Training available

Full training and induction provided

DBS required?

Yes

Transport details

No. Role is virtual

Contact Name

Debra Roche

Contact email address

debraroche@starfishservices.co.uk

Contact phone number

07534 149341
  • ProfessionsHealth, IT
  • Culture & SportEvents, Art & Creativity
  • LocationOff Campus
  • What are your reasons for volunteering?Build my confidence, Do something positive with my spare time, Gain work experience/ improve my CV, Give something back to the community, Help others, Learn or try new things, Meet new people, Not sure, Use my skills

Employability skills

  • Communication Skills: Verbal 0
  • Interpersonal Skills 0
  • Leadership 0