Drivers & Escorts - Meals on Wheels
Sutton Lodge Day Centre
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Drivers are urgently needed for the meals-on-wheels vans to deliver food to local elderly people. Volunteers who will be accompanied by an escort will take the meal into the person's home. This is an important service as it also provides a daily check on the clients.Drivers and escorts will need to respond appropriately to any problems they encounter.Our service runs Monday - Friday for 2.5 hours each day, and we are looking for a pool of volunteers to cover the week.If interested in this role please contact: Kelvin Knight/Tommy Simpson, firstname.lastname@example.org, 0208 642 5496 and apply through their website: http://www.suttonlodge.org.uk/ quoting you found out about it through Volunteer Centre Sutton.
Driving (must have full driving license),Caring,Community Work,General & Helping
Organising & Planning, UK Driving Licence, Helpful & Caring, Working part of Team
- A good driver, - volunteers should have held a drivers licence for at least 2 years. - Reliable.- Somebody who likes old people- Cheerful and hard working. -Sensitive. -Committed. -For escorts the requirement is as above but not holding a driving licence.
Working with a friendly, happy team of volunteers. Meeting new people. Satisfaction of job. Gaining experience.
Our service runs Monday - Friday for 2.5 hours each day, and we are looking for a pool of volunteers to cover the week.
Further location details may be provided below.
Sutton Lodge Day Centre, 139 Brighton Rd, Sutton, SM2 5SW
On Brighton Road - stops nearby for buses 80 / 280 / 420 / S4 and the S1 stops by the hospital, a five minute walk from Sutton Lodge.
10 minute walk from Sutton Train Station
Limited parking outside Sutton Lodge
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You need to commit to a regular volunteering opportunity of around an hour a week. The table below shows the commitment required for each level of the DofE.
Minimum time: 3 or 6 monthsYou must do one of your volunteering, Physical or Skills sections for 6 months, the others for 3.
Minimum time: 6 or 12 monthsIf you heven't achieved your Bronze Award, you must extend your volunteering or the longer of your Physical or Skills sections to 12 months.
Minimum time: 12 or 18 monthsIf you heven't achieved your Silver Award, you must extend your volunteering or the longer of your Physical or Skills sections to 18 months.