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Coventry Refugee and Migrant Centre

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The centre provides essential information and practical help to thousands of refugees and asylum seekers in the Coventry area, originating...

Therapy service Receptionist

This opportunity takes place from 09 Sep 2019. Applications closed on 17 Sep.

To be the first point of contact for clients and guests to the Swan Centre and to provide general support with reception and to the CRMC therapy Services staff, sessional therapists and counsellors. This role is ideal for someone who wants to gain experience working with a Therapy Service and in a Therapeutic environments.

Hours per week

Minimum of 4

Hours details

Various shifts available Minimum of 4 hours per day Monday - Friday between 9-5 pm

Training available

1 Full day training. On the job training and close supervision.

Location

Coventry Refugee and Migrant Centre, The Swan Centre, Swanswell House, Norton Street, Coventry, CV1

DBS required?

No

Benefits to self

Opportunity to develop knowledge and skills in reception and administration. Reference for employment or academic applications Meet new people and volunteer in an environment that celebrates diversity Experience in working in Therapeutic environment Package of volunteer support and Training

Benefits to others

Support a cause bigger than yourself Supporting a charity acheive its overall goals Supporting clients to access a service that benefits their well being

Transport details

None

Time commitment

Due to the nature of the work and the training invested in our volunteers we would like volunteers to commit a minimum of 3 months to supporting the centre

Support

Support of the centre volunteer co-ordinator to ensure you are developing the skills you need and help you gain any new skills you feel you may want. On the job support from therapy services managers and Administrative staff to support you in your role.

Expenses

All out of pocket travel expenses are reimbursed
  • ProfessionsAdministration
  • Crisis & PovertyRefugees
  • Health & Social CareMental Health