Mid Devon Mobility currently has a variety of Volunteer roles available, If you are interested in volunteering with us please send us an email by clicking on the link below or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you interested in Volunteering?
- Do you have time to help?
- Do you have a friendly manner?
- Do you have a sympathetic approach to the elderly and people with disabilities?
If so why not join our growing band of volunteers and make a real difference to people who are experiencing difficulties getting out and about.
Our schemes are aimed at increasing the independence and mobility of older people and people with disabilities.
Remember as a community transport charity your help will be greatly appreciated by those with mobility needs in the Mid Devon area.
Go on make a difference!
Our Volunteering opportunities
We have a wide range of volunteering opportunities available from Car driving to website editing…
As a Driver in our Community Car Scheme
The scheme is to take people to health appointments, shopping or to meet up with friends. Volunteers drive their own cars and receive expenses of 45p per mile.
As a Driver for our Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle
Passengers requiring transport in or with their wheelchairs can now use our Accessible vehicle, we currently have two six seater vehicles specially adapted to carry wheelchairs.
Training is given on transporting and securing the wheelchairs.
Minibus Driver for Community Group Hire
We hire out our minibuses (15 seater) to local community groups whose members include wheelchair users, we need volunteers to drive and join in the fun of their outings, often in the evenings and at weekends.
In the Office
We need volunteers to help in our offices so if you have skills or experience in reception, using computers, or enjoy talking to people on the phone or in person please give us a call.
We also need help with demonstrating and training our wheelchairs and scooters to shop & leisure mobility users and our workshop needs help to check and prepare the vehicles ready for use.
In the Community Hub
We need volunteers to help in our Community Hub, so if you have a passion for crafts, chatting and cake eating give us a call.
We also have the following roles available
Volunteer IT Specialist
We are keen to hear from corporate organisations who value supporting the community and creating positive staff engagement. Opportunities to work with us include:
• Workplace Giving
• A volunteering day
• Providing specialist volunteers to set up a unique program such as mentoring or training
• Running a corporate funding event
• Providing professional skills to help our organisation move forward.
Getting involved can be immensely rewarding for both sides and many of our corporate volunteers choose to stay involved with us.