Fundraising - Volunteer Collections Co-ordinator

Collection tin and cash collections activity is increasingly important to enable people to give small amounts of cash at a time and place to suit them which will ensure that TOG Mind can develop new services thanks to this unrestricted income. The Fundraising Volunteer Collections Co-ordinator will assist the Fundraising Team in all aspects of co-ordinating local placement/pick up of tins and other cash collection activities within their agreed patch.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly
Availability:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

- To place collection tins and organise cash collections at various sites within your local area (towns/villages within Tameside, Oldham or Glossop)
- To co-ordinate collections volunteers on site at agreed collections
- To collect full tins from local area and bring them into the Ashton office for counting

Skill and Qualifications Required:

- A people person, takes full responsibility for projects and is a good communicator
- Experience in maintaining and updating accurate records
- Must have the use of a vehicle for occasional collections (don't need to be a driver)
- able to adhere to all policies, in particular confidentiality, data protection and health and safety

Areas of Interest: Mental Health
Opportunity suitable for: Long term commitment, People seeking work, Short term commitment, University students
What activities will the volunteer do? Fundraising
Skills gained in this role: Organising, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: No
Opportunity Accessibility: Step free access clearly signposted into the building, Lift to other floors / step free access throughout the building, Accessible toilets

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Tameside, Oldham and Glossop Mind
Organisation Profile: Tameside, Oldham and Glossop Mind is an innovative and dynamic organisation that provides helpful services promoting the well-being and improvement of the mental health of our clients. We have been around for over 30 years and our mission in life is to simply offer a service that’s best-in-class. We do this by providing a regularly refreshed and diverse range of activities and services that promote psychological and physical well-being, stimulating recovery and leading to people returning to a positive and active life in society and generally feeling much better. 1 in 4 of us will need help and support with our mental health at some point in our lives, so if you feel like you might be one of them, or know someone who’s struggling, you’ve come to the right place.