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#BeTheChange | Volunteer with Inspire

Volunteers are at the heart of Team Inspire!

As Investors in Volunteers, we value our volunteers and our committed to ensuring equality of access to volunteer opportunities and equality of treatment for all volunteers.

We aim to deliver a sector leading volunteering experience so that our volunteers are inspired to make a difference to those people living with mental ill health, intellectual/learning disability, autism and addictions to ensure they live with dignity and realise their full potential.  We are committed to engaging volunteers in our mission towards creating a society free from stigma that focuses on people and their abilities.

To learn more about our current volunteering opportunities and to hear directly from our volunteers, please view the below links.

For any questions or for information on volunteering with Inspire, please get in touch with us by emailing; volunteering@inspirewellbeing.org

Activities Facilitator Volunteer (New Directions, Dundalk)

Based at our New Directions day service in Dundalk, the role of an Activities Facilitator Volunteer will work in partnership with Inspire staff to facilitate group sessions that will focus on activities promoting wellbeing, creative participation and engagement. 

Utilising your skills, you will provide a safe and supportive environment to ensure service users feel they can express themselves. This could be a focused activity using a specific skill you may possess such as;  arts & crafts, complimentary therapies, music, dance and quizzes. 

For more information visit; https://uk.becollective.com/groups/5e7dc8dc38411600113814b9/opportunities/629dc518df5441c23820cc5a/details 

 

Activities Facilitator Volunteer - Flower & Plants (Beechvalley CWS, Dungannon)

Based at our Beechvalley Community Wellbeing service in Dungannon, we are seeking an individual who has a passion for flowers and planting, to lead a small group on a weekly basis.  As an Activities Facilitator Volunteer, this role will see you work in partnership with Inspire staff to facilitate group sessions that will focus on promoting wellbeing, creative participation and engagement. 

For more information visit; https://uk.becollective.com/groups/5e7dc8dc38411600113814b9/opportunities/62f39b6c9f78871d38f6310e/details 

Gardening Volunteer (Mulhern Close, Omagh)

Based at our Mulhern Close Supported Living Service, in Omagh, the role of a Gardening Volunteer will help to maintain, protect and develop our green areas / spaces for everyone within this community to enjoy. Inevitably, this role will see you get a little bid muddy and most likely a little bit wet. It will vary depending on the season and may include assisting residents to grow their own flowers, vegetables and fruit, maintaining flower beds and cutting grass. 

For more information visit; https://uk.becollective.com/groups/5e7dc8dc38411600113814b9/opportunities/629f4beddf54417ff92136ec/details  

Befriending Volunteer (Shiels Court - Ballymoney)

Our Shiels Court Supported Service, in Ballymoney, are seeking a Befriending Volunteer to engage directly with our service users and support them to live with dignity and realise their full potential.  You will join a team of compassionate and inspiring befrienders that provide a range of supports to adults who access our services across Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. 

For more information visit; https://uk.becollective.com/groups/5e7dc8dc38411600113814b9/opportunities/6181121322dd7ea23f2eee0a/details  

Service Support Volunteer (Beechvalley CWS - Dungannon)

Do you enjoy a cup of coffee or tea? Do you enjoy getting out into your local community? Then this role is for you! Taking place at our community wellbeing service in Beechvalley, Dungannon, you will work in partnership with Inspire staff to provide a safe and supportive environment to ensure they enjoy the benefits of social interaction, community engagement and off course a good cup of coffee/tea. 

This role will provide you with a unique opportunity to help others as they work towards better wellbeing and resilience. We want you to be creative and innovative but also demonstrate an ability to listen, encourage and get alongside others. 

For more information visit; https://uk.becollective.com/groups/5e7dc8dc38411600113814b9/opportunities/619bae9ba2b501414a30c23a/details 

 

Co-Facilitator Volunteer (North & East Belfast CWS)

Our East Community Wellbeing Service are seeking a Co-Facilitator Volunteer who will work in partnership with Inspire staff and a Group Facilitator Volunteer to support a ‘Woodwork Group’ that takes place on a weekly basis in Connswater Community Centre. You will assist the group facilitator to provide a safe and supportive environment to ensure service users feel they can express themselves. 

This role will provide you with a unique opportunity to help others as they work towards better wellbeing and resilience. We want you to be creative and innovative but also demonstrate an ability to listen, encourage and get alongside others. 

For more information visit; https://uk.becollective.com/groups/5e7dc8dc38411600113814b9/opportunities/6194fd333718fb6680cc89f1/details 

Befriending Volunteer (Ballymisert - Holywood)

Our Ballymisert Heights Supported Service, in Holywood, are seeking a MALE Befriending Volunteer to engage directly with a male service user and support them to live with dignity and realise their full potential.  You will join a team of compassionate and inspiring befrienders that provide a range of supports to adults who access our services across Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.

With an increase in isolation, as a direct result of Covid-19, this is an exciting role that aims to develop self-confidence, encourage positive choices and decisions, reduce social isolation and increase opportunities for social interaction and connection in the local community.

For more information visit; https://uk.becollective.com/groups/5e7dc8dc38411600113814b9/opportunities/613788069cf15e506c24ce17/details 

Activities Facilitator Volunteer (Arts & Crafts, Belfast Community Wellbeing Services)

Based at our Belfast Community Wellbeing Service, in Belfast, the role of an Activities Facilitator Volunteer will work in partnership with Inspire staff to facilitate group sessions that will focus on activities promoting wellbeing, creative participation and engagement. 

Utilising your skills, you will provide a safe and supportive environment to ensure service users feel they can express themselves. This could be a focused activity using a specific skill you may possess such as; building or repairing items, film trips, arts & crafts, complimentary therapies, music, dance and quizzes. 

For more information visit; https://uk.becollective.com/groups/5e7dc8dc38411600113814b9/opportunities/62fe64c3e90762827201d20b/details 

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