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Volunteer Development Scotland Ltd. (also known as Volunteer Scotland).
Charity registered in Scotland SC013740 and a company limited by guarantee, registered in Scotland, No. SC106743. Our registered Office is Jubilee House, Forthside Way, Stirling. FK8 1QZ

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Volunteer Drivers (CIS Project)

We are looking for an enthusiastic person(s) to work with us in our CIS (Connect Include Support) service assisting the members to get to and from our groups as well as participation in the group activities. CIS is a support service for older people with hearing and sight loss and we provide social group opportunities across Aberdeen City.

Interested? then please contact Sheila at email: or telephone: 0345271234 for more information!

Experience required

Good communication skills with an interest in supporting older people. Able to drive and have a clean driving licence and access to own vehicle (expenses are paid). Willing to learn about, or have experience of, sensory loss. An open and interested attitude with a willingness to learn as training will be provided.

Travel details

We run groups every week day afternoon throughout Aberdeen City.

Travel expenses

Travel expenses are paid monthly by BACS on production of a completed expenses form.

Training details

Excellent support and relevant training is provided to all volunteers. Basic training involves Adult Protection, Sensory Awareness, manual handling, social inclusion, wheelchair use and accessing cars.

Ongoing training is geared around the service needs at any particular time.


Minimum age: 18

Frequency & commitment
Flexible-various times available. All help makes a difference and is greatly appreciated.

Volunteers (aged 18-25) taking part in this opportunity are eligible to claim Saltire Awards hours for their activity.
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