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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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Support At Home Good Neighbours Volunteer (Pittenweem)

Support at Home volunteers transform the lives of individuals by supporting and empowering them to live the life they want and helping them to stay connected to their communities. Whether it is by driving individuals to a destination, company to go shopping, guidance on nutrition or being there to improve confidence and reduce isolation.
You will support an individual to identify what would improve their live and support them to take positive steps to connect to their community which could include one to one group activities and may link into other services in the area.

Experience required

The volunteer will need to have a friendly personality and good communication skills, with a non-judgmental attitude towards an individual’s circumstances and a willingness to ensure confidentiality.
They will receive relevant training for the role and will be welcomed and supported by a friendly, local team.

Travel details

This opportunity takes place in the Pittenweem area.

Travel expenses

Volunteers can claim expenses incurred travelling to and from their duties. Drivers are re-imbursed at 45p per mile, we pay public transportation rates. Volunteers can claim weekly or monthly.

Training details

The volunteer will be part of a team of volunteers and staff who will support them.
Royal Voluntary Service has a training website available for all volunteers. There are also workbooks available to anyone without access to a computer.


Minimum age: 18


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