Fundraising Events Assistant - Rock

Fundraising Events Assistant - Rock

Volunteer area
South West
Volunteer role type images
https://volunteering.rnli.org/incl2016/images/FR&events_event1.jpg
Volunteer location
Rock, Cornwall
Latitude and longitude (Vol locations)
50.5446166992187, -4.92449283599853
Time commitment
Entirely flexible
Team
Engagement
Responsible to
Fundraising Branch Chair
Safeguarding level
1: Awareness and understanding of safeguarding policy required upon commencement of role.
Closing Date
29-05-2022
Reference
V13114
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We’re searching for people who would like to help us to raise money to help save more lives at sea. 

We are looking for volunteers with a friendly and welcoming nature to help out at events across the year in Rock where we will be supporting a range of activities, collections, and other fundraising activities. 

The impact you will make 

You will enable volunteer RNLI lifeboat crews to save lives at sea by carrying out and supporting vital fundraising activity in your local community. 

What you will be doing 

  • Assisting in the delivery of events and activities within the community
  • Championing the RNLI and helping to drive our One Crew ethos
  • Suggesting new ideas for fundraising activities
  • Involvement in planning meetings
  • Liaising with other RNLI volunteers 

Find out more about becoming a fundraising and events volunteer 

What do you need for this role? 

  • Enthusiasm
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • IT Skills
  • Enjoy being part of a team
  • Planning, organisation and administration skills 

What’s in it for you? 

  • Join an inclusive and diverse organisation
  • Have fun, meet new people and join a motivated and enthusiastic team who are making a difference
  • Learn skills and gain experience to enhance your CV
  • Gain the satisfaction of giving back
  • Training to fulfil your volunteer role will be provided and reasonable out of pocket expenses reimbursed

Please apply online or if you have a question please contact the RNLI’s Volunteering Team on 01202 663346 or by email on [email protected]

Safeguarding

The RNLI is committed to safeguarding; ensuring the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk.  We expect all employees and volunteers to share this commitment and have a zero tolerance approach to proven incidents of bullying, abuse, harassment  or exploitation.  The suitability of all prospective employees and volunteers will be assessed during the recruitment process in line with this commitment. This will include relevant criminal record checks being carried out dependent on the eligibility of the role. (England & Wales; DBS check, Scotland; Disclosure Scotland PVG, Northern Ireland; Access NI, Republic of Ireland; Garda Vetting; International, International Child Protection Certificate process).

Diversity at the RNLI

Our staff and volunteers have been saving lives at sea without prejudice for nearly 200 years. We respect and value diversity of background, skills and perspectives within our teams, and consider it essential to help us deliver a world-class lifesaving service. We are an inclusive organisation and welcome applications from everyone. In addition to having the skills needed for the role, we also look for applicants who share our commitment to living our RNLI values (trustworthy, courageous, selfless, and dependable), and helping us work towards Our Vision: To save every one.