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Role Description

The role will be based at our Learning & Activities Centre in the centre of Farnworth. We are looking for volunteer receptionists to cover the main desk in the reception area and the role will involve greeting people as they arrive, dealing with face to face enquiries, signposting to the relevant area, answering the telephone, dealing with enquiries and transferring calls, completing registers and taking money from students attending courses and activities.

Skills and Qualifications

Previous experience in administration/clerical work would be an advantage but not essential as full training will be provided. We are looking for volunteers who are friendly and welcoming, punctual, organised, enthusiastic, and sensitive to the needs of older people.

Time requirements

Ideally 3-4 hours (half a day) once a week, Monday to Friday

For further information, or for an informal discussion, please email or contact Heather on 01204 701525. Alternatively, you can download and complete a Volunteer Application Form and send it to the details above or the address on the form.