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Govenek Active Living Hub (Newquay) is looking for enthusiastic individuals, to join our welcoming Community Hub team and support us with General Office Administration, on a volunteer basis. Find out more and apply below:

What you will get out of it

  • It's a great way to make a real difference in the community
  • You get to be part of Age UK Cornwall's and Govenek's volunteer team
  • You will learn new skills
  • Great for Individuals wanting to gain skills transferrable to employment
  • You will make new friendships and real connections
  • Full training will be provided

Main Duties

You will be a key part in ensuring Govenek Active Living Hub runs smoothly and to aid excellent customer service and sustainable delivery.

Specific Duties

  • Filing
  • Photocopying
  • Support in typing letters
  • Send out Rota’s by post and email
  • Data Entry
  • Assist with the day-to-day running of the Hub
  • Print and distribute Marketing Materials
  • Prepare PPE Packs

Personal qualities most suited to this role: 

  • Reliability.
  • Proven track record of good work (educational and/or professional accepted).
  • Team player with good communication skills.
  • Great interpersonal skills to work in teams when necessary.
  • Able to respect and maintain confidentiality.
  • An understanding of safeguarding (training will be provided).
  • Confident use of  IT, especially Microsoft Word.
  • Knowledge of using outlook would be an advantage, (although training will be provided)
  • Positive, can-do attitude with the willingness to undertake a variety of tasks.
  • Organised and reliable
  • Able to show initiative and work unsupervised when required.

Core Training

  • Safeguarding
  • Health & Safety
  • GDPR (data protection) and Confidentiality
  • Boundaries
  • Lone Working

Responsible to

  • Active Living Hub Manager
  • Senior Care Assistant


We are looking for someone to start as soon as possible. Monday - Friday (0900-1600)



Apply here

If you are interested in volunteering for this role, please apply here or call Donna Smokvina, Active Living Hub Manager, on the number above.