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Befriending volunteer

The receptionists provide an accessible, welcoming and professional customer service, at our Warwick Row office.

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What do receptionists do?

The reception team are often the first point of call for people accessing Age UK Coventry & Warwickshire's services. Enquiries may be made in person, via the phone or through email.

What you will get out of it

  • It's a great way to make a real difference to someone's life
  • You'll be giving something to your community
  • Volunteers tell us they find volunteering really rewarding

What is expected of me?

  • To answer the telephone, refer to the appropriate person or take a message.
  • To give reassurance to some older people who may be anxious and nervous.
  • To assist staff and other volunteers with managing enquiries by phone, fax and direct contact.