My role is diverse and gives me the opportunity to engage with a range of people, groups and organisations throughout Perth & Kinross.
My responsibilities include:
- Promoting: volunteering for individuals and organisations, Saltire Awards – for young volunteers 12-25 years, Volunteer Friendly Awards for small organisations and community groups.
- Training & Talks: for volunteer managers for organisations interested in, or already are, including volunteers in their work.
- Volunteer development: for organisations and community groups who would like support developing their volunteer policies, procedures and recruitment.
- Information: for individuals who are interested in finding out about volunteering, through our Perth drop in or in their own community.
- Partnership working: as part of the VAP team we all look for opportunities to work in partnership and actively participate in local community partnerships.