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04 May 2017 Fiona Malley
St James LBG

As you know we rely on our volunteers to help man the building for our many and varied events. We have a strong bank of stewards and duty managers who generously give of their time to assist us, but we are always looking for more people to help us out. The roles aren’t too arduous and we would be delighted to discuss this further with anyone interested. We are particularly interested in hearing from people keen to train as Duty Managers. If you fancy helping us out and the opportunity to see some of our shows at the same time give Fiona in the office a call on 01481 711360

05 May 2017 Duty Managers, Box Officers and Stewards
St James LBG

We are looking for Duty Managers, Box Officers and Stewards to join our friendly team of vounteers. Those interested will help with the running of our many and varied events. If you fancy helping us out please call Fiona on 01481 711360 or via fiona@stjames.gg

05 May 2017 Trustee Vacancy
Lloyds Bank Foundation for the Channel Islands

The Board of Trustees of the Foundation is recruiting a new trustee with legal experience who is based in Guernsey to succeed a member who has completed their term of office. Applications for this role should be with the Foundation by noon, Wednesday 31 May 2017. For an application pack, and more details of the work of the Foundation and the role of trustees please contact Jo Le Poidevin e:jlepoidevin@lloydsbankfoundation.org.uk t: 01481706360.

05 May 2017 Minutes secretary
Guernsey Arts Commission

The Guernsey Arts Commission would be pleased to hear from anyone who is willing to take minutes at the Commission Board meetings. Currently the meetings are held on a monthly basis but this may be reduced to every two months. If you would like to help out, please contact Russ Fossey at the Arts Commission on 709707

10 May 2017 Pat Wisher
Living Streets Guernsey

We are looking for a new Treasurer to take over from David Jackson who has been with us for the past three years. It's not too onerous a task - mainly keeping track of our merchandise sales which are our main income and preparing the annual accounts. We would like the person to join our committee but, again, we don't have too many committee meetings - we tend to communicate via email mainly.

10 May 2017 Reading Mentors within local Primary Schools
Every Child Our Future LBG

Volunteer reading mentors are currently needed to support children at various local Primary Schools. In particular a St Peter Port based School. If you have time in your lunch hour or time during the day to help we really need you! Volunteering will be for approximately an hour per week, term time. It involves listening to children practice their reading skills and requires nothing more than encouragement and praise! If you are interested in taking up this very fulfilling and rewarding role, please contact Lara on 01481 244919 between 9am and Midday or email info@everychild.org.gg

11 May 2017 Organiser
St John Care in the Community Library Service

Book lover and reader, with good social skills in dealing with the elderly and with the other volunteers at the Library.

11 May 2017 Library volunteer
St John Care in the Community Library Service

To help at the Library on Tuesday afternoons from 1 - 4 p.m. Good communication skills and love of books needed!

12 May 2017 DoE volunteers needed 26 - 29 May 2017
Alderney Performing Arts Festival Foundation (The)

We are looking for 3 DoE volunteers to help at the Alderney Performing Arts Festival which runs from 26th to 29th May 2017. We will pay for travel on Bumblebee, and house the volunteers on the campsite. Duties would be to help in every way possible e.g. moving chairs and tables - volunteers need to be strong, taking tickets, possibly serving food and generally being available to jump into action. Ideally 15+ would be best. We would provide a tent on the camp site and a per diem for food. They also need to enjoy walking as they may need to reach venues on foot - Alderney is not huge, luckily. If you can help please call Caroline Kay-Mouat on 07818 455396 as soon as possible.

18 May 2017 Minutes secretary
Guernsey Arts Commission

Would you like to spend a few hours taking minutes for the GAC Board Meetings? There are six meetings every year and we would like someone to help us with minute taking. The meetings are usually about one and a half hours and not too boring! If you think you can help, please call the Commission on 709707 or email: russ.fossey@gov.gg

18 May 2017 Events Fundraising Volunteer
Wigwam Support Group

Wigwam run a rolling programme of fundraising events including one off events and fundraising campaigns. With a new campaign due to launch in the summer we are looking to recruit a small team of volunteers who can provide a couple of hours a week supporting the organisation and running of our events. For further details please contact Sharon on 07781 192336 or e mail sharon.spruce@wigwam.org.gg

19 May 2017 Volunteers Required
Guernsey Alzheimers Association

We are always looking for new volunteers to help out at the various social events we hold at Delancey Centre, and at our various fund raising events that we hold throughout the year. If you would like to find out a little more on any of the above then we would love to hear from you. Even if you have just an hour or two from time to time, then please contact us on 245121 or email the office on info@alzheimers.gg

19 May 2017 Casual Volunteers
Guernsey Alzheimers Association

Do you have an hour or two to spare just occasionally, then why not contact the Guernsey Alzheimer's Association to find out more information. Your commitment does not have to be every week, just occasionally. Tel 245121 or info@alzheimers.gg

19 May 2017 Volunteer with a legal background.
Guernsey Alzheimers Association

We are looking for a volunteer who might be a legally minded/qualified person who could offer advice and perhaps see through applications for Powers of Attorney and Guardianship and perhaps even assume the role in the event of there being just no one else to take it on. Should you be interested in this volunteer position, then please contact us on 245121 for further information.

24 May 2017 Volunteers to prepare light suppers for patients
Les Bourgs Hospice Charitable Trust (including Charity Shops)

To prepare and serve a light evening snack for our resident patients. There are a maximum of 7 in-patients at any one time and items include soup, sandwiches and salads. Hours are generally 1730 until 1930 but can be quicker if there are less patients. The volunteers are only asked to cover one shift each week. For more details contact Vanessa on 210322 or vanessa@lesbourgs.com

25 May 2017 Risk Assessment Advisor for Outdoor Events
La Societe Guernesiaise

We are looking for someone to advise us on preparing Risk Assessments for outdoor trips such as Botany walks. Please contact Kate Lee Secretary on 725093

31 May 2017 Assistant to Hon Treasurer
National Trust of Guernsey

NTG would like to find a volunteer to assist the Hon Treasurer in their responsibilities for the maintenance and production of quarterly accounting reports and annual audited statements. The Trust employs a part time book-keeper, so the volunteer will not be expected to maintain the day to day records or process payments and receipts, although assistance in these areas over busy periods would be welcome. Liaison with the NTG’s Estate Manager & Coordinator over the production and reconciliation of rental records and occasional event finances would also be helpful. Any time available would be gratefully accepted to spread the load. Please contact: admin@nationaltrust.gg

31 May 2017 Tour Guide at Les Caches Farm, Forest
National Trust of Guernsey

Paid and volunteer positions are available to those who love meeting people and are proud to share an important part of Guernsey's history at Les Caches Farm complex, Les Villets, Forest. The Old Barn at Les Caches Farm is the only example of an original Guernsey farmhouse, open to the public. Suggested days/times: Tuesday: 1300-1500 (from June - end September) Thursday: 1030-1230 (as above) Please contact: admin@nationaltrust.gg

31 May 2017 Event Organisers
National Trust of Guernsey

Are you a bright ideas person, with great organisation skills who happens to love a great gathering? If so, you’re just the person we need. 2017 and 2018 are particularly big years for National Trust of Guernsey, with several important occasions to plan for. We have some great places to share with our Members and Islanders and would love the input of a vibrant person or team, to help open up our National Trust places here on the Island. Please contact: admin@nationaltrust.gg

01 June 2017 Committee Members
Workers Educational Association

Would you like to help bring interesting educational opportunities to Islanders? WEA organises talks and courses on Local Studies, Art & Craft, Health, Science, Environment, Food & Drink, Guernsey Economy and History. See: www.wea.org.gg Join the Committee and have free access to the courses. Not more than 8 short meetings a year. Call Chairman Roy Bisson for more details 07781 100 296

01 June 2017 Deadheading and Litter picking
Forest Floral Group

Help is needed to deadhead the displays and pick up litter in the Forest Parish. . We meet up every Monday morning at 10am for an hour and finish with coffee. No experience necessary, we will show you what to do.

01 June 2017 Saffery Walk Relay Team for St Peter Port Christmas Lights
St. Peter Port Christmas Lights

Walkers needed to join our relay team for the Saffery Walk.

01 June 2017 Help sell
St. Peters' Community Market

We are looking for someone to help sell produce and craft items at the market on a Wednesday morning. You need to be good at adding up. Come along on a Wednesday and see what the job entails.

01 June 2017 Picking up litter
Forest Douzaine

Help is needed to keep our parish clean by picking up any litter you see on the pavements. If you are a dog owner make sure you pick up after your dog and deposit the mess in a bin. Thank you.

05 June 2017 Plant Heritage Guernsey
Plant Heritage Guernsey

Plant Heritage Guernsey are looking for one or two volunteers to help out in our glasshouse. They will primarily be assisting with seed sowing, transplanting, taking cuttings etc and will work with guidance from members of the committee. A few hours a week would be appreciated, but no experience is necessary, so do come along and acquire some green fingers. Please contact Rose Rankilor on 255537 for more information.

08 June 2017 Guernsey Gateway Club LBG
Guernsey Gateway Club LBG

Help people with a learning disability enjoy leisure on Thursday evenings and/or escort members on the minibus. Helping at club is very rewarding and fun. Contact Stephen Collas on 07781 128517 sacollas@gmail.com

17 June 2017 Guernsey Conservation Volunteers
Guernsey Conservation Volunteers

GCV will be meeting at 10am in the coastal car park at Les Tielles, Torteval and removing sour fig. We are looking for volunteers aged 16 and over to help remove sour fig and then rake the area. No experience is necessary and all tools and gloves will be provided. Please wear old clothes. For more information go to: www.gcv.org.uk or email coordinator@gcv.org.uk

19 June 2017 GDA Marketing & PR Director
Guernsey Disability Alliance

The GDA is seeking an experience communications and PR director to provide advice to their executive committee and Executive Director. This is a voluntary role. We were very fortunate to have a specialist on marketing in our past Chair Shelaine Green, with her retirement we have a vacancy on the executive for someone to provide strategic advice on all matters relating to Marketing, Communications and PR. one of our main goals is to change how the Guernsey community thinks about disability, this role would be vital in proving strategic guidance on that topic and managing local media in relation to our We All Matter Eh? campaigns (www.matter.gg) and GDA projects (www.gda.org.gg)

19 June 2017 GDA Fundraising team
Guernsey Disability Alliance

The Guernsey Disability Alliance (GDA) would like to hear from experienced and non-experienced fundraisers to create a fundraising team providing management, assistance, ideas and leadership. Skills required include event management, social media, sales both written and face to face and good old enthusiasm. If you are interested please contact chair@gda.org.gg or Karen@gda.org.gg

30 June 2017 Hairdressers
Guernsey Voluntary Service

Volunteers needed for hairdressing at our two day centres - Jubilee in St Sampsons and the Russels in St Martins.

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01 July 2017 Guernsey Sands Befrienders
SANDS Guernsey

Are you interested in becoming a Guernsey Sands Befriender and playing a vital role in offering support to bereaved families on Guernsey? Many of us know first hand how much comfort and support a Befriender can give. The reassurance of talking to someone else who has been affected by the death of a baby and who is nearby to phone or to meet is invaluable. However, befriending is an emotionally demanding role so at least one year should have elapsed since your own baby's death. If you are interested in finding out more about becoming a befriender and the training involved, please contact guernseysandsbefrienders@gmail.com or call our dedicated mobile 07781 103435. More information can also be found on the Sands website - https://www.sands.org.uk/get-involved/volunteer-sands/become-befriender

01 July 2017 Guernsey Sands Committee Members
SANDS Guernsey

Guernsey Sands are keen to hear from volunteers that are interested in joining the committee and helping support bereaved families on Guernsey. For more information please contact Chairmain Rob Jones on guernseysands@gmail.com or call our dedicated mobile on 07781 103435.

02 July 2017 Meals on Wheels drivers
Guernsey Voluntary Service

We always need drivers for a Meals on Wheels Round or on a relief basis. Please get in touch if you can help.

02 July 2017 Support the committee
Multiple Sclerosis Society Bailiwick of Guernsey Branch

Supporting the committee in a variety of ways, such as raising awareness of MS, fundraising or helping with social media.

03 July 2017 Able-bodied teams needed
National Trust of Guernsey

Setting up and taking down the event requires muscle power. We welcome able-bodied teams to help, always on the Sunday before the event, the Monday day of the event and again for the after-party clear up on the Tuesday morning. For corporate teams, time would need to be booked out Monday 3rd July (all day) and Tuesday 4th July from about 8am until 11am. Other volunteer help is needed on: Sunday 2nd July - morning only - drivers and haulage vehicles appreciated. We'd love to hear from you. Please contact: admin@nationaltrust.gg

04 July 2017 Friends of Safer and Co-Ordinator
Safer LBG (Domestic Violence Forum)

In addition to volunteers to assist with the day to day running of services, we are presently looking to increase the number of Friends of Safer to assist with all our fundraising events. For further information please contact Maggie Costen on 07781 157319 or Carol Le Page on 07839 100151. We are especially looking for someone to co-ordinate the Friends of Safer and to give secretarial assistance.

06 July 2017 Jubilee Day Centre Garden
Guernsey Voluntary Service

We are in the process of giving our Jubilee Day Centre garden a makeover, as we are trying to make the garden more accessible and welcoming to the clients. We need a kind volunteer who would be happy to help us maintain the garden by doing some light weeding / deadheading. We also have two garden gates which need fixing to posts, if anyone can help us with that? If you could offer any help with the Jubilee garden, we should be very grateful. Please contact Mandy or Josie at the Day Centre on 246045.

06 July 2017 Russels Day Centre
Guernsey Voluntary Service

We are looking for Day Centre helpers at the Russels on a Tuesday and Friday - please contact Denise on 238055 if you can help

08 July 2017 Fundraiser/Director
Choices

Choices are looking for a dynamic individual who has excellent networking opportunities in order to coordinate fundraising activities for this important charity This post would require attendance at quarterly board meetings as well as any fundraising activities. Please contact the manager for further information .

10 July 2017 Volunteers for Riding sessions
Riding for the Disabled LBG, Guernsey Group

Volunteers are desperately needed to walk as 'side helpers' by our riders or to lead horses and ponies during our half hour RDA sessions. Experience is not essential as training will be provided. If you fancy getting out in the fresh air, getting some exercise while making a massive difference to someone else's life then please come and join us. You need to be available for half an hour to an hour Wednesdays 1.30 -2.30 pm or Thursdays 12.30 -2.30 pm. Please contact Heidi on 263969 or 07781 122200 or on our website RDA.gg

10 July 2017 Riding for the Disabled
Riding for the Disabled LBG, Guernsey Group

WANTED; a 'Friends of RDA@ group to help with fundraising. If you would like to get involved we'd love to hear from you. Please contact Heidi on 263969, 07781 122200 or via ourwebsite RDA.gg

10 July 2017 Summer Activities Volunteers
Wigwam Support Group

Wigwam is running a number of activities for families over the summer. We are looking volunteers who are able to give a few hours a week to work alongside our staff & volunteer team. Duties will include interacting with children and young adults with additional needs, helping to set up and clear away activities. Ideal for students or education staff who have some time to spare over the summer. If interested contact us on 521678 or e mails support@wigwam.org.gg

10 July 2017 Cooking Activity Leader
Wigwam Support Group

Do you like cooking? Do you like helping others learn too? We are looking for someone to run a cooking activity at our monthly Saturday Social for member families. Time commitment is 3 hours per month (excluding August + December). Experience not needed but beneficial. If interested please call us on 521678 or e mail support@wigwam.org.gg

10 July 2017 Young Adults Group Leader
Wigwam Support Group

We are looking for a Young Adults Group Leader to oversee the running of the monthly Young Adults Group (last Sunday afternoon of each month). This role requires a monthly commitment of around 6 hours (4 hours on day of group plus 2 hours admin) with some additional time for training and meetings. If you are confident, enjoy working with others and have experience of working with families with additional needs please contact us at support@wigwam.org.gg or call 521678 for further information.

10 July 2017 Saturday Social Group Volunteer
Wigwam Support Group

We are looking for volunteers to help out at our monthly Saturday Social. This role requires a monthly commitment of 3 hours with some additional time for training and meetings. If you are confident, enjoy working with others and would like to gain experience working with families with additional needs please contact us at support@wigwam.org.gg or call 521678 for further information.

10 July 2017 Office Support Volunteer
Wigwam Support Group

As a growing local charity running over 60 events in 2016 we have an increasing need for centralised support. We are looking for volunteers who can offer a minimum of 10 hours support per month within the Wigwam office. Tasks vary but typically include administrative duties such as typing, database work, printing, supporting with grant applications etc . If you are confident with modern IT systems (including social media, cloud based systems) and able to commit regularly please contact us at support@wigwam.org.gg or call 521678.

12 July 2017 Board members
Crimestoppers Trust - Guernsey (The)

Crimestoppers Guernsey is looking for an individual who is interested in preventing and tackling crime particularly from someone with a marketing / social media / digital / youth work background but most of all - a passion to help ensure Guernsey remains a safe place to live and work.

17 July 2017 Cafe & Charity Shop Helpers
The Salvation Army (including Charity Shop)

We currently are looking for a number of volunteers to work at our centre in Nocq Rd, who may be able to give some time either on a regular basis or as and when they can manage or be called upon, to help in our cafe with taking orders, putting snacks and drink orders together, serving tables, clearing tables and washing up. Also help is required in our charity shop with duties such as pricing, serving on the till and sorting donations. If you can help please give Sue le Poidevin a call on 200216

18 July 2017 Bright Tights
Bright Tights

We're looking for someone to join our committee to take on various admin. tasks, such as dealing with minutes, agendas, event bookings etc.

24 July 2017 Volunteer Driver
Guernsey Society for Physically Disabled People (Ron Short Centre)

The GSPDP is always on the lookout for people willing to help transport people to and from the Ron Short Centre at Beau Sejours. For those who hold regular driving licences, we have both a vehicle for transporting a single wheelchair user, as well as an eight passenger van. There are two mini-buses that require the driver to hold a D1 Licence. We would be glad to hear from anyone who feels they could help out regularly or occasionally.

24 July 2017 Workshop Volunteer
Guernsey Society for Physically Disabled People (Ron Short Centre)

We are looking for anyone who enjoys knitting or crocheting and is willing to pass on some of their skill to one or two of our workshop users. For more information, contact Jean or Rob on 724333.