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Leonard Cheshire Disability

At Leonard Cheshire Disability, we work for a society in which every person is equally valued. We believe that disabled people should have the freedom to live their lives the way they choose - with the opportunity and support to live independently, to contribute economically, and to participate fully in society.

Application deadline: 
Sunday, 1 September 2019

We are looking for a motivated Intern who would like to support the Corporate Partnerships Team, responding to enquiries for volunteering opportunities from our corporate partners, liaising with local volunteer coordinators and gathering feedback on the volunteering days.

Role Aim: 

• Responding to enquiries for volunteering opportunities from our corporate partners, liaising with local volunteer coordinators and gathering feedback on the volunteering days. Support on preparation, delivery and evaluation of unique project with British Museum, Royal Academy of Art and LPO.

• Produce compelling and emotive case studies from partnership activity to feed into reports and proposals.

• Support delivery of volunteering days where needed

• Lead on recognition and stewardship of corporate event participants

Duties: 

• This role would suit someone who is comfortable working with lots of different stakeholders and is looking to gain experience within a busy team.

• Other support duties as required

Skills needed: 

• Personable and enthusiastic

• Reliable

• Understanding and commitment to the aims and values of Leonard Cheshire

• Excellent organisational skills

• Excellent people skills

• Excellent written communication skills

• Good time management

• Good IT skills – Microsoft Excel and Word

Training: 

Volunteering Induction training and other relevant training

Location: 
Leonard Cheshire Disability Head Office, South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, SW8 1RL
Time commitment: 
At least one day per week
Opening times: 
2-3 days per week (can be dependent on workshop delivery)
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Once you’ve registered interest in this volunteering role, we’ll send your name and UCL email address to the organisation for their records. You’ll also receive information about the next steps to take if you do wish to take things forward. The organisation has signed up to our code of standards, which includes a commitment to protecting your data. We won’t share your information with anyone unless you’ve given explicit consent to. We’ll also retain your details so we can follow up to see how you’re getting on with your volunteering and offer support if necessary. We take good care of your data – you can see full details here