Where can I volunteer in North Devon?
Volunteering can be great fun and you can make a real difference not only to others, but also to yourself.
There are lots of different ways you can get involved in volunteering right here in North Devon and the Volunteer Centre is here to help. You can use our volunteer recruitment website, Volunteer Connect. This allows you to:
- Sign up and create your profile – a quick and easy process
- Edit your profile and preferences
- Search for suitable volunteer roles in North Devon
- Login and see invitations from organisations to apply for positions.
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Diverse Communities Support Volunteer
Bideford Police StationDevon and Cornwall Police are looking for members of the community who are wishing to support their local Diverse Communities Team in a volunteering capacity and who are interested in helping to promote the work of the policing teams and engage with the harder to reach communities.
Maintaining good relationships with local communities is of the upmost importance. This role plays a key part of passing on information and advice in order to maintain and enhance those relationships.
We are looking for someone who has an understanding around the importance of effective community engagement, so communication skills and an understanding of diversity are key. Some knowledge of social media would be desirable although not essential.
You will be involved in:
Engagement with minority community groups and partner organisations
Identifying links with hard to reach communities enabling ongoing police engagement
Attend community engagement events alongside DCT staff
Attend networking meetings to support DCT work
Assist with administrative functions through use of policing IT systems
Support DCT staff with the delivery of diversity sessions as required
Promote awareness and understanding of hate crimeFurther information is available at www.devon-cornwall.police.uk/current-vacancies. Closing date is 4th February 2021
For an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact: Sarah Jarvis on tel: 07895 332413 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org