Administration Support Volunteer Location: Fixed
About Royal Voluntary Service

To help people maintain independence and dignity in their homes and communities particularly in later life.

About Opportunity

You will help older people in your area by supporting the local RVS community hub. Some key tasks would include:
•    Answer telephones, take messages and deal with general duties
•    Meet and greet visitors to the community hub office
•    Enter data into spreadsheets and databases
•    Organise mailouts to volunteers
•    General clerical duties including photocopying, mailing and filing

Benefits— Make the most of your situation. A couple of hours of volunteering makes you feel great. Building friendships in your community. Learn new skills to help with future employment. It’s flexible—you give the time that suits you.

Skills and Experience

Experience in basic administration, good communication skills, organisational skills and be able to use computer packages including databases and spread sheets. Be friendly and approachable. Be willing to learn.

Travel Details


By Foot, By Bus & By Car.

Minimum Age 16
Maximum Age Not Supplied
Wheelchair Access No
Disabled Toilets No
Selection Procedures

Application FormInductionInformal ChatReferences

Morning Afternoon Evening

Available During School Holidays Yes
Available During Termtime Yes
Frequency & Commitment

Entirely flexible and dependant of volunteer’s availability.

Training Details

Relevant training for the role will be provided by the Royal Voluntary Service. Training will be delivered face-to-face / online learning.

Other Information
Saltire Compatible Yes
Reference Code678
Work Type Administration/Office work
Client Group Elderly
Childcare No
Expenses Paid Yes
Expenses Details

All out of pocket expenses including mileage at 45p a mile are paid at the volunteer discretion either weekly or monthly.

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