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Local volunteering opportunities in and around Kirklees.

Congratulations…

to Home-Start Kirklees who are the latest group to achieve the Kirklees Volunteering Quality Award which recognises how organisations value their volunteers. Well deserved as they do amazing work across Kirklees.  If YOU are interested in supporting families, then they need new volunteers and their next training course starts on the 10th January 2018 http://homestart-kirklees.org.uk/volunteers/  

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Do you enjoy meeting people?

Kirklees Museums require Public Engagement Volunteers.  You will: Assist staff at roadshows, fairs and special events Support staff with workshops at Museum and Gallery sites Deliver talks to community groups and organisations Deliver guided tours of our sites Required for at least half a day per month during weekdays, weekends and/or evenings. Contact: Becky Bracey on …

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Make a real difference to people’s lives

Can you demonstrate Level 2 in English? Thinking of a career in teaching? As a volunteer tutor with Talk English you will help people to improve their English skills.  Free training and support provided to achieve a professional teaching qualification. Contact: Nadine Littlewood, Tel: 01484 221000 or email: nadine.littlewood@kirklees.gov.uk

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Volunteer Drivers and Hosts…

Once a month on a Sunday Contact the Elderly require car drivers to take older people to afternoon tea parties.  Hosts also required once or twice a year to provide a simple afternoon tea lasting 2 – 3 hours for 6 to 8 guests and 3 or 4 drivers. Contact: Jill Wood Tel: 01482 273103, …

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