Job Location: Stranraer

Board Member

This is a rewarding opportunity to join the founding charity trustees of the FedUp Community Café, to help it develop, grow and become sustainable. FedUp Community Café was formed to benefit the community of Wigtownshire to help prevent and reduce poverty and isolation by offering a place for people to come and feel welcome. a… Read more »

Shop Assistant – Town shop

The volunteer will be responsible for sorting donations, steaming clothing, and assisting customers who come into the shop. They will also be responsible for dealing with any cash received and following company procedures to cash this up securely and appropriately. Friendly personality and good communication skills. Volunteers should be team players who are happy to… Read more »

Warehousing Assistant

The volunteer will be responsible for recording and receiving any furniture, brick-a-brac and electrical equipment. They will also make sure it is stored safely and securely and help to move stock from warehouse to shop floor. Organised team player who is willing to undertake any tasks required to keep the warehouse organised and the shop… Read more »

Sales Assistant

The volunteer will be responsible for assisting any customers who come into the centre, who may be interested in purchasing any stock that’s available. You will be responsible for dealing with any cash received and following company procedures to cash this up securely and appropriately. Friendly personality and good communication skills. Volunteers should be team… Read more »

Volunteer Outings Befriender- Stranraer

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This is a wonderful opportunity to support a local disabled Stranraer man who uses a wheelchair to go out and about in the town to meet and greet people, have snacks, and spend time feeling included in his community. The role is designed to be fun but with meaningful outcomes for enjoyment, inclusion and health… Read more »

Volunteer Group Activities Befriender

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This is a wonderful opportunity for a volunteer to support local disabled men in their supported living house in Stranraer to do activities and pass-times, including playing dominoes, cards and puzzles and generally have quality time and fun.

Volunteer Befriender

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This is a wonderful opportunity to support a local Stranraer woman with a learning disability to go out and about in the town to meet and greet people, have snacks, do light shopping and generally feel included in the community.

Volunteer Musicians

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This is a wonderful opportunity for a solo or small group or amateur or professional with a little spare time to help residents of the charity to enjoy live music of an evening in their shared supported living accommodation.

Handy Person (Stranraer and the Rhins)

Volunteers will be required to do small tasks around the house that our customers find difficult to do for themselves. These will include: light bulb changing, smoke alarm testing, fridge cleaning, inside window cleaning, basic home safety check and any small jobs required (not anything that would require a tradesman). You should be caring, hard… Read more »

Volunteer Tourist Information Officer

Working within the new office in Market Street, Stranraer volunteers will be involved in the following activities: Directing visitors to local businesses, attractions and local amenities including public toilets, cash machines, parks, museums etc. Giving directions to visitors to other local towns or to areas out with the region eg Glasgow, Edinburgh. Provide visitors with… Read more »

Shop Volunteer

This opportunity will allow individuals to develop confidence and transferable skills to use in future employment or every day life. A general day in the Community Reuse Shop consist of pricing up items that have been donated and making sure they are safe for re-sale, organising the warehouse or working on the till point. All… Read more »

Active Travel Volunteer – Community Reuse Shop

Summary of role To assist with the promotion of active travel amongst young people; help with the cycle project; train as a cycle mechanic. Training required Training in ride leadership and cycle maintenance. Additional Skills Keen on climate change issues;, active travel and outdoors; social media skills; keen on cycle maintenance. Hard Working; Organised; Patient;… Read more »