Job Location: Stranraer

Stranraer Development Trust Volunteer

Stranraer Development Trust

The Stranraer Development Trust is looking to recruit volunteers to assist with various projects and events happening within the local community. One of the ongoing projects happening at the moment is the Dandelion project which involves the creation of an ‘Unexpected Garden.’ For this project we are looking for volunteers to assist with gardening tasks,… Read more »

Hearing Aid Maintenance

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An exciting opportunity to undertake a maintenance role within a dedicated team, with the Hard of Hearing Group, providing life changing support to people with hearing loss. You will be responsible for assessing the needs of our service users and carrying out any practical maintenance of their hearing aids. You will play a vital role… Read more »

Receptionist / Administrator

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We are looking for Administration Volunteers who can welcome people to our Resource Centre and help with: administration tasks providing information signposting people to local services and resource leaflets stationery ordering taking calls & messages photocopying If you would like to volunteer and support the operation of our Dumfries Dementia Resource Centre you must be… Read more »

Volunteer Handyperson/Groundperson

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The purpose of this role is to help with light maintenance of the grounds and facilities at our Stranraer Resource Centre. Duties may include anything from maintaining flowerpots to cleaning up the leaves in the car park, as well as some light maintenance jobs within the buildings, such as hanging a picture or moving items… Read more »

Life skills support

Can you spare a couple of hours a week to support our amazingly bright and talented autistic young people in gaining valuable independent living skills, employability skills and social skills? Our group enjoys helping our community through a wide range of projects (creativity, environment, youth work) as well as studying for various courses and qualifications…. Read more »

Shop Assistant

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 »

Handy Person (Stranraer and the Rhins)

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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 may be asked to get 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, e.g. Belfast or… 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 »

Ride or Walk Leader – Community Reuse Shop

Summary of role To assist with group bike rides and running community bike active travel hub. Training details Training in ride and walk leadership; potential for first aid training and cycle maintenance. Time commitment Three times a week. 6 hours. Three months commitment. Additional skills Some knowledge of cycling preferable; enjoys meeting people. Good Communicator;… Read more »