Skip to content

Current Volunteer Opportunities

 

Turnaround Team Assistant

Provide support to Creating Enterprises ‘VOIDS’ team to carry out a full range of activities in the clearing of empty Cartrefi Conwy properties.

The work can be physical, requiring regular lifting and carrying, where safe to do so, you will be expected to work outside in all weather.

  • To assist colleagues in the removal and disposal of furniture, rubbish, and waste materials from the properties to the recycling centre
  • Work closely with Second Chance Project Coordinator, to ensure any good quality furniture items are taken to the unit for Cartrefi Conwy tenants to access
  • Assisting with cleaning empty properties before tenants move in
  • Assisting with clearing gardens of any rubbish/debris
  • Loading and unloading van
  • To follow Health & Safety legislation in accordance with Health & Safety policies and procedures

Time Commitment:  1 day per week (8am – 5pm)

Number of Placements Available: 4

 

Training & Support:

  • Induction to the organisation
  • Full training on all aspects of the role
  • Regular support from Volunteer Coordinator
  • A personalised development plan including employability support in finding employment (if applicable)
  • Funded training opportunities such as Passport to Construction, Asbestos Awareness etc
  • Access to a comprehensive Health & Safety e-learning programme

Reimbursement of Expenses:

 Out of pocket expenses will be reimbursed as follows:

  • Mileage costs @ 40p per mile from home to place of volunteering
  • Public transport costs reimbursed on receipt of valid ticket
  • Lunch (conditions apply)
  • Childcare (conditions apply)

 

 

For more information / apply:

Email: tish.calveley@creatingenterprise.org.uk or telephone 07917 872177


Play Development Assistant

Purpose/Summary of Role:

To support the Cartrefi Conwy Community Involvement team with running indoor and outdoor family activities with a creative focus on play for all ages of children and young people.

Description of Tasks:

– Promotion of sessions via leaflet drops

– Taking part in the play session including supervising children, running games and craft activities, and taking the register

– Setting up and closing down the area before and after a play session

– Maintaining and cleaning play equipment

– Completing evaluation questionnaires with children and adults

– Other duties may be required

Role Description



Closing Date: Open-Ended


Property Maintenance Team Assistant

Purpose/Summary of Role:

To assist the Property Maintenance team with preparing Cartrefi Conwy properties for new kitchen and bathroom fittings.

Description of Tasks:

– Assisting tradespeople in removal and preparation work

– Removal and disposal of rubbish and waste materials from site to the Recycling Centre

– Following site specific Health and Safety rules

Role Description



Closing Date: Open-Ended


Marketing Assistant

Purpose/Summary of Role:

To assist the Marketing Officer in promoting the activities of the Creating Futures team.

Description of Tasks:

– Writing copy for social media posts

– Designing social media posts using Canva

– Creating signature tunes for different projects

Role Description



Closing Date: Open-Ended


Environmental Team Assistant

Purpose/Summary of Role

To assist the Environmental team with maintaining Cartrefi Conwy communal gardens and surrounding areas.

Description of Tasks

– Trimming hedges
– Grass cutting
– Planting
– General tidying
– Removal and disposal of rubbish and garden waste from site to the Recycling Centre
– Following site specific Health and Safety rules

The work is very physical, requiring regular lifting and carrying and is site based. Where safe to do so, you will be expected to work on site, outside in all weathers.

Role Description



Closing Date: Open-Ended