Advice & Guidance volunteers lead one-to-one, advice and guidance appointments with clients and help them to navigate the UK job market and achieve their career aspirations. Support and training provided. English Volunteers provide help with language. Operations Volunteers assist the core operations of the charity.
Locations: London:Hammersmith, Clapham, Shoreditch
Online options? No
Skills/Experience: For Advice & Guidance volunteers: previous UK work experience and knowledge of the UK job market.
All sectors are welcome but useful experience includes: Freelance work, HR, construction, accountancy, law, NHS, engineering, teaching, business, apprenticeships.
Computer literate (MS Word and Email)
Fluent/native level of English.
Beneficial: language skills (including Arabic, Farsi/Dari, Tigrinya, Amharic, Somali, Pashto, Tamil etc)
Commitment: Advice & Guidance volunteers: 3-6 months of 2-4 sessions per month, each running 10:00am - 5pm. English teacher volunteers: at least 2 courses with weekly 2 hour classes over 6-10 weeks.