Perhaps you want to give back to your community and supporting Moving On would be a great way to give back.
Moving On rely on donations and grants to be able to continue carrying out the excellent work we do. A financial donations can help towards running and salary costs so we can continue to deliver our services as outlined above.
Perhaps you have a skill you would be willing to share with the staff at Moving On. We would benefit from skills such as IT, accounting, photography, marketing and communications and procurement, to name but a few. On the flip side, perhaps you fancy doing something different to your day job and we have a number of opportunities that you could get involved in. Why not consider painting one of our dispersed properties or office spaces, or giving a little tender loving care to one of our gardens. All ideas we welcome!
allows a company to fulfil their social responsibilities
boosts positivity on social media
allows staff to learn and gain new skills
If you are either at college, sixth form or university, often there is a compulsory element of the course which will involve a student placement or volunteering opportunity. Moving On Durham has had previous student placements which have resulted in students often volunteering after their core volunteering hours have stopped due to the enjoyable experience.
Your place will be tailored to meet and suit your needs, but may typically include shadowing and working with the team. This could include administration, finance, housing management and intensive support.
Typical duties include making and receiving telephone calls, data entry, filing, typing assist with the handling of both including and outgoing mail, as well as other general office duties. To liaise with other departments as and when necessary and provide additional administrative support when appropriate.
You would be working closely with our finance team and delegated appropriate tasks. This could include raising invoices, data entry, filing, etc...
To work with our housing team you must be able to provide assistance where applicable. This could involve shadowing staff whilst carrying out a property inspection, and dealing with issues such as repairs, etc...
For more information on how you can support us, please contact us on 0191 383 1559, or alternatively [email protected]
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