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  • Trustee - Home-Start Orkney

    • Orkney
    • Trustees meet monthly on a Monday evening currently, but are also contacted via email/phone by the Senior staff member during the week, dependent on need and support required.

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    We are seeking individuals who can offer their time and skills towards furthering our goals, and who can take on the responsibility of being a Trustee. You should have an...

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  • Orkney Children's Panel Member - Children's Hearings Scotland

    • Orkney
    • As and when a hearing is set Monday-Friday

    • As and when a hearing is set between 9am-5pm

    Children’s Panel members are part of the Children’s Hearings system. The Scottish Government fund the system and Children’s Hearings Scotland support the 3,000 volunteers throughout Scotland. The Children’s Hearing system...

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  • Friends of Guiding Kirkwall - Committee members

    • Kirkwall Guide Hall, Thoms Street, Kirkwall. KW15 1PF
    • There are 4 x meetings throughout the year plus an AGM

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    If you or your child have ever been involved with Guiding, this is your perfect chance to give something back without too much commitment.We are a friendly, inclusive group who...

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  • Friends of Guiding Kirkwall - Cleaning rota co-ordinator and volunteers

    • Kirkwall Guide Hall, Thoms Street, Kirkwall. KW15 1PF
    • Once a week plus an annual spring clean

    • Times can be flexible as will be arranged to coordinate with access to the hall in arrangement with Hall Bookings.

    If you or your child have ever been involved with Guiding, this is your perfect chance to give something back without too much commitment.We are a friendly, inclusive group who...

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  • Bird hide cleaner - RSPB Orkney

    • Birsay Moors (on Burgar Hill) and Cottascarth, Orkney
    • Flexible – to be checked once a fortnight at a time suitable to the volunteer.

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    Would you like to help us keep our birdwatching hides at Birsay Moors (on Burgar Hill) and Cottascarth clean and tidy? We’re looking for a volunteer for each of these...

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  • Digital Champion - TEC Library

    • Kirkwall
    • Wednesdays weekly

    • 9am-1pm

    The Tech Peer Mentor Project based at Voluntary Action Orkney has the aim of increasing the use of Technology Enabled Care (TEC) in Orkney. The project is seeking to achieve...

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  • Kirkwall parkrun volunteers

    • Peedie Sea, Kirkwall
    • Saturday morning

    • 9am – 10.30am

    Kirkwall parkrun takes place every Saturday morning, starting at The Peedie Sea at 9.30am. It is an organised run, jog or walk which is free to participate in. Registration is...

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  • Sight Scotland Veterans - Telephone Befriender

    • Orkney
    • The opportunity takes place throughout the year, including both school holidays and term time

    • Although times are flexible, we ask you to maintain an agreed pattern and make your calls within office hours (Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm)

    It’s good to talk! We need home-based telephone befriending volunteers to call our members, who are all service veterans with a vision impairment. Your regular calls will help our members...

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  • Volunteer stewards needed for Costa del Kirkwall

    • Kirkwall
    • 5 – 9 August

    • Each shift is 2hrs long with morning or afternoon shifts available

    Always fancied being a beach lifeguard? Well here’s your chance! Kirkwall BID are looking for some young volunteers to be stewards at their upcoming Costa Del Kirkwall urban beach event...

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