We would welcome 1 or 2 new people as Trustees. We currently have 7 Board members. Our prime focus is running the Community Centre on a day to day basis, organising community events and building relationships with other local organisations.
Our preference is for someone from Forest Hall or surrounding area, Killingworth, Longbenton, Benton, West Moor.
About Springfield Community Association
To work with local people to provide a friendly, sociable community venue that is accessible to all. We provide opportunities for people of all ages to come together for learning, recreation or play.
To provide a community venue for local groups and organisations
To organise community events throughout the year
To link with local people to find out what they want to see in the area
What skills do I need?
Someone who can work as part of a team, create good working relationships with other organisations and can help to organise community events.
We are looking for people with energy and enthusiasm and who are willing to get involved of all aspects of running the community centre from balancing the books to cleaning the toilets.
- Age restrictions
16 plus if mature.
- Child Protection Policy (where relevant)
- Equal Opportunities Policy
- Expenses reimbursed
Yes if this was a barrier to undertaking this role.
- Health and Safety Policy
- Ongoing support
buddied up with existing board member.
- Training provided
buddied up with existing board member
- Volunteer induction
- Volunteer Policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Vulnerable Adults Policy (where relevant)
- Written role description
When can I volunteer?
Start Date: 29/06/2020
End Date: 29/06/2021
To attend monthly meetings, plus involvement on a regular basis to help with the daily activities of the centre.
This opportunity has no specific location.
North East Homeless NEH
Springfield Community Association
Stephenson Park Health Group – Forest Hall Branch