Support for Separated Families Alliance Volunteer

Support for Separated Families Alliance Volunteer

Ongoing role
J97692
At a glance

Skills

  • Fundraising events
  • Legal
  • Project / programme management
  • Advice / Advocacy
  • Social care / Counselling
  • Teaching / Education

Where

Sheffield, S37RQ
Mainly at home
Travel limit? No specific limit, although knowledge of local area is essential

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
0-5 hours / month

Visitors from Fifth Day

Welcome to Reach Volunteering. We are a community and registered charity that connects people, skills and good causes.

To apply for this role, and any other on our platform, you need to be based in the UK, have at least three years of experience using the skills you wish to volunteer in a professional capacity or have lived experience (for trustee roles). Read more about our criteria.

Buzz is working in partnership with Sheffield organisations, professionals and individuals with lived experience to develop a dynamic 'SSFA' for Sheffield. 

What will you be doing?

You will 

  • Join our monthly zoom meetings 
  • Help us promote our work in your networks in Sheffield
  • Bring your professional perspective to our plans

The SSFA Sheffield website was set up last year and we are proud to say it was the second SSFA established in the country following on from Kents pioneering efforts. There are currently 3 in the country with more on their way.

What are we looking for?

We are especially keen for volunteers with backgrounds in Education, Family Law, Health, Domestic abuse and lived experience of recent family separation in Sheffield.

What difference will you make?

You're contribution will- 

  • Provide representation for your sector for Sheffield SSFA
  • Shape how we present ourselves to all stakeholders
  • Enable us to provide support to separating families at the earliest opportunity 
  • Help us create a programme of awareness raising events for professionals and information events for separated families
  • Help us thrive and grow and be more than just an informative website
Causes
  • Children / families
  • Social care
  • Organisation type: 
    Charity

    Buzz supports and provides services to separating or separated families in Yorkshire. 

    We work hard to provide services accessible to everyone who needs them regardless of their financial...