HarshaD

HarshaD

At a glance

Skills

  • Accountancy / Auditing
  • Social care / Counselling

Where

Based in Rothley, Leicestershire
I would prefer to volunteer mainly at home, mainly at the office, or will consider remote opportunities from across the UK.

Time

Either in or out of office hours

Causes

  • Mental health

Type of role

Ongoing role, Short term project, Trustee/Governor

Work history

About me

Recent volunteer at a charity, The Mix, that supports anyone under the age of 25. The Mix offers one to one support over the internet to support vulnerable adults in various ways. Duties included respond to clients through web chat. Signpost clients to relevant organisations for further support.  Risk Assessment trained Adhering to all data protection and safeguarding regulations including breaking confidentiality if required.  Also volunteered at Nottingham's Women Centre as telephone helpline assistant.  Volunteer telephone helpline assistant.  Effectively help callers by listening empathically.  Non- judgemental attitude, caring and friendly person.  Studied level 3 Psychology, level 2 AGI, Awareness of mental health and counselling skills.

What am I looking for

I am excited to work within mental health as I have the experience and know how of the conditions.  I have a degree, and am excited to use transferable skills from my degree in Maths and Management to make executive decisions.  I am able to provide empathy not sympathy, I try to understand others from a non-judgemental, which is a value that is innate in me.  My main purpose is to help others, from my own experience of mental health.  Its time to share ;0)