Volunteer for Mindline

Mindline Volunteer

Are you interested in Volunteering for Mindline?

Mindline Somerset and Mindline South Devon and Torbay is run by Mind Taunton and West Somerset and if you would like to volunteer for a charity please have a look at what this opportunity is offering.

About the opportunity

2 evenings a month with flexible dates to fit your timetable (2 x 8pm – 11pm) and travel expenses paid including Taxi.

Ideal for those wanting to improve their listening skills. Gain personal satisfaction and a sense of achievement by experiencing the diversity of telephone support.

All training provided including Mental Health Awareness, Mental Health First Aid, Optional External Courses & Telephone Listening skills. Regular Group Supervision.

Applications encouraged from people who have had experience of mental distress or have an understanding of what mental distress may mean for others.

What are we looking for?

Someone who is able to listen carefully and support with empathic and non-judgmental attitude, integrity and sense of confidentiality. Experience of mental distress is encouraged but not essential as full training will be given.

When can you do this role?

The helpline is currently open 8pm-11pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sundays and monthly group supervision is also given.

 

This is a Part Time opportunity.

To apply for this role contact the Mindline Team;

Email: Mindline@mindtws.org.uk

Phone: 01823 334906