Trustees are responsible for the overall management of the organisation, including employment of staff. Meetings take place every 6-8 weeks and successful applicants would be expected to play a an active part in these meetings, using their skills, knowledge and experience to help reach sound decisions. Travel expenses will be paid. We would welcomw people with experience in : PR and Marketing; Management; Personnel Management; IT and Fundraising.

Volunteers needed to join a small team of people to help provide medical cover at a wide range of events. Full training given (certificated course). Must be able to keep calm in an emergency, be a good communicator and able to work as part of a team.

The Restart shop at Employability require a volunteer to assist in keeping the shop clean, paperwork as required, dealing with customer queries, displaying furniture, and stock control.

Please note: To be eligible for this opportunity you will need to have been out of work for 6 months and not worked with any other job seeking service. Your main aim should be that you are looking for paid employment whether it is immediately or after 6 months of being with Employability Orkney.

REF 580

Age Concern Orkney need Board members from Stromness, South Isles or the West Mainland to be a representative for that area. Meetings are held 8 times per year. (Quote ref 67.)

Orkney District Scouts have a wide range of opportunities currently available in Kirkwall and West Mainland.

If you have an interest in working with children and young people then there could be an opportunity just right for you. Full training would be given for each of the opportunities which are offered, providing a great opportunity for you to gain skills to add to your CV, get experience of working with children and young people as well as meeting new people!!

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