Orkney Athletic Club - 10k Run Co-Ordinator

An enthusiastic volunteer needed to liaise with local community groups/organisers to discuss various arrangements (route changes, fundraising, medals/certificates, etc);

 

 Advertise run series and arrangements (including any press coverage, photography arrangements, etc);

 

 Ensure adequate volunteers are in place on competition days to deal with; timekeeping, marshalling, registration, etc;

 

 Ensure entry fee payments balance with registration details and forward monies to Treasurer; and

 

 Liaise with Communication Co-ordinator regarding run result press coverage.

 

They should have good organisational and communication skills and IT knowledge.

Orkney Athletic Club - Welfare Officer

A volunteer is required to ensure that welfare and complaints procedures are understood and adhered to by all members;  Monitor all complaints through to final decision, ensuring that agreed procedures are followed;  Understand NGB child protection procedures, rules and regulations;  Be familiar with current child protection legislation and The Children Act 1989;  Attend the scUK workshop “Safeguarding and Protecting Children” workshop (renewable every 3 years) or attend workplace child protection workshops;  Complete PVG application / documentation checks for all new volunteers; and  Ensure system of recording PVG / child protection training arrangements is in place for all volunteers and renewal requirements reported to committee as required.
 
The volunteer should have up to date knowledge of Child Protection Legislation and have good organisational and communication skills.

VAO Adult Befriending Services - Stitch and Blether Group Helpers

Encouraging new group members to get involved and learn a new craft or skill or just have a brew and a blether!

Should have the ability to interact with individuals and groups; have some arts and crafts or baking skill (desirable but not essential); and be engaging and conversational.

Orkney Podcasts Project - Producer

Ork                             Orkney Podcasts exists to bring informative, entertaining podcasts to people living in Orkney. They provide an opportunity for those who prefer listenin to reading, to find out about what is happening locally around themes of health, social care, wellbeing and life in our communities.

 

As a producer you will work closely with a presenter to create an outline of a recording and to be involved in all aspects of audio editing and post-production of the podcast.

 

You will be expected :

  • To assist a Presenter and an administrator with identifying potential guests for podcasts

  • To discuss with a Presenter possible questions and issues to be discussed during the podcast

  • To liaise with the Podcast Presenter, post recording to ensure they have all the necessary information prior to editing.

  • To edit audio files provided by a presenter

  • To assemble all audio files and to produce a final version of the podcast

You will have:

Some knowledge (or willingness to learn) of Word Press and other web based applications

Some experience of working with different MS Office programmes

Some experience of using Audio/Video editing software.

 

 

Orkney Podcasts Project - Admin Volunteer

Orkney Orkney Podcasts exist to bring informative, entertaining podcasts to people living in Orkney. They provide an opportunity for those who prefer listening to reading, to find out about what is happening locally around themes of health, social care, wellbeing and life in our communities.

 

As a Podcast Admin Volunteer you will work closely with a Producer to identify possible guests for recording, to contact them and schedule appointments for recording, and upload the final piece to the Orkney Podcasts website. You will also provide any administrative help required by the Volunteer Podcast Producer and/or Presenter.

 

You will need:

 

Good interpersonal skills

Good communication and organisational skills

Some knowledge (or willingness to learn) of MS Office programmes.

Experience of dealing with the public

Experience of using MS office

Experience of using Word press and other web based applications

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