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

Orkney Podcasts Project - Presenter

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 Presenter you will work closely with the Volunteer Podcast Producer and Admin Volunteer to identify possible guests to interview for recording podcasts. To create an outline of the recording session with questions and topics for discussion, and finally to record the podcast session ready for editing by the producer.

You will need:

Good interpersonal skills

Good communication and organisational skills

Good standard of work with an emphasis on accuracy

 

Some knowledge (or willingness to learn) of working with audio recording equipment

 

An ability to meet with new people and put them at ease.

Salvation |Army Kirkwall - Kitchen Volunteer

A friendly team player needed who can join the SA kitchen team at the weekly drop in lunch. The volunteer will be responsible for washing up, loading the steriliser and general kitchen tidying. This is a great opportunity to talk to members of the public and provide a hot meal to those who may be vulnerable or just in need of some company.

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