Crisis Action Team Member

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What you will gain

  • Experience communicating with people from diverse backgrounds.
  • Training suitable to your role
  • Learning more about homelessness and the charity sector
  • Getting involved in ending homelessness and seeing how you have personally contributed
  • The opportunity to be part of an influential network of volunteers and meet new people
  • The opportunity to be one of the first to hear stories about Crisis’ life changing work
  • Travel and lunch expenses reimbursed where appropriate

Core tasks and what you will achieve

  • Giving awareness raising talks to interested groups, schools and colleges.
  • Helping to promote our fundraising events and activities
  • Helping to deliver fundraising activity
  • Supporting 50th anniversary events
  • Liaising with your Crisis Action Team Leader about planned talks and developing new opportunities to raise awareness of homelessness
  • Provide feedback on talks and notifying your Crisis Action Team Leader about new opportunities for fundraising
  • Working with our media team to ensure that maximum awareness is raised about Crisis, our campaigns and our 50th year
  • Keep up to date with Crisis’ key messages, fundraising initiatives and news  

 

The skills & experience we are looking for

  1. Friendly, positive and confident in talking to a range of people and happy to answer questions from an audience
  2. Passionate about ending homelessness
  3. Flexibility and an ability to undertake a range of tasks
  4. Ability to follow guidance but also take the initiative when required
  5. Enthusiasm, patience and respect for others
  6. Reliable
  7. An understanding of the importance of confidentiality and maintaining boundaries

 

 

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Required Role

Crisis Action Team Member

Key responsibilities

• Giving awareness raising talks to interested groups, schools and colleges. • Helping to promote our fundraising events and activities • Helping to deliver fundraising activity • Supporting 50th anniversary events • Liaising with your Crisis Action Team Leader about planned talks and developing new opportunities to raise awareness of homelessness • Provide feedback on talks and notifying your Crisis Action Team Leader about new opportunities for fundraising • Working with our media team to ensure that maximum awareness is raised about Crisis, our campaigns and our 50th year • Keep up to date with Crisis’ key messages, fundraising initiatives and news

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  • Communication
  • Confidence
  • Listening
  • Planning and organising
  • Positive attitude
  • Public Speaking
  • Networking

Desirable Skills

  • Creative and design
  • Marketing
  • Presentation
  • Public Speaking

Skill to gain

  • Administration and Clerical
  • Communication
  • Confidence
  • Marketing

When can you do this role/Calendar

Start Date: 18-03-2019

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