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Volunteer Branch Secretary - Winchester

Parkinson's UK


Posted over 30 days ago...

Are you a people person? Do you enjoy bringing people together? Are you a great organiser? Join Team Parkinson’s and be a part of the Winchester Branch, a core part of the local Parkinson's community.


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Kings Worthy, SO23 7PJ

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Expires at anytime

What will you be doing?

Why we want you Are you a great communicator who enjoys bringing people together? Local groups across the UK are run by volunteers and offer friendship and support to people living with Parkinson's and their families and friends. We need great organisers who can keep our members and volunteers connected to our local group’s range of activities. What you will be doing

Help organise and promote the groups range of activities Keep up to date about the news and developments of Parkinson's UK more widely, sharing these with the group Encourage and inspire others to engage with activities Attend regular committee meetings and take and circulate notes Work with local Parkinson's UK staff to ensure the group runs within Parkinson's UK governance procedures

What are we looking for?

The skills you need

Strong administrative, organisational, communication and IT skills to help keep the group running smoothly Good collaboration skills - support the team to be inclusive, open to a diversity of views Positive attitude; making things happen in your local community and bringing people together to work as a team Supportive; able to listen to the needs of people with Parkinson's, and reflect these to the group to shape the support provided Honest; you'll know when to ask for help, or when tasks might be seen as less important, and able to share that with Parkinson's UK and your group

What difference will you make?

Play a crucial role in the local Parkinson's community, Team Parkinson’s, and wider local planning You'll be part of a pioneering organisation, committed to finding a cure and improving life for everyone affected by Parkinson's - in your local area and beyond


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