Volunteer Minute Taker

Children’s charity providing holidays  and recreational facilities for children with disabilities based in Wrenbury, South Cheshire requires an experience minute taker to assist the Chairman, Trustees and General Manager with efficient minute taking.

Key duties

  • Take accurate and thorough minutes during Trustee meetings
  • Type up draft minutes promptly after the meeting and circulate to all relevant stakeholders

Person Specification

  • Solid experience of taking minutes accurately and quickly
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Familiar with working confidentially
  • Able to carry out tasks in an environment that often deals with sensitive and sometimes distressing information
  • Strong IT and typing skills
  • Good listening skills
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Able to type up the minutes to an agreed deadline
  • Ability to commit to a minimum of 6 months
  • Prepared to and sign the charity’s confidentiality and safeguarding policies
  • Prepared to undertake a full induction and training

For further details please contact Rona Moroney at rona@thewingatecentre.co.uk

Volunteer Gardener

Children’s charity providing holidays  and recreational facilities for children with disabilities based in Wrenbury, South Cheshire requires help with maintaining its garden and play areas.

Main duties include:

  • Carrying out various gardening duties with the minimum of supervision.
  • Weeding, raking, leaf collection and pruning (excludes lawn maintenance)
  • The use of strimmers and leaf blowers
  • The use and maintenance of garden tools

Person requirements

  • Keen gardener with horticultural knowledge
  • Friendly and helpful personality
  • Prepared to work flexible/seasonal hours
  • Car owner with current driving licence
  • Prepared to work in an environment with people with Special Needs
  • Prepared to adhere to and sign the charity’s confidentiality and safeguarding policies
  • Prepared to undertake a full induction and training

For further details please contact Rona Moroney at rona@thewingatecentre.co.uk