Volunteer for the Leisure Trust
With busy lives, it can be hard to find time to volunteer. However, the benefits of volunteering can be enormous. Volunteering offers vital help to people in need, worthwhile causes, and the community, but the benefits can be even greater for you, the volunteer. The right match can help you to find friends, connect with the community, learn new skills, and even advance your career.
There are many ways you can volunteer for the leisure trust, see some of the descriptions below. Our vision is to make Rossendale a healthier happier place and we're looking for volunteers who share that sentiment and want to give back to the community through the services we deliver.
If you are interested in volunteering please click on the button at the bottom of the page and fill in the form; our volunteer co-ordinator will be in touch.
Are you a keen walker with knowledge of local walks? Do you like meeting new people? We are looking for individuals who can lead our supervised walks around Rossendale the walks will be aimed at all levels of ability.
Do you enjoy meeting people? We are looking for friendly outgoing individuals who are professional with the following skills to volunteer on our reception desks:
- IT Skills
- Attention to detail
- Excellent numeracy
- Ability to work under pressure
- Calm manner
- Excellent customer service skills
We are looking for efficient and organised individuals who can help with general admin duties including inputting data, preparing & presenting documents, filing and other general office duties. Knowledge of Microsoft products and good numeracy and literacy skills are essential.
Do you have a good understanding of IT to help us develop our systems. We are looking for individuals who enjoy IT and would like to help us improve the systems we already have in place plus proactively sourcing new products to benefit our company.
Are you experienced in seeking funding for new projects? We are looking for individuals who can help us find appropriate funding and wrtite effective funding bids to support with new initiatives and projects.
Are you an experienced photographer or videographer? We are looking for individuals who can contribute towards a variety of upcoming projects for promoting our facilities and supporting community projects.
Social Media Support
We are looking for volunteers who enjoy creating and planning social media content and post analysis. Knowledge and experience of software to create and schedule would be beneficial.