PART TIME DISABILITY ACTIVITY LEADER - SUNDAYS (TWO ROLES AVAILABLE)

£10.00 per hour

3 hours per week (with possibility of extra ad hoc)

DASH is a registered charity (1093818) delivering high quality advice and support to disabled people and their support networks in Hillingdon

We are looking for a motivated, team player to join our activity team who are responsibility for the day-to-day running and development of the DASH activity programme, with support from the wider team at DASH.

The exciting role, as part of a team, offers sport and recreational activities for disabled people living in Hillingdon and the surrounding area.

What will the role involve?

Leading sport and recreational activities, working with other activity leaders and volunteers

Managing the running of the Sunday Session including; tidying, light cleaning, setting up at the start of the session, health and safety, etc.

Individual support to help service users achieve their goals

Developing activities to reflect interests of service users 

Completing register and taking money

We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual who has excellent interpersonal skills, a proven track record with leading activities to a high level, however this may be in either sport or recreational sessions. Knowledge of the issues faced by disabled people would be advantageous.

This role is subject the completion of a 3 month probationary period and will start on a 6 month fixed term contract.

An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required for this post and there will be occasional evening or weekend work for which time off in lieu will be given. The post is based in Uxbridge with possible Hillingdon borough-wide travel.

To apply please email ben@dash.org.uk to request an application pack.

The closing date for applications is Monday 6th Sept 4.30pm.

 

TRUSTEE VACANCIES
(VOLUNTARY POSITIONS)

We are currently looking to recruit Trustees with the following skills and knowledge:


Personal experience of disability


Experience of fundraising for, or in, a third sector organisation.


Financial management


Human resources


Strategic Planning and organisational development.


Charity law.


Knowledge and experience of marketing or public relations in the third sector.


Information Technology



Our Trustees have the ultimate responsibility for directing the affairs of DASH, and ensuring that the organisation is solvent, well-run and delivers its charitable outcomes for the benefit of disabled people in Hillingdon. 


Previous Board/Trustee experience is not necessary and we recognise the benefits of a diverse Trustee Board. We are committed to eliminating discrimination on the basis of gender, age, disability, race, ethnicity, religion, sexuality or social class and therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community.


Trustees currently commit to attending monthly meetings of approx. an hour and a half (held remotely at present).


If you meet one or more of the criteria listed above and would be interested in giving your time please contact:

Vanessa Bonner, Chief Officer on 0208 848 8319 or vanessa@dash.org.uk for further information.