We have some really interesting volunteering opportunities in our centres in Dewsbury and Huddersfield.

Female massage therapist

An exciting opportunity has arisen in our Dewsbury base, we are looking for a female qualified massage therapist to volunteer in our Dewsbury base on a Monday or a Tuesday offering our clients massages to balance the inner as well as outer health and looking at how touch can be an important part of healing too.

You will need to be sensitive to the needs of women suffering from mental health and well-being needs-
Ideal for those of you who are newly qualified and need to build on experience and confidence.
Travel expenses will be paid for.

We will need you to give at least an afternoon or morning of your time.

We have a massage bed and oils will be provided.

6 month minimum volunteer role

 

Female walking volunteers

This is a really exciting project and we are looking for a diverse team of walk leaders who will receive training to lead a variety of women-only walks around Huddersfield. This is just one part of our Women’s Mental Health and Well being project which aims to use walking as a tool for improved mental well being. Perhaps you already enjoy walking and have walks you’d like to share with others or walking is something you’d like to do more of.

You need to enjoy walking.

Have an understanding of the difficulties women experience and the ability to commit a couple of hours a week as a walk leader.

Travel expenses will be paid for.

Perhaps you already enjoy walking and have walks you’d like to share with others or walking is something you’d like to do more of.

 

Female yoga practitioner for our Dewsbury site

Are you a female qualified in the art of yoga and can give an hour of your time voluntarily on a Monday or Tuesday morning in our Dewsbury site-
Then we are looking for you-We have a big space in Dewsbury and yoga would be perfect for the women who access our service meeting their needs both physically and mentally. You will be able to offer an hour of your time to provide Yoga to a group of women at our Dewsbury site-

You will be sensitive to the needs of women with mental health and well-being needs.

The women who you will be delivering yoga to may not have had previous experience before so will need light touch yoga, and more focused on light stretching and breathing.

Perfect for those wanting more practice or those that have time to give back to the community.

You will receive travel expenses

6 months minimum commitment

 

Female Admin/office support

You will be a pro-active, dynamic individual who is good at multi- tasking and is not afraid of a busy office environment.

Tasks would include answering the phone, welcoming women in, filing, making appointments supporting staff around their admin needs and general office support.

6 months minimum requirement

An interest and some experience of working in an office environment desirable.

Good opportunity for those needing more work experience.

Travel expenses will be paid for.

At least to give an afternoon or morning, days can be flexible.

Have an understanding of the difficulties women experience.

 

As volunteers you will have the opportunity to join a dynamic and diverse team of staff and volunteers.  Learn new skills and gain confidence in current skills. Time to give back to the community and be part of a warm and welcoming environment and make a difference to someone life.

For more information on these roles please contact Sobiya on 01484 450866 or e-mail sobiya.din@womencentre.org.uk

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