The No.1 Be-friending Agency is a social enterprise dedicated to valuing the person and helping them live fuller...
Virtual Event Presenter
This opportunity takes place between 13 Apr 2022 and 29 Dec 2022
We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to come along to our virtual events and give a presentation on a topic they are passionate about.
At the No.1 Befriending Agency we hold hour long virtual events over zoom where isolated people can come together and meet. We need passionate volunteers to come along (virtually) to these events and run fun and interesting sessions.
If you are interested in giving a presentation it can be on any topic you are interestred in. Here are some ideas -
- Climate change
The sky is the limit, if you have another topic you would like to present that would be more than welcome!
The frequency of your sessions can be tailored to your availability, the more sessions you would like to get involved in the better! Volunteer Coordinators and other staff members will provide you with feedback and supervision support.
Benefits to self
- Gain experience in facilitating and delivering workshops to a small group
- Learn how to plan and run events
- Build confidence
- Improve communication skills
- Enhance time management skills.
Benefits to others
-Reduce isolation by facilitating group befriending sessions
- Teach others about a variety of new topics through your presentation
All applicants will be given training virtually over zoom. The session covers a large variety of topics including -
- mental health awareness
You are also encouraged to come along to a few virtual events before your session so that you can get a feel of how the events are run.
Support and supervision details
Set support and supervision sessions are given after three months. Volunteer coordinators are always here to chat with you, especially if you require support before your event.
- TypeBefriending, Community Arts, Elderly People, Health and Wellbeing, One-offs, Social Enterprise / Community Interest Company