Volunteer Article Writer

Spennymoor, Crook/Willington, Durham City

The purpose of this role is to write interesting articles on a monthly basis, for our monthly newsletter.


To write articles in a suitable way for people with sight loss and to make them interesting.
Keep to a certain number of pages at the given font size using the given template, or no more than 2 sides of A4 of handwritten text.
To keep to the given deadlines as stated on the Recording Schedule.

Skills & Qualities

An enjoyment of engaging with people.
A positive attitude, team player, and willing to assist people.
A good standard of communication and timekeeping.
Can understand and follow guidelines and work to deadlines.
Be flexible in your approach.

When & Where?

Ad hoc/variable
You will be contacted prior to each event to see if you are available and you can elect whether or not you wish to volunteer in each instance.

Training and Support Offered/Expenses

Blind Life Induction.
Blind Life Volunteer Handbook with all the volunteer policies.
Blind Awareness Training.
First Aid.
Basic Health & Safety.
Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults.

Volunteer Benefits
Other Information
Blind Life in Durham Logo
Blind Life in Durham More information
Type: Disability
Recognition of Quality Volunteer Experience

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