Volunteers and a minibus needed!

Autism Jersey are looking for volunteers to help with their sibling group, which meets once a month on a Sunday (10 am to 2 pm) at Grands Vaux Youth Club. The group is for brothers and sisters of children with autism spectrum disorder.

They also need a volunteer minibus driver and they would like to be able to rent a minibus.

If you can help, please email Jaclyn at j.lecrom@autismjersey.org

Name of Organisation: Jersey Heritage

Description of Activities: Jersey Heritage is a registered charity and independent organisation that protects and promotes the island’s unique culture and identity and supports the development of arts and heritage in Jersey. Responsible for major historic sites, award-winning museums and public archives, we hold and care for collections of artefacts, works of art, documents, specimens and information relating to Jersey's history, culture and environment. We aim to inspire people to nurture their heritage in order to safeguard it for the benefit and enjoyment of everyone.

Volunteer Position & Description: Visitor Host (AKA Welcome Host) - A “meet and greet” role, working with and supporting the paid front of house staff and enhancing the visitor experience at Elizabeth Castle and West Park ferry kiosk, Jersey Museum, La Hougue Bie, the Maritime Museum and Occupation Tapestry Gallery or Mont Orgueil. Giving a warm welcome, help and information about all aspects of Jersey Heritage: assisting with orientation, informing visitors about exhibitions and displays, Living History, on-site facilities plus start times and meeting points for Guided Tours; informing visitors about other Jersey Heritage sites; informing locally-based visitors about Jersey Heritage Membership and informing visitors on holiday about the Jersey Heritage Pass (costs and benefits); promoting Jersey’s unique heritage and culture.

Volunteer Position & Description:
Site Guide- Giving an introductory Tour of approx. 45 minutes for visitors to La Hougue Bie, Mont Orgueil or Elizabeth Castle, providing a background to the site and delivering historically factual information in a friendly, informal, interesting and entertaining way. A guideline script will be provided and full training will be given.

Contact Details:
Download a volunteer application form from the “get involved” section of the website www.jerseyheritage.org and get more information about volunteering with Jersey Heritage by emailing julia.coutanche@jerseyheritage.org or telephone Julia on (01534) 633342.

Community Savings Ltd is a charity that seeks to support those that are financially or socially excluded, principally by providing basic bank accounts, prepaid debit cards, emergency funding and a budgeting and mentoring service. We also run various ancillary programmes, including financial educational presentations in secondary schools.

We are seeking an internal audit administrator. The work relates to being the long-stop for checking that account entries have the proper authorisation and that none could be classified as a suspicious transaction.

He or she will only be expected to work for one morning a week, preferably on a Monday when we are closed to the public but if necessary a different morning could prove feasible. Should time permit and if the selected candidate wishes, the responsibility could be developed to cover the investigation of other aspects of our business, as required by management or the Internal Audit Committee.

Please contact Lisa Lidbury on 737555 or at lisa.lidbury@communitysavings.org.je for further information and to obtain an application form.