Lancashire Mind

Image result for lancashire mind

Volunteer Title: Street team member  
Location: Across Lancashire Travel Required: Yes, required to travel to location of event
Supervisor: Volunteer Coordinator and Fundraising Coordinator Hours Required: Minimum attendance at 3 events a year ideal.
Enhanced DBS check required?



No – this role will not involve working in one to one situations or unsupervised with people at risk


Applications Accepted By:

Paper version available on request from head office

Attention:  Volunteer Coordinator

Mail:  Volunteer Coordinator

Lancashire Mind Head Office

80-82 Devonshire Road

Chorley,PR7 2DR

Role Description
What’s it all about?

Street team members are the faces of Lancashire Mind. They are responsible for in-person Outreach and fundraising across Lancashire, aiming to engage and encourage active involvement in Lancashire Mind through direct contact and hand-to-hand distribution of information materials.


What does the role involve?

We are looking for people to help us run various events throughout the year. These events are wide ranging and include our annual family fun run, Mental Elf, bucket collections at local supermarkets, being part of a cheering station at larger national runs and events at local partner organisations. We would like the help of a group of friendly and enthusiastic people to assist us in all aspects of running events. You would not need to be available at a set time.


What will you be doing?


·         Engaging in conversations with the general public and potential interested parties

·         Hand-to-hand distribution of Lancashire Mind information (flyers, word-of-mouth)

·         Assisting Lancashire Mind staff with outreach on major campaigns and events

·         Attending any briefings from staff about what the event will entail

·         Helping to set up and set down stands and other promotional materials, before the event has started and after the event has finished

·         Publicising the work of Lancashire Mind at the event by talking to people and distributing promotional material

·         Be mindful of health & safety

·         Abide and follow safeguarding principles

·         Follow Lancashire Minds policy & procedures at all times


What we can offer you:


•      A pre-event briefing to ensure you are up to date with Lancashire Mind and what we currently offer locally.

•      Relevant on the day information and materials at each event

•      Recognition of the role that you are carrying out in support of Lancashire Mind

•      Opportunities for training

•      An opportunity to feed back about your role

•      Monthly updates about upcoming events and general news

We are looking for people who:

•      Have an interest in the work that Lancashire Mind does and be willing to learn more (training given)

·         Are friendly and confident in talking to a range of people

·         Are flexibility in terms of the tasks you are asked to undertake at the event

·         Are able to follow instructions and also take the initiative when required

·         Have an understanding of people’s motivations in attending events and how you can best promote Lancashire Mind to them


What’s the next step?

Once you sign up to our events team your name and email address will be automatically added to our database and held in the “Street Team Group”. You will only receive updates and invitations regarding volunteering unless you are already involved in other aspects of our work.

You will receive a monthly update detailing upcoming events and how to get involved. If you see any events that interest you please contact the organiser (listed in the update) to sign up.

We will also send an annual survey out to all our Street team members requesting feedback about the role.







Image result for chill factor e


Who we’re looking for: With our popular and exciting winter season fast approaching, we are on the lookout for team members to take on dynamic, fast paced, guest-facing roles with the sole purpose of always putting our guests first. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about ensuring all of our guests have an amazing experience every time they visit Chill Factore.

Working on a flexible shift pattern, you will be responsible for doing everything possible to make any guests’ day, making sure that their needs and requirements are met efficiently, in a timely and in professional fashion, both on the slopes and in the changing village.

Our seasonal roles: We have several roles available this winter season, all of which are guest-facing, so from Snow Crew Team Member to Party Host to Guest Services Team Member, we have a variety of roles which are key to ensuring that our guests have amazing days.

To be successful in a seasonal role at Chill Factore do you..

  • Have previous experience in a guest-facing role?
  • Want a dynamic and highly visible role which could be based both cold-side and warm-side?
  • Share an interest in the SnowSports and the Leisure industry?
  • Have a passion for creating amazing experiences for our guests?
  • Want a flexible role that includes evenings and/or weekends?
  • Have great communication skills both with guests and colleagues alike?
  • Have the ability to think quickly and find solutions, whilst living the spirit of challenge?
  • Have the energy and commitment needed for these exciting roles?

Why we’re here: At Chill Factore, our mission is to be the number 1 visitor attraction in the North and we will do this by consistently amazing, educating and inspiring our guests. We continuously invest in both our unique environment and our team; who passionately deliver memorable, fun and safe activities, along with outstanding guest service.

We will only achieve our mission by employing individuals whose personal values are aligned with our team values. We are looking for passionate people, who can live the spirit of challenge, seek to amaze in how and what they deliver, can do the right thing and be professional
*please note, these are temporary seasonal positions until the end of February 2017*

This is a unique opportunity to further your career with a growing business, offering a competitive salary, a great working environment and training and development, along with other fantastic benefits!

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to byThursday 27th October 2016.

Our Seasonal Recruitment Evening will take place on either 31st October or 1stNovember and successful candidates will be required to attend induction and training sessions during the evenings of the 7th, 8th and 9th November

Work placement opportunity



The Curve Quarters in association with UCBC Enterprise club is looking for volunteers to work within the Curve Quarters while gaining valuable experience and new skills to take into the real working environment. We are looking for highly motivated and enthusiastic people to join our team within our retail shop front.


Applicants who are wanting to apply ideally will:

  • Have a strong working ethic
  • Be highly motivated and positive
  • Have confidence when working with a wide range of people
  • Be friendly, presentable and approachable
  • The ability to be self-motivated while also having the ability to work in a team


What would the role include?

  • Greeting and serving customers
  • Product knowledge, stock checking/replenishment
  • Working within the procedures and standards
  • Other customer service activity deemed required by the role

For more information please contact



Careers, Placements, Work Experience



Muffin Break – Part Time Jobs

Image result for muffin break

Baristas, Bakers, Customer Service Muffin Break Blackburn –

Blackburn Muffin Break –

Bakers, Baristas and Customer Service Staff needed for Muffin Break Blackburn. If you are always smiling then we are looking for you!

We are looking for Team Members for our new Muffin Break store.You will have a genuine love of great service and be able to work as part of a happy dynamic team. You should have exceptional customer service skills and an ability to interact with our customers.We are looking for people who can work in all areas of our busy coffee shop.

Flexible hours are available, shifts go up to 8 hours a day for between 3 and 5 days including weekends. There are some early starts.We would prefer you to live locally and would like you to start as soon as possible.The job will include baking, food preparation, merchandising the display, customer service and cleaning.You should be tidy, presentable, with good English, and ideally have experience in cafe or food operations or at least a lively interest in food and drink.Full Training will be provided for staff new to the industry. The shop can be pressured but is a good place to work, and we offer competitive…

Apply for this job? Indeed Jobs Visit the original post here => Baristas, Bakers, Customer Service – Muffin Break Blackburn – Blackburn