Community Care Befriending Outreach Volunteer

Latin American House is a community based organisation that is currently recruiting Befriending Outreach volunteers. The volunteer will provide support for Spanish and Portuguese speaking vulnerable and isolated adults in their homes and/or in immigration detention centers. For those who are interested, there are opportunities to provide advice (welfare benefits, access to healthcare, etc) as well as befriending.

Successful applicants should have:

  • A keen interest in the Latin American community
  • Strong commitment, flexibility and compassion
  • Good knowledge of Spanish or Portuguese
  • The ability to maintain client records and communicate feedback during outreach meetings
  • A commitment of at least one afternoon per week with a minimum 3 months
  • A willingness to travel around London; travel expenses will be paid

Apply to

To apply for this position, please submit your curriculum vitae and cover letter using subject heading ‘Befriending Application’ to outreach@casalatina.org.uk. Alternatively, send by post to: Latin American House, Outreach, 10 Kingsgate Place, London NW6 4TA

For further information regarding Latin American House, please contact us directly on 020 7624 6409 or outreach [@] casalatina.org.uk.

This post is subject to satisfactory references. CRB checks will be carried out.



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