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 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 [@]

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


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