Distribution Team Volunteer

Posted 3 months ago

Job title: Distribution Team Member

Start Date: TBC

Job Type: Distribution

Location: Calais, France 


Job Purpose: 

To distribute non-food items (clothing, hygiene, bedding etc.) to refugees and homeless people on the streets of Calais.

Responsibilities:

  • Take part in daily distributions
  • Have knowledge of support services on offer in the local area to be able to make referrals for people with acute vulnerabilities 
  • Liaise and work with our many partner organisations 
  • Make needs assessments taking into account high demand and low stock of donated items
  • Attend regular training and volunteer welfare check-ins 
  • Stock management - recording incoming and outgoing aid
  • Assist in the planning and preparation of changing distribution practices


Personal Specification:

Essential Criteria:

  • Calm and confident in tense situations
  • Organised
  • Good communicator
  • Strong willed
  • Patient and balanced
  • Level headed
  • Punctual

Desirable:
  • French fluency
  • Field experience within the humanitarian sector
  • Distribution experience
  • Driver with car
Other Information:
  • Accommodation and meals provided
  • Stipend for living expenses are available on request


Position details

Salary:

£0 - £0

Location:

Calais, France