Talking news are looking for a secretary. They have asked us to publish the following:
Main Purpose of Organisation:
We record onto memory sticks containing local news and magazine items of general interest, for distribution to blind and visually impaired residents of Kenilworth, Warwick and Leamington Spa and nearby areas. This work is done entirely by volunteers and funded by voluntary contributions.
Role Title: Secretary
The present holder of this role will step down at the AGM on Monday 25th June 2018.
Short Description: Typical secretarial or Personal Assistance role including creating Agendas, taking notes and preparing Minutes, working on the committee of the Association, and acting as the interface to outside people.
Skills Description: Typing, note taking, use of computer to create and edit documents, sending and receiving emails, ability to communicate on the telephone and in committee meetings.
Benefits from this role: The role offers the volunteer to take part in a very useful and well received community service providing local news and magazines in electronic audio form for blind and visually impaired people living in the region of Kenilworth, Leamington Spa and Warwick. Would be ideal for a retired or semi-retired person (because we operate during the day) who wants to help people disabled by blindness.