Role Purpose:

To maximise funds for The Butterfly Hospice by promoting and selling the Butterfly Hospice Lottery at local hospice events, fetes, fun days etc. (Must be aged 18 and over).

What will I be doing?

  • Talking to the public about the lottery in general and encouraging people to sign up via direct debit.
  • Supervising the stall in the shops and at marketing events such as village fairs and fetes, large town events, coffee mornings etc.
  • To attend annual mandatory training and occasional team meetings and volunteer support meetings
  • To uphold the principles, policies and values of The Butterfly Hospice Trust
  • To maintain confidentiality at all times 

What skills will I need?

  • A friendly, outgoing and confident personality
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Team worker
  • Volunteering requires a commitment both in time and in motivation. It will be essential that you are consistent, trustworthy and reliable.

Outline of working conditions

  • Contact with the general public, occasional contact with distressed patients and carers, occasional exposure to negative attitudes towards gambling
  • A combination of outdoor and indoor working
  • A small amount of manual handling in order to transport, carry and erect the portable lottery booth, but this is not compulsory to the role.

What support will I be given?

You will be given ongoing support by the Lottery Coordinator and other members of the Fundraising Team

What benefits can I expect?

  • The opportunity to develop new and use existing skills
  • The chance to be at the heart of your local community, meet new people and be part of an enthusiastic team

How do I apply?

Contact the Volunteer Bureau on 01205 311222. You will be asked to complete a registration form, provide two references and to attend an informal interview. If appropriate, you will be asked to complete a Disclosure & Barring Check (D.B.S.).

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Lottery Promotion Volunteer Job Description (PDF Download – 81kb)

Volunteer Application Form (PDF Download – 724kb)

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