Recruitment

Volunteer Data Administrator

Grassroots have an exciting opportunity for a volunteer data entry/administrator who shares our commitment and passion for suicide prevention to aid and support to the smooth running and organisation of the office training systems, processes and data entry.
Main activities:

  • Updating electronic and paper training records
  • Supporting the Assistant Charity Officer with training material packs
  • Support in any other administration duties as required

Click here to view the full job description

What we are looking for?

  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Good computer skills

We are looking for someone to help us one day a week initially, ideally the days would be Monday or Friday, we can be flexible and hours can be agreed to suit.

What can we offer you?

  • Learn great new skills to add to your CV
  • Monthly supervision to support your Continuing personal and professional development
  • A great induction and training relevant to your role
  • We are happy to reimburse any reasonable travel expenses you may incur whilst volunteering with us

To apply for the position, please provide a cover letter (not exceeding 2 pages) describing why you would be most suitable for the role and what attributes you can offer. Please email your cover letter along with your CV to sarah@prevent-suicide.org.uk If you have any questions relating to the role, and would like to discuss these further, please call Sarah on (01273) 675764.

Closing date for applications is Friday 10 August

If your application is shortlisted, we’ll be in touch to arrange an informal meeting.

 

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Grassroots announces World Suicide Prevention Day 2018 plans

Monday 10 September is World Suicide Prevention Day, and we are holding public events in the city. See our plans here...

24 July 2018

Volunteer data entry/administrator sought

Grassroots have an exciting opportunity for a volunteer data entry/administrator who shares our commitment and passion for suicide prevention to aid and support to the smooth running and organisation of the office training systems, processes and data entry. Find out more here...

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June newsletter part 2

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Stay Alive

A mobile app for those at risk of suicide and people worried about someone.

Android App on Google play
Available on the App Store
 
Patient Safety Awards Winner, 2015

Responding to the launch of the Stay Alive app Emma Wadey, Director of Nursing Standards and Safety at Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, said:

"Suicide is everyone's business; it devastates so many lives no matter who you are, where you work or where you live. We want to use every method available to us to make Sussex, and beyond, a place where people thinking about suicide are supported and helped in their workplace and their community."
National Suicide Prevention Alliance Member

Thank you to all our clients and funders, including

  • Big Lottery Fund
  • Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
  • Department of Health
  • Crisis Care Concordat
  • Intrum
  • Pavilions
  • The Allen Lane Foundation
 
  • Brighton & Hove City Council
  • East Sussex County Council
  • West Sussex County Council
  • Ealing
  • Surrey County Council
  • YMCA
  • Royal Navy
  • Public Health England