Volunteering

Volunteering

Do You Want to Become a Mind Volunteer?

Mind – Merthyr and the Valleys has achieved Investors In Volunteering (IiV) status this is the UK quality standard for good practice in volunteer management.

You can read more about that here:  https://iiv.investinginvolunteers.org.uk/

Our Volunteers

Volunteers placements involve a number of positions throughout Merthyr and the Valleys Mind, they include:

Trustee Board Member
Professional Counsellor Volunteer
Project Volunteer

Benefits of Volunteering

Improved outline and structure to your day
Increased confidence
Helping others in need
Improved time management
Improved communication skills
Being part of a team
Improved people skills
Administration skills
Increased problem solving

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please contact Merthyr and the Valleys Mind on 01685 353944 or alternatively fill in the volunteer application form and equal opportunities form below and return to:

Merthyr and the Valleys Mind, 88 High Street, Merthyr Tydfil, CF47 8UH

Volunteer Application Form
Equal Opportunities Form

Trustees

The Trustees of Merthyr and the Valleys Mind are the backbone of the organisation. The position of trustee is a highly responsible volunteering role that oversees a significant growth strategy along with internal improvements. This will put Merthyr and the Valleys Mind at the forefront of high quality mental health and wellbeing services in Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf. We are recognized as a leading Welsh mental health and well-being charity and are looking to recruit people with:

Leadership experience
Recent or current experience of working/volunteering with a similar size organisation
Experience of working with financial and performance information
Experience and interest in board support and administration

If you are interested in becoming a Trustee, please contact Merthyr and the Valleys Mind on 01685 353944 or alternatively fill in the trustee application form below and return to the address provided above.

Trustee Application Form
Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form