Re-Union Canal Boats Ltd
Charity registered in Scotland SC035342
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Aims & objectivesRe-Union is a community barge based on the Union Canal, Edinburgh. We help community organisations access the water of the canal for the benefit of people in canal linked communities
- Job number
- Time of attendance
- Mon - Sun, 8am - 8pm with weekend working
- No of references
- Hours (per week)
- 4, 5 and 6 hour shifts
- Salary (£/hr)
- £5.90 - £7.83 depending on age
Work closely with the Business Manager fulfilling all identified and designated duties participating in regular planning meetings and reviews.
Support a range of volunteers to daily targets fulfilling paperwork as directed.
Participate in all office functions including customer engagement.
Ensure that all Health & Safety requirements are complied with, along with Re-Union’s equal opportunities, child and vulnerable adults, environmental and educational policies
Be an active community ambassador.
Maintain all operational resources to safe, clean and working standard.
Ensure a clean, safe and healthy environment within all operational areas.
Completion of maintenance tasks as directed.
Support an environment based on peer support and mentoring, enabling volunteers and staff to work together to develop their skills creating a cyclical process where volunteers achieve a qualification and move onto mentoring other volunteers through the qualification process.
Support the learning opportunities available within Re-Union through a complimentary programme of learning about the canal’s history, geography, wildlife, biodiversity, carbon literacy, cycling, walk leading, recycling and any other activity related to the project.
Identify development needs of volunteers and work with the Management Team to meet daily needs.
Any other reasonable duties required for the effective delivery of Re-Union’s social and community and business objectives.
Duties will include:
Low level DIY and maintenance (supported)
Answering the phone to customers
Processing bookings for boat trips
Learning to crew
Meeting and greeting boat hire customers
General office admin such as printing
buying supplies to support boat trips.
It is essential to be comfortable working outdoors in all weathers, have the ability to complete practical tasks following set procedures and be a good communicator able to follow and set instructions setting an example for others. It is essential to be comfortable communicating with others including customers using a range of mediums.
Additional informationThis role is flexible to meet the needs of the business.