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Volunteer Workshop Assistants

We have a few volunteer positions available to join the team and help out in our workshops on Mon – Wed evenings on upcoming projects. Tasks will include helping to prepare the space, welcoming and supporting members in the session and helping to clear the space after every session. Our volunteers are a key part of the team and are also required to participate in the workshop sessions. See below for opportunities:

  1.  Forum Theatre Workshop Assistant (Oct – Dec 2019)

We have teamed up with black women’s playback group Breathing Fire to run forum theatre projects in two neighbourhoods in Bristol over a period of 10 weeks. We will be working in Hartcliffe and St Judes / St Paul’s and Easton and make forum theatre pieces that will be shared at the end of the workshop series. We are looking for enthusiastic and committed volunteers to join the team and support participants in workshop settings. We welcome applications from people from all ages, backgrounds and walks of life. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from people who live in Hartcliffe, St Judes, St Pauls and Easton.

Commitment required: Dates: Week commencing Oct 14th – Dec 16th. On Monday or Wednesday evenings from 5:30 – 9pm.

2. Drama Facilitation Training Workshop Assistants (Oct – Dec 2019)

Many Minds is a member-led mental health and performance charity. We will be running a series of workshops in drama facilitation for our current members to learn skills and practice facilitating their own sessions and are looking for volunteers to help support these workshops.

Commitment required: Tuesday evenings from 5:30 – 9pm at PRSC in Stokes Croft from 15th Oct to 10th Dec.

What we offer: We provide volunteers with group external supervision sessions, training to do the role, lots of staff support and the opportunity to work with some inspiring people on ambitious arts projects. We also reimburse travel expenses for getting to and from workshops.

“Volunteering with Many Minds is a truly incredible experience. You will feel supported, involved and utterly inspired by the group and art that is produced” – Katie, Many Minds Workshop Volunteer

If you are interested in any of these roles, please send a couple of paragraphs about yourself and why you are interested in volunteering with us to Olivia@many-minds.org or call Olivia on 07843 210 272 and outline which project you are interested in being a part of along with your availability.

Volunteer Fundraiser

We’re looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person with experience of fundraising and / or business development or the willingness to learn to help us raise awareness, build relationships and raise valuable funds for Many Minds at an exciting stage of growth for the charity. The volunteer fundraiser will to help feed into the fundraising strategy and help deliver it alongside the charity’s director. This will involve researching and writing funding bids, contacting potential supporters, promoting campaigns and fundraising events and representing Many Minds at networking events, conferences and on forums. We are looking for a commitment of 1- 2 days for a minimum of 3 months.

Please send a CV and cover letter to Olivia@many-minds.org to apply.

Volunteer Admin Assistant

Are you organised, IT literate and have good attention to detail? Want some experience in a small and dynamic arts charity? We are looking for someone with strong admin skills for 1 – 2 days a week to come and join our fun and creative team.

Please send a CV and cover letter to Olivia@many-minds.org to apply.

Chair of Board of Trustees

We are at an exciting time of growth and we are looking for a Chair to join our Board of Trustees to help us shape the new few years as a charity and build new relationships with to help us to continue the work we are doing. We are specifically looking for someone with previous experience on Boards and leadership experience and experience in the arts and / or mental health sectors.

Download our Trustee Recruitment Pack for more information or get in touch on info@many-minds.org / 07843 210 272

Role Descriptions:

Many Minds Chair of Trustees Role Description

Treasurer on the Board of Trustees

We are looking for someone with a strong financial  / accountancy background to join the Board as a Treasurer.

Role Description:

MM Treasurer Role Description