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General Volunteer Autumn 2020

Grand Junction at St Mary Magdalene is a community, arts and heritage venue based at St Mary Magdalene’s Church, run by Paddington Development Trust. Wecreate, foster,and present an eclectic and collaborative programme of music, arts and performance for young people, families, and adults in our three amazing spaces.
This Autumn, as we reopen our doors to our local community, volunteers will play a vital role in helping us to do everything reasonably practicable to minimise the risk of COVID-19 transmission. This will include supporting the Grand Junction team to: -prepare spaces for socially-distanced community activities and cultural events, apply sensible health and safety measures to ensure that visitors have a positive and safe experience, and help visitors to adhere to safety guidelines throughout their visit.
Working under the supervision of Grand Junction staff, General Volunteers will:
•Help to prepare the venue ahead of an activity or event, including but not limited to, arranging furniture, displaying information signage and floor markings, setting-up equipment, andrestockingreading materials
•Offer guests a warm welcome to Grand Junction, and providing clear information about health, safety and hygienemeasureson arrival,to help minimise the risk of COVID-19 transmission
•Steward entrances and exits to the building, and support the managedflow of visitors throughout the building
•Support with basic collection of visitor data, including monitoring and restricting visitor numbers, and recording personal information to assist the NHS Track and Trace service
•Support with increased cleaning requirements, and general upkeep of the building
•Help to promote activities and events at Grand Junction
•Administration tasks, including research, data entry, filing, photocopying, shredding and archiving

About Grand Junction at St Mary Magdalene (London)

Grand Junction at St Mary Magdalene's is a new community, arts and cultural venue offering free workshops and activities for children and families, adult education courses, heritage tours, music performances, cultural exhibitions and a canal-side cafe!

Volunteers enable us to do so much more at Grand Junction. We're launching new and exciting opportunities to be involved in the development of our community hub, and make a difference for local people.

Grand Junction is a space for everyone.

Times you can volunteer

Saturday: Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings

Monday: Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings

Tuesday: Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings

Wednesday: Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings

Thursday: Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings

Friday: Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings


Skills

Teamwork
Organising
Talking to others