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Committee Members - OutWest


About OutWest

We provide safe places for the LGBT+ community to socialise, we provide advice workshops and are a branch of the National LGBT helpline

What's Involved

We are looking for volunteers to sit on our committee which meets once a month via Zoom. There are a number of positions on the committee, such as Chair, Vice-Chair, Treasurer, Secretary, Communications Officer etc, all of these positions are open to anyone interested and are elected at the AGM held in April/May. We are also looking for a Coordinator in each County of Connacht. There are a number of projects ongoing, which will require research, organisational and artistic skills. We welcome applications from anybody interested, and from all counties in the West - Galway, Sligo, Roscommon, Leitrim and Mayo and would ask that the prospective volunteer would attend a monthly meeting, and willing to take on tasks as assigned at these meetings.

Level of English required for this role:
Intermediate English

Times and commitment required for this role


Minimum time commitment: 1 year

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
Mayo, Sligo, Leitrim, Roscommon, and Galway

Other location details:
Mayo, Sligo, Leitrim, Roscommon, and Galway

Also available in these counties
Leitrim, Roscommon, Sligo

Screening details for this role:

  • References
  • Application Form
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training

Age restrictions:
Over 18

Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

This is a great opportunity for volunteers to promote and support LGBT in the West of Ireland. Get to work as part of a team and for a local organisation in the West. Will gain new skills from experience.

  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Volunteer Centre: Mayo
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