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Community & Voluntary

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While this sector is supported by many volunteers, there are many highly rewarding career paths available. Many roles overlap with Social Care, providing support and assistance to the most vulnerable in society. There are many other activities engaged in, such as supporting community life and advocating for good causes. People working in this sector will often have great passion for the cause they work on and empathy for the people they work with.

Skills

  • caring for others
  • communication
  • compassion
  • active listening
  • developing relationships
  • empathy
  • adaptability
  • health and safety
  • initiative
  • leadership
  • leadership
  • managing resources
  • persuasion
  • prioritising work
  • problem solving
  • recording information
  • social media
  • time management

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