No experience is necessary to join our team. We have a supportive, welcoming and knowledgeable team who will help you settle in to your role. We welcome people of all backgrounds and experiences, and firmly believe in promoting equality in our communities – as well as our own organisation. All volunteers are allocated a mentor, who will guide and support you – willing to answer any questions!
Our volunteers come from a variety of backgrounds, and volunteer with us for a range of reasons. Our roles are varied, challenging and rewarding and our volunteers really enjoy being able to make a valuable contribution and have a positive impact on people’s lives.
As a volunteer at Citizens Advice Wokingham you don’t need any specific qualifications or experience. You’ll need to be friendly and approachable and have a respect for views, values and cultures that are different to your own. Some roles may require you to have a basic IT skills, be a good listener, or have good written skills. We can provide you with more information about this.