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Volunteer for data entry needed Posted on Monday, 13 February 2023

Role Description: Transport Data Entry Volunteer

Organisation name: Voluntary Action South Leicestershire (VASL)

Volunteer Role:  Transport Data Entry Volunteer

Voluntary Action South Leicestershire (VASL) is a local based charity supporting local people.  VASL Car Scheme is a transport service provided by volunteer drivers using their own cars.  It serves Harborough district residents who live east of Husbands Bosworth (A5199).  Clients who use us are elderly/disabled/rurally isolated or have no transport of their own or have difficulty using or have no access to public transport.


1 – 2 hours per week between 1.00 pm and 3.00 pm on a Tuesday or Thursday

Tasks / Responsibilities:

  • Adding new client information to the Car Scheme’s computerised database, may involve telephoning the client.

Skills required:

  • IT skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • The ability to listen as well as talk
  • Reliable
  • Enjoys learning and applies learning to volunteer role

Responsible to:

Transport Office team


The project team is based at:  VASL, Torch House, Torch Way, Northampton Road, LE16 9HL

Supervision and Support:

The Project Team have an ’open-door’ policy to volunteers so you can pop in any time, ring 01858 46499 or email transport@vasl.org.uk

Benefits of volunteering with VASL:

  • Social contact with other volunteers
  • Belonging to a thriving local organisation
  • Using spare time constructively giving personal satisfaction
  • Making a positive difference to someone’s life
  • Building your skills, networks and confidence
  • Sense of achievement
  • Exploring new types of volunteering /work
  • Your volunteering can be added to CV or job applications
  • Enables you to give something back to the community


50p per mile from the volunteer’s home to office and back

If you are interested in volunteering with us call 01858 468499 or email transport@vasl.org.uk