Role: Home Fire Safety Advocate
Responsible to: Volunteer Coordinator
Hours: Minimum of 8 hours per month (average over 6 months)
Support and assist Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service in the planning, coordination and delivery of community safety activities.
To visit people in their homes within Staffordshire and provide a Home Fire Risk Check, highlighting fire safety issues within the home and risks associated with lifestyle, sitting and fitting where appropriate smoke alarms.
To support the work of Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service with partner agencies to enhance the safety and wellbeing of the community.
The placement will provide an opportunity to:
All volunteers will be required to attend a Corporate Induction Day and any additional relevant training sessions, as and when required, in order to meet the demand of their principal activities within the Western Service Delivery Group.
All volunteers with have to assist the local technicians and/or Community Safety Officers in carrying out “home fire risk check” visits until considered competent.