Witham Youth Club Volunteer Assistant

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Action for Family Carers makes a positive difference to the lives of all Carers by providing valued, high quality support services in times of need. A Young Carer is someone between 5 and 18 years, who cares for someone in their family or household due to a disability, illness or drug/alcohol addiction. Our charity offers these young people support and respite in the form of a youth group during term time and days out during the school holidays. This opportunity will involve interacting with and supporting the young people in a variety of activities. These include organising games, sports, crafts and assistance with IT/homework. The groups are held during the school term and this club starts in September.

What skills do I need?

As a volunteer you would be expected to be empathetic, considerate and have a fun approach. In return you will be offered an interesting and rewarding experience, with ongoing training and development, in a supportive environment.

Details

  • Accessibility
  • Data Protection policy
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 04/08/2021

End Date: 04/08/2022

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Availability Details

Volunteers are needed on Thursday\'s from 4.30pm until 6.30pm starting from 9th September 2021.

Location

Parkside Youth Centre
Maldon Road
Witham
Essex
CM8 2BH

Posted for
Action for Family Carers

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Interests

  • Children
  • Families and Parenting
  • Young People

Activities

  • General Helping
  • Supporting Charities
  • Supporting People and Befriending

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