Youth Mentors Weekdays

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Wilderness Foundation supports young people aged 13 – 15 who are struggling in mainstream education through its Out There Academy, a six week programme delivered at our 400 acre site in Chatham Green. Volunteers will support instructors/counsellors to facilitate outdoor activities.


What skills do I need?

Good listening skills, patience, an affinity with the outdoors, enjoy the company of young people. Training will be given.


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: 01/04/2019

End Date: 31/12/2020

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Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Sessions are arranged with the referrer and the young person. Typically meetings take place at the young person's school for about an hour.

Location

This opportunity is available Countywide.

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Wilderness Foundation

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Interests

  • Employment, Education and Training
  • Environment
  • Young People

Activities

  • Supporting People and Befriending
  • Teaching and Training

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