Thurrock INSPIRE are currently delivering a Forest School programme to students from local schools. Based at One Tree Hill in Langdon Hills Country Park the programme in a mixture of practical skills and activities delivered in a natural environment. Groups range from 8-12 students aged between 6 and13.
Activities are led by qualified staff supported by Teachers LSAs and volunteers.
Volunteers do not need any specialist knowledge but need to be enthusiastic â€œoutdoorsâ€ types with an interest in working with young people.
Potential Minibus drivers with a D1 licence would be welcomed.
This is very much a â€œHands Onâ€ role which requires working with young people away from the school environment.
No special qualifications are required although an interest in practical activitiesâ' working with a range of tools and camp fire cookery are desirable.
- Suitable for under 18s
- DBS check required
Enhanced DBS Application needs to be started (not finished) before mentoring can begin
- Training provided
- Volunteer policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Expenses reimbursed
- Equal opportunities policy
- Written role description
- Volunteer induction
- Ongoing support
- Health and Safety Policy
When can I volunteer?
Start Date: 25/04/2018
End Date: 25/04/2019
By arrangement. Currently Wednesdays 8.00am-3.30pm.
Langdon Hills Country park
One Tree Hill Site
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