In May 2018, this opportunity is available at the following libraries:
Loughton and Colchester
Our library sensory walls offer pre-booked sessions for groups of children or adults with sensory impairment or special educational needs. As a volunteer you will supervise and facilitate these sessions to support the group and their carers in exploring and enjoying the equipment.
What will you get from volunteering in this role?
Pleasure in helping to make the sensory wall a stimulating and/or learning environment according to the needs of the group;
Satisfaction in using your skills and experience to make a positive difference to the community;
Meeting people and making new friends;
The chance to enhance your CV.
We offer all our volunteers an initial briefing and ongoing support.
Possess a caring, positive disposition and be able to get on well with people;
Have the ability to interact closely with people of differing intellectual abilities;
Comfortable working in a team with carers.
- Suitable for under 18s
- DBS check required
- 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: 16/08/2016
End Date: 05/06/2018
This opportunity is available in: Epping
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