Do you want to work with young people in a vibrant and established youth club? We are a friendly group offering the young people of Rowhedge and surrounding areas a safe and welcoming club on Wednesday evenings during term time.
As well as the opportunity to meet friends, we offer young people aged 11 - 16 years old a variety of games and activities across two halls. We need volunteers to welcome young people to the club and engage them in the activities we offer. You may find yourself leading a craft session, playing pool with young people or even refereeing a football match!
The role will require you to undertake a DBS check and basic training in youth work is available, the training and DBS check are provided FREE by Essex Youth Service.
The role is based at Rowhedge Village Hall, Rowhedge, CO5 7HX.
Our volunteers need to be:
Willing to listen and be open to the experience of others without judging
Approachablle and friendly
Flexible and enthusiastic
Reliable and Trustworthy
Able to use initiative and willing to learn
Be resilient and have a good sense of humour
An interest in the social and sporting activities we offer would be a great advantage.
- Suitable for under 18s
- DBS check required
- Training provided
- Volunteer policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Expenses reimbursed
If travelling from outside Rowhedge, lifts can be provided within reason.
- Equal opportunities policy
- Written role description
- Volunteer induction
- Ongoing support
- Health and Safety Policy
When can I volunteer?
Start Date: 09/02/2018
End Date: 09/02/2019
Weds evenings, 6:45 - 9:15 pm, weekly, term time
This opportunity is available in: Colchester
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