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Volunteering Opportunity: VO88560

  • Children's Group Worker
    with Seal Dunfermline.

    Created/last updated: 11/10/2021

    About this opportunity:Do you believe that all children and young people should be included and supported to develop their full potential? Are you dependable, enthusiastic and can act as a positive role model? Could you spend a few hours a week working as part of a team supporting groups of children and young people attending primary and secondary school between the ages of 8-16? If you can answer '˜yes' to these questions then Seal Dunfermline would like to hear from you
     •  Volunteering at Seal brings great rewards and your contribution can help improve children's lives
     •  Currently we are able to offer opportunities to volunteer with children and young people of either primary or secondary school age
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Introduction to Seal Health and Safety Briefing Code of Conduct and Online Safety Policy Values, Information and Confidentiality Expectations Child Protection Policy and Awareness Training Specific sessions on relevant topics and refresher inputs on policy changes etc Access to topic-based online training provided by third party organisations On-site support from Group Leaders
    Out of pocket expenses paid?

    Experience required:They require individuals who have patience, understanding and the ability to engage and communicate effectively with children and young people some of whom may have specific needs such as ADHD and autism.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview; PVG membership required; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsGroup sessions take place at our premises located at 12 Halbeath Road, Dunfermline (just next to East End Park). We are on a main bus route.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.