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Summer Holiday Programme Volunteer

Children and young people | Children | Families | Youth | Health and social care | Disability | Mental health | Physical health

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Location: 51 High Street, Green Street Green, Orpington, BR6 6BQ (see map)

Travel: High Street / Green Street Green bus stop.

Start date: 25/07/2019 (ongoing)

Age: 14++

What will I be doing?

  • Support the organisation and delivery of our summer holiday scheme in Greenwich and Bromley for children with complex medical needs and disabilities. Activities could include arts and crafts, sports, sensory play, soft play, music and more
  • Help with the set up and clearing away of activities for the day

  • Welcome families and children on the day
  • Support children with complex medical needs and their siblings with activities, either 1:1 or in a group depending on the needs of the children attending
  • Participate in a briefing and de-briefing before sessions
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What impact will this have?

  • Help us provide a lifeline of support for children with complex and life-threatening illnesses and their whole family
  • Help us preserve the mental and physical well-being of children and young people who have complex medical needs
  • We provide a range of support services to all members of the family from diagnosis through treatment and beyond

When are you needed?

Options available:
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Commitment

  • Various days and times between 25 July and 29 August 2019 (usually during the day in the week, Mon-Thurs)
  • It would be great if volunteers could commit to at least 5 days throughout the holiday scheme dates but if you are only available on certain days or certain weeks please let us know when you are available

Expenses

  • Travel expenses will be paid in line with our policy

Background checks

  • A DBS check is required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Charity
  • Creative
  • Creative
  • Interpersonal
  • Caring
  • Coaching
  • Listening
  • Mentoring
  • Team working
  • Youth work
  • Leadership
  • Organising
What skills can I gain?
  • Interpersonal
  • Caring
  • Coaching
  • Listening
  • Mentoring
  • Team working
  • Youth work
  • Leadership
  • Organising
  • Practical
  • Outdoor work

Training

  • Full training will be given - 2 hour session

Location

51 High Street, Green Street Green, Orpington, BR6 6BQ

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