Volunteer Coach for Children with Disabilities - North London

Children and young people | Children | Youth | Health and social care | Disability | Physical health | People and communities | Disability | Sports | Community sports

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Location: Arts and Media School - Islington, Turle Road, London, N4 3LS (see map)

Travel: Crouch Hill station. Almington Street bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

Age: Volunteers should be 16 years old and above+

What will I be doing?

  • Volunteer Coaches are needed to provide one-to-one support for our athletes at weekly sessions.
  • As a Volunteer Coach you will need to support the athlete in accessing the fun and games on offer at the session.
  • Adapting the activity to meet their needs, encourage the athletes and give them lots of praise, get moving and have FUN!
KEEN London - Playing games together

KEEN London - Playing games together

What impact will this have?

  • You will be improving the lives of children with disabilities.
  • You will be increasing the health and well-being of children.
  • Children that come to KEEN are happier, healthier and have better social skills.

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • We ask that volunteers commit to attend at least 2 sessions a month (roughly 3 hours each) for a minimum of 6 months.

Expenses

  • Travel within London

Background checks

  • A DBS check is required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Charity
  • Interpersonal
  • Caring
  • Coaching
  • Team working
  • Youth work
What skills can I gain?
  • Charity
  • Interpersonal
  • Caring
  • Coaching
  • Team working
  • Youth work

Training

  • We offer Induction training to new Volunteers before they attend and make sure that our Coaches are always supported by our staff.

Location

Arts and Media School - Islington, Turle Road, London, N4 3LS

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