Wellbeing and Activities Volunteer

Health and social care | People and communities | Sports

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Location: 32 Dingwall Road, Croydon, CR9 3LQ (see map)

Travel: East Croydon station. Whitgift Centre bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

What will I be doing?

  • Work with customers and staff to identify a regular activity that can be run or support existing activities that are already running that support the health and well-being of our customers.

  • Work with customers and staff to help prepare, run and pack away activities.Encourage customers to take ownership of activities and support them to run activities themselves.
  • Create an environment where customers feel safe and comfortable to talk about their well-being in a relaxed environment.
    Support the signposting of customers to existing services that might support their mental health and well-being.
    Debrief with staff after an activity about the well-being of customers.
Evolve Housing + Support

Evolve Housing + Support

What impact will this have?

  • Support the well-being of those who have been homeless.
  • Support our homeless customers to engage and establish positive social connections
  • Support a charity to improve the services it offers

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • We are looking for a number of volunteers for this position who can do a regular weekly afternoon/ early evening slot in one of our services.
    We are looking for someone who can do one afternoon a week in either Stockwell, Croydon, Bromley or Kensington.

Expenses

  • We cover travel and lunch for full days of volunteering

Background checks

  • A DBS check is required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Charity
  • Creative
  • Craft
  • Creative
  • Entertainment and music
  • Photography
  • Interpersonal
  • Caring
  • Coaching
  • Listening
  • Team working
What skills can I gain?
  • Charity
  • Creative
  • Interpersonal
  • Advice and support
  • Caring
  • Coaching
  • Listening
  • Team working
  • Youth work
  • Leadership
  • Leadership
  • Practical
  • Professional

Training

  • Induction training which covers confidentiality, boundaries, safeguarding, etc.
  • Additional training in understanding mental health and other related support needs.

Location

32 Dingwall Road, Croydon, CR9 3LQ

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