Action for Blind People Children and Family Event Support - West Midlands

Recruiter
Location
West Midlands Region
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 Jul 2017
Ref
4927
Interests
Disability
Expenses
Paid
Commitment
Long Term

This is a unique opportunity to work with children with sight loss (aged 0-13) and their families. You will be assisting with day events. You will be helping with a range of activities including sports, music, visits to attractions and crafts, supporting both the group and individuals as required.

A DBS Enhanced Criminal Record Check is required.

What Will You Be Doing?
Support children and young people; Provide support in running activities; Offer guidance with activities
You will be supporting children on day events; Helping young people achieve their potential; Offer guidance with events.
   
When will you be needed?
4 hours per week, flexible.

Location:
At various locations throughout your local area, depending on where the events or activities are taking place. Volunteers may be asked to make their own way to a venue.

What Skills/Experience Are Needed?
Be a positive role model; Enthusiasm, confidence and patience
   
What Will You Gain from the Role?
A chance to give something back; A chance to make a difference
   
What Support Will You Be Given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Induction; Expenses; Supervision and help from your Manager; Training as appropriate