Children’s Centre Community Engagement Volunteer

Catch 22 Published: October 18, 2017
Location
Ellesmere Port
Opportunity Type
Category
Posted By
EPNAVCO
Benefits
Learn
Skill
Customer Care
Activities
Community Work
Suitable for under 18s
Yes

Description

Enthusiastic and passionate about helping children, young people and their families?

Then act to champion a local Children's Centres. Work in partnership with the local Children's Centre and community to promote and help deliver services and events for local residents. A varied role from leaflet dropping, organising and supporting events such as welcome days, helping in activity sessions, developing supportive relationships with children and families, helping families celebrate achievements, giving practical help to others and more. BUT most of all you will make a difference to your local children's centre!

- Good communication skills and commitment to supporting children, young people and families.
-Good time management, flexible nature and able to respond positively and quickly to changing routines or planned work
- Able to volunteer on a regular basis, out of hours and attend relevant training and meetings
- Enthusiasm and a willingness to get stuck-in alongside families
- Willingness to travel to other locations desirable (Catch 22 can cover all travel costs but cannot transport volunteers)

Centres within Chester and Ellesmere Port. 17 years + and not a service user. Hours to suit volunteer; must commit to 3 hours a week on a regular basis. Expenses paid in line with policy. Initial training will generally run over two days with on-going support.

A Criminal Record Check (DBS) will be required.

Only registered members can apply for opportunities.

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