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Early Start Activity Volunteer

with Hertfordshire Family Centre Service

Opportunity Type: Long-term Commitment
Opportunity Start Date: 30/11/2021
Opportunity End Date:
Where is the opportunity located?: Indoor
Time of day: Weekday Mornings, Weekday Afternoons
Description: • Knowledge and experience of working with young children and/or families. • Be of a friendly, welcoming and cheerful disposition Friendly & approachable. • Passion for working with children & families • Good level of applied English literacy and numeracy • Confidence to talk to families. • Reliable & punctual. • Be a team player with a flexible approach. • Be proactive & work under your own initiative. • A willingness to get stuck in. • To treat all information in a confidential manner. • Opportunity to meet new people and learn new skill. • Non-judgemental and understanding of the diverse needs of children and their families. • Able to maintain complete discretion in handling confidential information. • Respect the Christian ethos of the YMCA & uphold its value
Practical Considerations: Disabled access across all our Family Centres • We offer to pay volunteers’ “out of pocket” expenses within agreed guidelines. • Induction and training given
Suitable for: 18 – 25 year olds, Aged 26 and over, School students, University students, Older People
Suitable for volunteers interested in: Children, Families & Family Support, Education & Training (adults), Education & Training (young people)