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Activities Helper

with East Herts HCS LD Day Service

Opportunity Type: Long-term Commitment
Opportunity Start Date: 08/12/2021
Opportunity End Date:
Where is the opportunity located?: Indoor, Outdoor, Event
Time of day: Weekday Mornings, Weekday Afternoons, Weekday Evenings, Weekend Full Days, Weekend Half Days, Casual or Intermittent, One Off
Description: We would be happy to consider applications from people of all backgrounds and experience. We are a busy and lively Day Service for Adults with Learning Difficulties, with Centres based across the East Herts and Broxbourne area. We would like to offer you a volunteering opportunity, based in the Cheshunt area, to come and use your skills to support our Service Users. You will be working with small groups, supported by Day Service staff, to enable our Service Users to enjoy their activities to the full. We are looking for Volunteers who enjoy mixing with different people and who would like to contribute to supporting and developing our Service Users. We would be happy to consider applications from people of all backgrounds and experience but in particular we are looking for people who enjoy Gardening; Arts and Craft; Computers and the media; singing and sensory work such as story telling; music and using the senses. Hours are flexible with some activities being morning / afternoon only and others lasting all day.
Practical Considerations: We are a Day Service for Adults with Learning Difficulties and are looking for Volunteers who would like to come and support our Service Users with a variety of fun activities such as Gardening; Arts & Craft and Snooker. Hours are flexible.
Requirements:
Suitable for: 14 - 15 Years Old With Accompanied Adult, 16 – 17 year olds, 18 – 25 year olds, Aged 26 and over, School students, University students, Families, Older People, People with a visual impairment, People with restricted mobility, Rehabilitation friendly
Suitable for volunteers interested in: Arts & Crafts, Performance & Entertainment
Wheelchair access?: Yes