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Session coordinator

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We’re looking for a session coordinator, who will:
Coordinate Branch volunteers— in attending sessions and keeping note for YAC UK who requires training/PVG checks etc.
Coordinate booking session venue(s)
Ensure Orkney YAC meets YAC UK’s policies and procedures at all times (e.g. insurance
Oversee annual Orkney YAC session schedule and provide information for Membership secretary to send out to members.
Keep in regular contact with YAC UK

Organisation aims and objectives



Experience required: Reliable and trustworthy Excellent communication skills Excellent organisational skills Friendly and approachable Ability to support other volunteers
Minimum age: 16


Training details: Induction would be informal meeting by the YAC Orkney team. Support would also be provided by the local branch team members YAC UK offer volunteer support—and have a volunteer coordinator (Cecilia Tuvo). Training is provided in all necessary areas: e.g. First Aid; Child Protection; YAC Leaders Weekend

Last updated 5 months ago