Childrens Group Volunteer

  • VO29260


Description

Supporting activities for primary school children in sport at lunchtime and after school clubs. Volunteers get involved by taking a register, assisting the coaches with delivering the activities or leading the activity sessions (optional).
Being part of this initiative helps give young children the chance to participate in various sport/recreation activities whilst encouraging a healthier lifestyle and social interaction with their peers.
There are many benefits to be gained from this volunteering opportunity, such as gaining relevant qualifications and work experience, meeting future contacts, learning new organisational and coaching skills.

Organisation aims and objectives

The aim of Active Schools is to offer all children and young people the opportunities and motivation to adopt active, healthy lifestyles, now and into adulthood. This is done by recruiting, supporting and sustaining a network of volunteers, coaches, leaders and teachers who in turn deliver physical activity and sport before,during and after school and in the wider community.

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Monday - Friday afternoon/evening Commitment to complete a block of a minimum of 4 weeks.

Restrictions

Subject to a disclosure check.
Experience required: Good communicator, trustworthy, interested in physical activity and sport, enthusiastic and confident. Previous experience in working with children would be helpful.
Travel details: Usually within a local primary school or sports centre.
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses details: No expenses paid
Taster available: Yes
Training details: Tops Training First Aid National Governing Body Awards
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 2 months ago