Creative Arts and Crafts Assistant

  • VO30687


Description

In our art studio, we offer a relaxed supportive environment for adult recovering from mental health isues, working in a therapeutic manner to produce art & craft work. The work is then prepared for sale & service users also help in our impressive shop, meeting the customer who buy their work. If you enjoy working with people and have some basic creative ability you may enjoy this opportunity to become involved.

Organisation aims and objectives

The Walled Garden is part PKAVS Mental Health and Wellbeing Hub. Our service provides meaningful activities for clients experiencing a range of mental health issues and going through a recovery process within a work based environment. These activities include our Café, Garden, Creative Arts and Healthy life styles. Volunteers are an essential support for all these activities, helping clients in developing their skills and self-confidence by sharing their skills and experience.

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one morning or afternoon a week - it would be good to have a commitment of 3 monthsWeekdays

Restrictions

Experience required: Ability to encourage and support service users, listen and communicate well, work using own initiative and as part of our team
Travel details: The Walled Garden, Muirhall Road, Perth
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Expenses paid for public transport
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 2 months ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.