Childline Volunteer Counsellors

  • VO35805


Description

Childline is a vital service available 365 days a year to support children and young people, whatever their worry or concern.
A ChildLine counsellor provides an essential service to children and young people who contact the helpline by telephone or via the ChildLine website. As a trained volunteer, Childline Volunteer Counsellors are able to respond to children and young people in a variety of ways that meet their needs at the time they contact.
Full training is provided and ChildLine Supervisors always work alongside counselling volunteers giving support, advice and any direction required.
A great opportunity to help make a real difference for the lives of children.
For further details regarding this and other volunteer opportunities at our Aberdeen base or to apply to be a volunteer please:
apply online via: https://www.nspcc.org.uk/what-you-can-do/volunteering-nspcc-childline or email: kerri.stewart@nspcc.org.uk / phone:01224 973030.

Organisation aims and objectives

The NSPCC is inspired by a belief that we can make a difference for all children. Childline is a vital service available 365 days a year to support children and young people, whatever their worry or concern.

Restrictions

Experience required: Commitment to children and young people
Travel details: Aberdeen base is at: Ruby House 8 Ruby Place Aberdeen AB10 1ZP (beside Golden Square, Aberdeen City Centre)
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Any relevant out of pocket expenses are re-imbursed.
Training details: Excellent support and training is provided to all volunteers. Includes ongoing support from Volunteer Co-ordinator and Childline Supervisors.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 4 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.