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NSPCC School Service Volunteer

  • VO59749


Description

The NSPCC Schools Service is protecting a generation of children against abuse. One primary school at a time, and we want you to play your part.

As a NSPCC Schools Service volunteer, you'll visit local schools giving assemblies and classroom workshops to 4-11 year olds. You'll talk about their rights, abuse, and bullying and about how to both protect themselves and get help when they need it.

Organisation aims and objectives

The NSPCC Schools Service is protecting a generation of children against abuse -one primary school at a time, and we want you to play your part. As a Childline Schools Service volunteer, you'll visit local schools giving assemblies and classroom workshops to 9-11 year olds. You'll help them to understand abuse, and give them the confidence and courage to speak out and seek help if they ever need it.

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2 days per month (variable timings) but between 9am and 3pm.

Restrictions

Position requires PVG membership.
Experience required: You need to be motivated and committed to protecting children. Available for 2 days per month and able to work alongside others.
Travel details: All East Lothian This is opportunity is accessible by foot, by bus, by car and by train.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Paid when submitted.
Training details: Online training, 2 days face to face training followed by observations/mentoring with others.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated a month ago