RASCALS Arts and Crafts Volunteer

  • VO65002


Description

All volunteers will work in a team with the Communities Activities Coordinator to plan and deliver the craft sessions. Materials will be provided. You will be given the opportunity to lead on sessions if you are confident in this. Working with local primary school aged children within Rosewell, you will be an approachable, lively and helpful volunteer who is ready to support and help those who may be struggling with the craft activity.

Due to the Coronavirus there will be social distancing measures in place, as well as hygiene measures in line with public health advice, to ensure volunteers and group users are safe. These measures will have to be followed by volunteers as well as other measures detailed within our Covid 19 policy and in line with risks assessments also carried out. For any volunteer who is not sure of these measures or has any questions, then please get in touch. Anyone who would be considered at high risk if they contracted virus, unfortunately you will not be able to volunteer with us at present, however we would still welcome an application form from you in order that we have your details of file and can contact you at a later stage.

Organisation aims and objectives

To enhance the economic, social and environmental sustainability of Rosewell through the creation of opportunities for the local community. The Company has been formed to benefit the community who live or work in Rosewell as defined by the EH24 postcode or within 1 Kilometre of its boundary. (the Company), with the Purposes listed in the sub-clauses hereto to be exercised following the principles of sustainable development (where sustainable development means development which meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs), namely: 4.1 To manage community land and associated assets for the benefit of the Community and the public in general. 4.2 To provide, or assist in providing recreational facilities, and/or organising recreational activities, which will be available to members of the Community and public at large with the object of improving the conditions of life of the Community. 4.3 To advance community development, including urban or rural regeneration within the Community. 4.4 To advance the education of the Community about its environment, culture, heritage and/or history. 4.5 To advance environmental protection or improvement including preservation, sustainable development and conservation of the natural environment, the maintenance, improvement or provision of environmental amenities for the Community and/or the preservation of buildings or sites of architectural, historic or other importance to the Community;

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Would require a commitment of 2 hours per week. This may vary depending on work load.

Restrictions

Experience required: Volunteers need to be; Team Players, enjoying arts and crafts, to be confident, friendly and helpful.
Travel details: The group runs at Rosewell Development Trust, 85 Carnethie Street, Rosewell.
Minimum age: 14

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Reasonable Travel Expenses will be reimbursed.
Training details: Rosewell Development Trust can provide training in many areas. When you start volunteering, you will have the opportunity to attend an induction with us. If you would like to suggest of any other training that may benefit you or your community, please get in touch with the Volunteer Co-ordinator. Rosewell Development Trust aims to improve the number of job opportunities for the people of Rosewell. Career advice, workshops and talks can all be accessed by volunteers and regular updates of new training will be communicated via email or social media. The Volunteer Co-ordinator will be available through the week either by email, phone or at the Rosewell office.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 4 months ago

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