Opportunity Code: GEN10019
Closing Date to Apply: -
Purpose: To assist with the collection and dropping off of children and young people with learning difficulties and challenging needs to enable them to attend sessions.
The collection and dropping off of children and young people between schools, our centre, various other locations and their respective homes.
Standards of Behaviour:
At all times you are expected to maintain strict confidentiality with regard to any information concerning clients their families and fellow workers, we trust our volunteers to work by this policy; please do not break this trust.
Time needed from Volunteer:
Please note: SNIPS project takes place from 3pm- 5.30pm; Monday to Friday. STREET Project activities take place on a Monday and Thursday from 5.30pm- 8.00pm at One77. STREET Juniors (6-12yrs) takes place on a Monday from 5.30pm-7.00pm and a Friday from 5.30pm-7.30pm. Saturday sessions take place from (11.00am until 1pm).Driver required 10.00am until 11.00am and 1.00pm until 2.00pm
Opportunity to also volunteer for play scheme during school holidays. Trip days 8a.m. until 4.00pm. Non trip days 8.00am until 9.00am and 2.00pm until 4.00pm.
Skills Experience & Qualifications:
No formal experience required. However, knowledge of the geography of the local area with good navigational skills would be an advantage. MIDAS qualification would also be considered an advantage.
• Full, clean driving licence
• Competent and safe driver
• Patient and tolerant with a calm manner
• Friendly and approachable
• Good communication skills
• Ability to work as part of a team
• Reliable and punctual
• Motivated and enthusiastic
• Enjoy working with children and young people with challenging needs
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