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Volunteering Opportunity: VO47483

  • Playworker
    with Ladybank Ladybirds.

    Created/last updated: 07/06/2022


    About this opportunity:The Group runs 3 mornings per week 9
     • 45 - 11
     • 40 in Ladybank Church Hall
     •  You will volunteer from 9
     • 15 - 12
     • 15 and assist the Playleader in setting up the hall for the session's activities
     •  You will then have fun playing with the children ensuring they are safe, polite, sociable as well as learning
     •  You will help with snack-time
     •  At the end of the session you will be expected to interact with the parents and then help the Playleader to tidy up
     • 
    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:none specified - most organisations will work with volunteers aged 16 and over
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Induction will be carried out by the Chairperson and Playleader. You will be able to access training provided by Fife Childcare Strategy. Appraisals will be carried out regularly.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - None

    Experience required:Experience with children would be desirable. The individual must be able to communicate efficiently and effectively with children and adults. Most of all they must want to have fun!

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Interview; References; Trial Period

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsLadybank Church Hall. Railway station and regular buses.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.