The role of an activity assistant for Hyperclub is to develop, create and oversee activities for children with various health issues who need help and support. Activity assistants are responsible for planning in advance and implementing activities for each child/group. The activities they plan should stimulate new interests and skills, meet the individual's needs and promote social, educational and other recreational activities. Activities can be anything from individual hobbies through to organised group activities. activity assistants need to be creative and have initiative in order to develop interesting and engaging activities that the children are able to participate in.
no upper age limit has been specified
Volunteers will receive an induction covering general policies and procedures and be shown around the building.
Volunteers are also offered the opportunity to attend the weekly team meeting which discusses matters in the Hyperclub and further training opportunites such as first aid, food hygiene, manual handling, child protection, anger management, etc, are available.
Support is provided by the supervisor.
Out of pocket expenses paid?
Yes - Public transport tickets or fuel costs are reimbursed.
Good communication skills.
Problem solving skills.
Ability to work together with colleagues.
Administration - light paperwork and an ability to handle requests/complaints.
The opportunity takes place at Ballast Bank Community Centre, Inverkeithing, KY11 1DS.
There is a large car park in front of the building. Inverkeithing train station is a 10 minute walk from the Centre and there are several bus routes which pass the bui
This opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.
To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:
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