supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering

Volunteering Opportunity Details

  • Child Support Assistant
    with St Andrews Episcopal Church: St Andrews

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO71160 - Created/last updated: 04/08/2020



    Print
    Opportunity


    About this opportunity:This is a friendly group for pre-school children and their carers which has grown steadily and now needs more support! a friendly team of volunteers and parents currently run the group.
    The assistant's role involves:-
    Playing and interacting with the children through games and toys.
    Supporting carers coming along with youngsters.
    Providing refreshments for all those attending.
    Helping set up for play sessions and clearing up afterwards.
    Ensuring the safety of the children attending.

    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Introduction to service, location, required activity monitoring through sessions and one-to-one contact.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    No

    Experience required:Child friendly, kind, patient, fun loving, works on own initiative but also happy to work as part of a team

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe group is based at St Andrew's Episcopal Church, Church Hall, Queens Terrace, KY16 9QF. The bus station is a five minute walk from the Church.

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

    What Now?

    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:

    Please tell us what age group you are in:
    Are you looking to improve your employability prospects by volunteering?    

      You can print these opportunity details.

    Go to main volunteering opportunities page

Suggest an update/report an error/enquire about this page

Other Opportunities

Here are some shortcuts to other, similar opportunities:

Type of volunteering: Playschemes / Childrens Clubs
Opportunities which benefit Children


Go to main volunteering opportunities page

What is volunteering?

Find out more about volunteering
View our introduction to volunteering page or contact us to find out more - our experts love helping people of all ages and backgrounds to become volunteers.

Register your opportunity
If you are an Organisation that would like your opportunity to be registered. You can do this by requesting a registration form here.

Help and Support

Call us to arrange an appointment
Give us a call on 0800 389 6046 to arrange an appointment to chat with our staff about what opportunities are available. Meetings can be arranged outside of the office in some cases.

Register with us
Fill out our registration form and a member of staff will then get in touch with you to discuss volunteering options to suit you.

Volunteering Bulletin

If you volunteer or you're interested in volunteering then sign up for our free e-mail bulletin for volunteers - it only takes a few seconds. We send out bulletins roughly every two weeks and you can unsubscribe at any time.