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  • Creche Assistant
    with Inverkeithing Civic Centre

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO77418 - Created/last updated: 04/08/2020



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    About this opportunity:Volunteers will supervise and play with children within Ballast Bank Community Centre whilst their parents attend the Community Hub. The role will involve playing games with the children and ensuring their safety at all times. This opportunity will take place on Wednesday, 12.00-2.30pm. Volunteers should have some knowledge about working with children and willingness to learn. Training will be provided for the role. Subject to PVG.

    Once the creche is established the organisation will be looking at the possibility of being able to provide a community creche in other centres in Inverkeithing where parents meet.

    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:A short training course will be offered to volunteers. This will include Paediatric First Aid.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    No

    Experience required:Experience of being around children - caring for own children or through work experience. Friendly demeanor, good timekeeping, creativity, and imagination for playing games. Good planning and organisational skills. Experience and ability to engage with children aged 0-5.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Interview; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThis opportunity will happen at: Ballast Bank Community Centre Preston Crescent Ballast Bank Inverkeithing Fife KY11 1DS

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

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