volunteer at youth sessions and trips Hope Support Services

Youth Session Volunteer

Lend a hand at Hope’s regular youth sessions and ‘Hope on the Road’ trips!

Role: Youth Session Volunteer

Purpose:  To support Hope Support Service Team in their delivery of youth sessions and away days for young people.

Commitment:  We will require your support on a regular sessional basis.

Main Duties:

  • Support Youth Development Officers in the delivery of youth sessions and away days
  • Assist with the running of specific sessions, with the assistance of staff members/volunteers
  • Deliver activities to young people that are engaging, enhancing and fun
  • Interact with the team and general public
  • To value and promote the contributions of young people during sessions and away days
  • To comply with Hope Support Services policies and procedures

Person Specification:

  • Experience in a youth work or parallel setting
  • Youth work or other relevant qualification
  • Friendly, positive and respectful attitude
  • Ability to relate to all people from all walks of life
  • Flexible approach and problem solving skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Respect for confidentiality
  • Ability to work as a team member
  • Ability to work on your own initiative
  • Commitment to the aims of Hope Support Services
  • Appreciation of the needs of the young people we support

Training:

Introduction training will be provided and additional specific training will be sourced if necessary.

Volunteers for this role will require a DBS check.  A criminal record will not necessarily be a bar to volunteering with Hope Support Services.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in, please get in touch via email help@hopesupportservices.org.uk or call us on 01989566317.

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