They are looking for volunteers to help and support on their art courses, projects and events: (Volunteer required in any of these areas).
Their courses and projects are all held in the community at various venues. (in or near Gloucester, Cheltenham, Tewksbury, Stroud & Dursley) You would be there to support the tutor, assistor, and learners within a course, project or event.
This can be a very rewarding role supporting staff and helping learners to build on their skills and learn new ones. You will be given guidance by the tutor as to how you can support the group. These courses range from art and craft to music and drama providing exciting opportunities for all.
This is can also be a great way to gain self confidence, build on your own skills and learn new ones, it may even help towards gaining employment.
What are they looking for?
They are looking for people who are willing to get involved, who have a caring nature and willing to learn, also have the ability to communicate well, have good listening skills to support the groups as best they can.
Working hours are flexible within Monday to Friday. Volunteer expenses will be reimbursed.
When: Mornings/Afternoons, Mon-Fri
Age requirements: Over 18
About Art Shape (VG)
Art Shape, established in 1993, runs a countywide programme of arts courses and projects with a specific focus on disability issues and social inclusion. They are passionate about supporting and enabling people facing barriers to realise their creative and learning potential.
•Art Shape is a founding member of Create Gloucestershire and works to inform policy and strategy both locally and nationally
• Art Shape works with individuals, groups, communities, organisations and partners to promote everyone’s right to creative experience as well as identifying gaps in provision and designing programmes of work to bridge these gaps
•Art Shape provides bespoke training courses and information, advice and progression guidance to aid personal and professional development in the arts
•Art Shape offers training for professionals and non-professionals in inclusive arts facilitation
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