Youth Activity Volunteer  with Whizz-Kidz (Gloucestershire) (Ref: 875)
 
Opportunity picture
Youth Activity Volunteers support young wheelchair users aged 8 to 25 in a range of activities at various services including: Ambassador Clubs, Wheelchair Skills Training, Work Skills Days and Camp Whizz-Kidz.

You can help in many ways:

• Supporting and encouraging young people to engage in activities and get the most from these events
• Setting things up and clearing away after each event
• Depending on experience, help to deliver certain activities e.g. ice breakers, games and workshops
What are they looking for?

• Enthusiastic and confident
• Supportive, friendly and sensitive to others
• Ability to communicate with young people of all ages
• Positive attitude towards disability
• Flexible and creative
• Proactive and not afraid to get involved
• Experience of working with young people is an advantage but not essential

Practical

Working times are flexible to suit your availability and can be discussed. Volunteer travel expenses will be reimbursed.

When: Variable times
Age requirements: 16 upwards
Where?

Gloucestershire

About Whizz-Kidz (Gloucestershire)
 
Activities of the Charity
- Customised Mobility Equipment Provision
- Life Skills Training
- Wheelchair Skills Training
- Information and Advice to Beneficiaries and their Families
- Campaigns on Disability Issues
- Raising Funds to enable all the above to happen

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