The aim of the role is to assist in the provision of the Holiday/Half Term activity programmes.
The opportunity is to attend chosen school holiday/half-term activities and trips (usually about 2 half days or full day activities per week during any half term or holiday – week days only)
You will be assisting the Activities Coordinator (and other members of Young Carers staff and other volunteers) in delivering interesting and fun respite activities during school holidays/half terms for young carers 5-11 (suitable for volunteers 16 yrs +) and 12-18 yrs (suitable for volunteers 18+)
You will need to be a positive role model: You need to be able to listen, support, encourage and motivate young carers during various activities.
Different locations around Telford and coach trips to places of interest/theme parks/seaside etc.
Activities Training (in house)
Any other relevant training as and when it is available
Support and Supervision
The Community Resilience and Social Action Coordinator offers an “open door” policy for 1-to-1 support at any time 9.00-5 Tue, Wed and Thurs and supervision by phone or face-to-face from time to time.