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Active Youth Centre Volunteer - Sports

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This opportunity is open for volunteers who are interested in delivering semi-structured sporting sessions at a city-based youth Centre. This opportunity will offer bespoke training to volunteers and will cover the costs of delivery/sports-specific training (delivered through StreetGames) safeguarding and first aid training, and a DBS check if necessary.

The sessions offered should have a focus on engagement and enjoyment. Volunteers will be asked to deliver at least 26 hours of semi-structures sport / physical activity. The Active Youth Volunteer will be asked to plan and deliver a minimum of 30 minutes semi-structured sport / physical activity each week / session which will be incorporated into the youth group’s general programme of activities and will take place at the group’s base of operation. Volunteers in each centre will be tasked with providing semi-structured sport / physical activity opportunities during the groups normal sessions, on an on-going basis.

We require someone who would be willing to undertake training and commit to delivering sports sessions, alongside qualified youth workers, at weekly (or regular) youth centre sessions.

This volunteer position would be a great development opportunity for someone working or studying in this area, or interested in working / studying sport, youth work, or related subject.

You may need a car or have access to public transport to reach the youth centre to deliver your session. We do not require any existing qualification as this volunteering opportunity will provide training, however an interest and passion for youth work, sport and/or physical activity is desirable.

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Required Role

Active Youth Centre Volunteer - Sports

Key responsibilities

Plan and deliver a minimum of 30 minutes semi-structured sport / physical activity each week / session.

Desirable Skills

  • Leadership and Management
  • Planning and organising
  • Team Work

Skill to gain

  • Leadership and Management
  • Team Work

When can you do this role/Calendar

Minimum commitment level: Once a week

Start Date: 04-04-2017

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  1. MORNING
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  1. AFTERNOON
  2. No
  3. No
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  1. EVENING
  2. Yes
  3. Yes
  4. Yes
  5. Yes
  6. Yes
  7. Yes
  8. Yes

Location

Leicester, UK
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