Speech and Language Club Helper

Opportunity

We are looking for volunteers to help facilitate our new 'conversation' club in Church Crookham. Volunteering alongside speech & language therapists the role is aimed at ensuring that our young people attending the club 'have a voice' and feel included. Ideally we are looking for young volunteers between 16 and 20 in order that they can relate to our young people and chat to them about fashion, music and current events relevant to their age group.

Starting on the 31st October the club will run for 10 Tuesday late afternoon sessions, between 4.30pm and 5.30pm in the Acorn Centre, Crookham Junior School, Church Crookham,

Skills

Excellent verbal communication skills .
Friendly and caring nature.
16+
The role will enable volunteers to gain an understanding of young people with Down Syndrome. We are also hoping to be able to provide some introductory training on the condition.


Details

  • Suitable for under 18s
    16+ - perfect for college students.
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer policy
  • Covered by insurance
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Written role description
  • Accessibility
  • Volunteer induction
  • Ongoing support
  • Health and safety policy

Availability

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening

10 Weekly sessions on a Tuesday afternoon between 4.30pm and 5.30pm


Location

Stepping Stones DS

Acorn Centre, Church Crooham Junior School, Tweseldown Road,
Church Crookham
Fleet
Hampshire
GU52 8BN