SkillsResponsibilities: ▪ To empower the children and young people ▪ To engage with children, young people, and families, taking part in activities as necessary ▪ To be reliable and have a genuine desire to make a difference to the lives of visually impaired people ▪ To help create a warm, friendly, and welcoming atmosphere Qualities and skills we are looking for: ▪ Good communication skills ▪ Enjoys meeting new people ▪ Good team player
- Age restrictions
This volunteering opportunity is suitable for volunteers aged 18 years and above
- DBS check required
subject to a DBS check and 2 references
- Equal Opportunities Policy
- Expenses reimbursed
Reimbursement of out of pocket expenses such as mileage or public transport costs.
- Health and Safety Policy
- Training provided
Visual Impairment Awareness training will be provided and take place at Vista- essential ▪ Safeguarding training- essential
- Volunteer induction
- Volunteer Policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Written role description
We’re looking for volunteers to help with our children’s trips and activities during school holiday times, weekends, and evenings. We arrange some exciting and fun activities empowering young people with sight loss to grow in confidence and achieve their aspirations. This role involves assisting our children’s team in delivering a wide range of activities.
When can I volunteer?
Start Date: 27/11/2021
End Date: 22/02/2022
Expected Commitment: Evenings, weekends, holiday time
Vista, 3rd Floor, 16 New Walk Leicester
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