Host Organisation: South Cheshire CLASP

Help staff run the Coffee and Chat group for parents and supervise the children's play from 9.45am - 12.15pm, Thursdays only.

Opportunity Interests: Children and Young People, Families, Social and Community Care, Women
Type of Activity: Support / Care Work, Training / Teaching
Location: Crewe
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Thursday AM

* Helping to run a small group for single parents to attend with their youngsters from birth to pre-school age
* Helping to set up the room including planning and setting out activities for the children
* Playing alongside the children
* Preparing a small snack for the parents and children
* Helping tidy up at the end of the session

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: Yes
Skills and Qualifications Required:

* Interested in looking after babies and young children
* Enjoy active play with this age group
* Happy to help with preparing snacks, tidying up etc
* Ability to keep information about children and families confidential – subject to child protection requirements (training will be given)
* Could suit someone interested in working in childcare

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?: Yes
Details of Gender or Age Restrictions: Over 18s please
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?: Yes
If yes, for what and at what rate?:

We pay reasonable travel expenses e.g. fares, mileage allowance (within a 5 mile radius of Jubilee House), parking charges - based on receipts/tickets you provide

What support is available for the volunteer?:

* Friendly instructions and guidance on what you'll be doing
* Child protection and other relevant training

What training is available for the volunteer?:

* Safeguarding
* All relevant courses that are run while you are with us - examples include First Aid and Health & Safety