Host Organisation: Cheshire Centre for Independent Living

Individuals are required to support disabled children / adults to take part in the summer activity programmes throughout Cheshire.

Opportunity Interests: Children and Young People, Community Events, Families, Health and Wellbeing services, People with Disabilities, People with Learning Disabilities, People with Mental Health Issues, Social Activities, Social and Community Care, Sport and Leisure, Youth Clubs / Services
Type of Activity: Befriending, Support / Care Work, Youth Work
Location: Cheshire East, Outside of Cheshire East
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Monday AM, Monday PM, Monday EVE, Tuesday AM, Tuesday PM, Tuesday EVE, Wednesday AM, Wednesday PM, Wednesday EVE, Thursday AM, Thursday PM, Thursday EVE, Friday AM, Friday PM, Friday EVE, Saturday AM, Saturday PM, Saturday EVE, Sunday AM, Sunday PM, Sunday EVE

These are great roles for anybody that wants to progress in a career working with disabled children or adults or for those that would just like to do something fun and rewarding over the summer months.
We have some great activities planned for the summer from; Go Ape to a trip to Llandudno, Bug hunts in Delamere Forest , Moon light cinema nights, a falconry experience and much more..

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

Volunteers should be: Reliable, honest, patient, enthusiastic, non-judgemental, willing to learn new skills and committed to the inclusion of disabled people. No formal qualifications are required, just the willingness to get involved and support our members to do the same.

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?: No
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?:

45p per mile

What support is available for the volunteer?:

Full support and training given

What training is available for the volunteer?:

Induction
Safeguarding
Disability Equality