Would you like to help young people engage in activities and trips on a regular basis to build their skills and confidence?
We are looking for inspirational and motivated volunteers to help us run activities, day trips and adventures during the school holidays and weekends. Volunteers will have a sense of fun, adventure and an interested in a variety of activities to help improve the outcomes and the health and social wellbeing of our young people.
At Aberlour Sycamore, we provide a stable home for vulnerable children who are unable to live with their families. We look after children who confront complex feelings every day, due to the experiences they have had in childhood. They may experience attachment issues and low self-esteem, as a result of trauma. We support them to understand and overcome their trauma and with our help, they can go on to live happy lives.
You will make a difference to a young person’s life by:
Volunteers can bring a range of skills and experience, including:
Volunteer would benefit from having:
Activities and outing run during weekends and school holidays. This may be fortnightly or monthly. A minimum commitment of 6 months is required for this role.
Our service is based in Inverness. Out of pocket travel expenses will be paid.
For all roles involving regulated work with children and/or protected adults, Aberlour will require the applicant to submit a PVG Scheme Record or a PVG Scheme Record Update application. This opportunity is subject to the completion of satisfactory references and successful registration on the PVG Scheme.
Volunteer Coordinator (North)
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