Youth Club Volunteer - Fountain Street Community Development Association

Fountain Street Community centre
Mondays Tuesdays & Wednesdays evenings
Main Purpose of the Role
To enable young people to experience and youth programme activities, which are fun, safe, social, educational and inclusive. 
What will volunteers be required to do?
To work directly with children & young people (aged 4 – 17yr olds) to develop their social education through structured and supported programmes. 
Build rapport with young people and listen to concerns
Provide information and support to young people
Help create a positive environment for young people 
To supervise young people and ensure general health & safety and rules of conduct 
To facilitate and participate in games, activities and discussions with young people 
Good communication 
Ability to work with others – a team player
Reliability An Interest or experience in working with young people 
Willingness to learn 
Ability to use initiative
Passion and enthusiasm
Patience  & understanding, Friendly and approachable
A good listener
What’s in it for you?
The opportunity to develop knowledge and understanding of the needs of young people.
Experience working as part of a team
Development of organisational and communication skills Development of team and leadership skills, 
Further personal development
Meeting a challenge 
Training & qualification opportunities
Taking part in fun activities
Millennium Volunteer accreditation (if aged 19-25)
Volunteers will be supported by designated Youth Workers and staff. 
This role will require Access NI form to be completed beforehand support will be provided with this process.


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