Help to develop young people through fun, challenge and adventure

Leading group activities volunteers needed for Berkshire Scouts in RG10

1st Charvil Scout Group is looking for enthusiastic, adult volunteers to help lead their Beaver Colony, ages 6-8, on Tuesday evenings from 6-7pm.

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Beavers develops young people through fun, challenge and adventure.

The volunteer will work alongside other existing leaders to help plan and deliver the exciting programme of activities, from abseiling to zorbing.  You  will be supporting the children working towards achieving their challenge badges and get accompany them on trips to local attractions.

You can volunteer weekly, fortnightly, monthly – whatever suits you.

We can offer you

  • a free DBS check
  • free training
  • masses of career skills
  • a great chance to improve your CV
  • the chance to meet new people and engage with your community

The most important part is that it’s fun and incredibly rewarding.

Organisation
Contact person firstname
Betony
Lastname
Taylor
Contact person's position
Local Development Officer
Their phone number?
0118 978 8292
Location address line 1
Charvil Village Hall
Line 2
Charvil
Town
Reading
County
Berkshire
Postcode
RG10 9TR

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Wheelchair accessible?
Yes
Car parking for the volunteer?
Yes
Secure bicycle parking?
Not specified
Near public transport?
Not specified
How much time?
A few hours a week
What times and days of the week?
Tue EVE
Availability required
Any of these times
Additional timing details
Beavers meet 6-7pm on Tuesday evenings during term-time.
Task type?
Leading group activities
Will suit someone like this:
Enjoys variety and changePrefers a specific rolePrefers a regular scheduleKeen learnerLeaderGood sense of humourSerious and determinedPatientCreativeWants to get out and aboutEnjoys working outside
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
No
Is training given?
Yes
Training description
Role appropriate induction training given.
Is support given?
Yes
Description of support
Support from fellow volunteers.
Are expenses paid?
Yes
Description of expenses
Reasonable out of pocket expenses as agreed with volunteer manager.
Will I need my own transportation?
No
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Yes
Are references required?
Yes
Will there be an interview?
Yes
Are they properly insured?
Yes
Minimum age
18
Do they need a specific gender?
No
How many volunteers needed?
3
Opportunity added on
21 May 2016