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Put your best foot forward and help lead these wellbeing walks

Leading group activities volunteers needed for Sport in Mind

Sport in Mind provides sports and physical activities for those experiencing mental health problems.

We are currently looking for volunteers to help Lead a walk in the Reading area 12 -1pm every Friday.

If you are able to Lead or help Lead a Wellbeing Walk then please get in touch. Volunteers are a key part of our activities, supporting, encouraging the group and joining in with activities, making the sessions enjoyable for all.

An understanding of how sport and physical activity can have a positive impact on mental health would be helpful; we can support you with the rest!

Organisation
Contact person firstname
Phil Warner, Wellbeing Walking group Leader
Lastname
Contact person's position
Mobile?
07961129756
Contact instructions?
Please contact using email initially
Town
Reading

Map
Wheelchair accessible?
Not specified
Car parking for the volunteer?
Not specified
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?
Fri PM
Availability required
Any of these times
Additional timing details
Friday's 12-1pm
Task type?
Leading group activities
Will suit someone like this:
Enjoys variety and changeSelf organised/motivatedLeaderGood sense of humourSociablePatientSupportiveCommunicatorWants to get out and aboutEnjoys working outsidePhysically fit
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
No
Is training given?
Yes
Training description
Mental Health Awareness
Is support given?
Yes
Description of support
Volunteer Coordinator / Development officer
Are expenses paid?
Yes
Description of expenses
Reasonable travel expenses
Will I need my own transportation?
No
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Yes
Are references required?
No
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
29 June 2017

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