Offering family support and practical help and friendship on a regular basis within the family's own home. 2/3 hours only each week where possible.
Following initial training, volunteers negotiate their visiting time of 2/3 hours weekly, with the family they are matched with. This is flexible.
Volunteers must have parenting experience and be prepared to support one or more families on a regular basis. Training given by way of volunteer's preparation course. Ability to listen and be non-judgemental.
- Age restrictions
But must have parenting skills
- DBS check required
- Equal Opportunities Policy
- Expenses reimbursed
- Health and Safety Policy
- Ongoing support
- Training provided
- Volunteer induction
- Volunteer Policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Written role description
When can I volunteer?
Start Date: 06/02/2018
End Date: 13/11/2021
We are still operating this opportunity during Covid-19, in accordance to the government guidelines. The preparation course will be held virtually.
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