Volunteer Activity Assistant – Art and Crafts Group (Job Ref: 18432)

Position Categories: new, North West, Part Time, Voluntary

Location: Liverpool

Salary: Voluntary Basis

Closing Date: 06 December 2017

Other Job Ref Numbers: 18432CRJ

Short Job Description:

About the Service: Liverpool Links is a member’s club, drop-in centre, and cafe which offers a range of facilities and weekly activities for individuals over the age of 18 with a learning disability, mental health needs and other support needs.

We run various creative, fun events and activities for all of our members including cooking and baking, arts and crafts, breakfast club, walking group and social events such as bowling, snooker and pool.

Purpose of the role: We are looking for creative, enthusiastic volunteers to support in the facilitation of an arts and crafts session for 2 hours each week. Volunteers will have the freedom to develop their own session, source materials and gain experience delivering sessions to people with mental health needs and learning disabilities. This is a rewarding opportunity for someone who has a creative flair and wants to use their skills in a meaningful role that makes a positive difference to the lives of the people we support.

Suggested Time Commitment: 2 hours per week – availability can be discussed at interview stage.

We do not accept CVs as a form of application, applicants must submit a completed Creative Support application form which can be requested or downloaded via the listed methods. An enhanced DBS check is required for which we pay. Creative Support is not a recruitment sourcing agency; all employees are directly employed by our organisation. We do not accept cold calls or sales/marketing contact from recruitment candidate sourcing/advertising agencies. Upon receipt of your application we will email you a confirmation of receipt. If you do not receive this confirmation email please contact us via telephone or email. Contact information can be found on our company website.

Application Instructions:

Download the full job description and application form below, print a copy and post to us (applications which are completed by typing can be emailed to us at recruitment@creativesupport.co.uk).

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Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed (recruitment@creativesupport.co.uk) to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying.

Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road, Stockport, SK1 3TS.