Volunteer Activity Assistant – Board Game Sessions (Job Ref: 18799)

Position Categories: Midlands, new, Part Time, Voluntary

Location: Northamptonshire, East Midlands

Salary: Voluntary

Closing Date: 20 May 2018

Short Job Description:

About the Service: Creative Support’s community services in Northamptonshire provide support to people with learning disabilities. Our services include residential care and support, day services, supported living, educational programmes and volunteering opportunities.

We aim to provide a supportive environment where people of all ages are encouraged and enabled to achieve their full potential as individuals and inclusive citizens in their own communities, irrespective of their intellectual capacity, gender, race, age or religious persuasion. This opportunity will be based at one of our services in Wellingborough for adults with physical and learning disabilities.

Purpose of the role: We are looking for an enthusiastic volunteer to lead a board game activity session for our service users, such as . The role will involve speaking to service users to find out which games they’d like to play, encouraging people to get involved and helping put away the games once the session has finished. This opportunity would be particularly suitable for someone who enjoys playing board games and wants to use their interest and enthusiasm to run a fun games session.

Suggested Time Commitment: We suggest applicants are able to commit to volunteering for 2 hours each week, however this is flexible and can be arranged around your commitments.

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.