Arts and Crafts Volunteer

Job Reference: 75378
Posted: Thursday 21st December 2023
Closing Date: Thursday 21st March 2024
Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire

We are setting up a new arts and crafts group based at our supported living service for adults with learning Disabilities. We are looking for a sessional Arts and crafts volunteer who can deliver weekly sessions to our service users. As part of your volunteer role you will plan the group sessions, making sure that the activities are inclusive for all our service users. You will take a creative approach to delivering the sessions using a variety of arts and crafts materials including paints, yarn, paper, colouring pens, and clay. Ensure that the materials are tidied away and the space is left clean and tidy at the end of each session. This role is a great way to gain experience of an arts facilitation role.

As a volunteer with Creative Support we offer training for your role, access to a volunteer supervisor, an induction, a monthly volunteer newsletter, and an online volunteer support network group on Zoom.

Volunteer duties:

• Setting up for the session, moving tables and chairs if necessary.
• Helping people to learn new crafts
• Making refreshments
• Clearing away at the end of the session.
• Helping to promote the sessions to service users.