Volunteers are required for a series of conservation themed workshops in after school clubs around Sheffield during March.
Help run sessions to get kids excited about conservation! You will be volunteering alongside SUCV (Conservation Volunteers) to run activities including plant and insect identification, crafts and games. No experience necessary, just plenty of enthusiasm!
What skills do I need?
Enthusiasm and good communication skills. Subject knowledge isn't necessary as training and resources will be provded.
What will I gain?
You will gain experience in working with children, working as part of a team, teaching about conservation and travelling to different parts of Sheffield.
Training and support
You will attend a briefing session run by the Conservation Volunteers' Project Leader which will provide you with all you need to know about getting involved in and running the activities. Travel expenses provided.
A minimum of one session in an afterschool club (approximately 3 hrs for the session including travel) and a 1 hour briefing session.
DBS (criminal records) check
Venues around Sheffield
You will travel in a group to the venue. Some are within 5 minutes' walking distance from the University and others are up to 45 minutes by car /bus.