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Story Club

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Sheffield Volunteering run project delivering literacy sessions to Year 2 children in a fun and interactive way.

Story Club Volunteer 2021/22

This opportunity takes place until 31 May 2022

Story Club is a volunteer led literacy club for Year 2 children (6-7 yr olds). The focus is on enhancing and supporting literacy through fun, interactive word games and activities.

*After you have clicked ‘Register Your Interest’, you will receive an email with the next steps of your volunteering application for this role - follow this guidance*

What skills do I need?

No experience is required and all training is provided. Volunteers should be enthusiastic about working with young children and have good communication skills. Anyone from any subject background is welcome to apply.

What will I gain?

Experience of working with children in an educational setting. Experience of planning sessions and activities.

Training and support

Volunteers need to attend safeguarding training (there are a variety of dates available) and project planning sessions

Time commitment

Workshops will happen in schools, during the daytime, but days and specific times are to be confirmed. Flexible commitment.

Food

No

Travel

Yes

Childcare

Yes

DBS (criminal records) check

No

Location

Local primary schools

Travel information

Travel time depends on school location (volunteers will travel in a group either by public transport or taxi from the SU). Travel costs reimbursed.
  • CausesChildren and families, Education
  • FrequencyFlexible
  • WhenMonday morning, Monday afternoon, Tuesday morning, Tuesday afternoon, Wednesday morning, Wednesday afternoon, Thursday morning, Thursday afternoon, Friday morning, Friday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsCommunication skills, Sheffield Volunteering internal project, Teaching, Teamwork
  • Careers and AspirationsTeaching

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