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We use an ‘asset-based’ approach which means focusing on the positive and making it part of a solution.

Timebuilders Project Leader/ Coordinator 2019/20

This opportunity takes place between 05 Sep 2019 and 31 Aug 2020.

TimeBuilders are looking for leaders or facilitators. People who are up for a challenge and want to make a difference in the community. To develop, organise and lead a community focused activity.

What skills do I need?

Interest and willingness to organise and plan projects from conception to end, planning and facilitating all associated activities. Ability and willingness to work alongside, support and mentor people from a diverse range of backgrounds and socially excluded groups to deliver the project.

What will I gain?

Contributing to the continuing success of a movement which is committed to abolishing waste and promoting opportunities for people from all walks of life. Developing transferable skills and enhancing your CV. Gaining a positive reference based on good performance. Earning TimeCredits which can be used on meals in café, theatre or football tickets, social events, exercise classes etc.

Training and support

Integrated training. Meetings with staff for mentoring and advice. Opportunity to join the TimeBuilders Coaching Programme which offers support for volunteers through 1:1 coaching sessions, an intro to coaching course and peer support groups.

Time commitment

Fortnightly. Flexible. Depends on project idea. Many projects take place during the day time in the week.







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St Mary's Community Centre Bramall Lane Sheffield S2 4QZ

Travel information

St Mary's is located only 20 min walk from campus. We are near the roundabout opposite Decathlon on Bramall lane and Hanover way/St Mary's Gate.
  • CausesHealth, Mental health, Social isolation
  • FrequencyFlexible
  • WhenMonday morning, Monday afternoon, Tuesday morning, Tuesday afternoon, Wednesday morning, Wednesday afternoon, Thursday morning, Thursday afternoon, Friday morning, Friday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsBefriending, Communication skills, Leadership, Mentoring, Organising
  • Careers and AspirationsSocial work, Third sector and charity work

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