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The Snowdrop Project

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We are the first charity in the UK to provide long-term support for survivors of human trafficking.

Activities Volunteer

This opportunity takes place from 14 Mar 2018. Applications closed on 02 Mar.

Activity Volunteers encourage social inclusion and integration by facilitating community activities and providing childcare. Through this they enable clients to engage with fun activities such as sewing and empower them to learn new skills and make friends.

What skills do I need?

We look for enthusiastic individuals who enjoy working with children and working with vulnerable people, refugees and asylum seekers. Childcare can vary dependent on different counselling appointments, but there are regular opportunities through the community activities. We also provide DBS checks

What will I gain?

You will gain experience of working with children and vulnerable adults in the community to boost their confidence.

Training and support

Training will be provided by professionals through a three-hour session, which will give you a good foundation for working with survivors of human trafficking. Supervision and support given as and when needed.

Time commitment

This is a flexible role but we say on average requires 2 hours each week.

Food

No

Travel

Yes

Childcare

No

DBS (criminal records) check

Yes

Location

Snowdrop Office

Travel information

We are based in the city centre and will reimburse your travel expenses to the office when you show your ticket.
  • CausesChildren and families, Human rights and trafficking, Refugees and asylum seekers
  • FrequencyEvery week
  • WhenMonday morning, Monday afternoon, Tuesday morning, Thursday morning, Thursday afternoon, Friday morning, Friday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsCreativity, Hands-on tasks
  • Careers and AspirationsPsychology, Social work, Third sector and charity work

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