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Sheffield Volunteering run project providing imaginative and inclusive playtime games for children in primary schools.

PLAY Volunteer 2018/19

This opportunity takes place between 17 Sep 2018 and 19 May 2019.

The project organises lunchtime games for children aged 4-8 at a local primary school. Volunteers plan and lead the sessions.

What skills do I need?

Lots of energy and enthusiasm.

What will I gain?

Experience working with primary school children.

Training and support

Volunteers need to attend safeguarding training (there are a variety of dates available) and a session on planning games.

Time commitment

The project runs 2 lunchtimes a week from 12-1. The days vary according to volunteers availability. Volunteers are expected to do one lunchtime a week.







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Westways Primary School, Mona Road, S10 1NE.

Travel information

20 minute walk from the Students' Union.
  • CausesChildren and families, Education, Sport and exercise
  • FrequencyEvery week
  • WhenMonday morning, Monday afternoon, Tuesday morning, Tuesday afternoon, Wednesday morning, Wednesday afternoon, Thursday morning, Thursday afternoon, Friday morning, Friday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsCreativity, Organising, Sheffield Volunteering internal project, Teaching, Teamwork
  • Careers and AspirationsPsychology, Teaching

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