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Zest delivers health, employment, social and physical activities for the community at the Zest centre

Children's Safety Volunteer 2018/19

This opportunity takes place between 31 Oct 2018 and 31 Aug 2019.

Volunteers will support delivery of a short series of one off educational sessions around Sheffield teaching children about road safety. Aimed at children aged 5-11, these sessions will provide volunteers the opportunity to develop a variety of transferable skills and to have fun.

What skills do I need?

Enthusiasm, Communication, Patience.

What will I gain?

Experience working with primary aged children, Behaviour management, Develop communication skills

Training and support

A volunteer induction and training session will be provided. Constructive feedback can be given if requested.

Time commitment

Mandatory training session - 3 hours, Monday 19th November Delivery sessions - 5 x 2 hours, Tuesday 20th November 3.45pm - 5.45pm







DBS (criminal records) check



Zest Centre Upperthorpe Sheffield S6 3NA

Travel information

20 minutes walk from the Students' Union
  • CausesChildren and families, Education
  • FrequencyEvery week, Flexible
  • Skills and InterestsAdvice and information, Communication skills, Teaching, Teamwork
  • Careers and AspirationsTeaching, Third sector and charity work

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