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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 and modern slavery. We offer Casework support, Befriending, Counselling, Community Activities & more

Childcare Volunteer 2021/22

This opportunity takes place between 01 Aug 2021 and 31 Aug 2022. Closing date for applications is 11 Oct.

Childcare volunteers help to remove barriers for survivors so they can access counselling and community activities, as well as fostering social inclusion and integration.

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What skills do I need?

We look for enthusiastic individuals who enjoy working with children and vulnerable people.

What will I gain?

You will gain valuable experience working with vulnerable communities and learn from experienced social workers and trained professionals.

Training and support

Training will be provided by professionals through a three-hour session - training date to be confirmed. The training will give you a good foundation for working with survivors of human trafficking. A DBS check is provided.

Time commitment

Childcare can vary dependent on different counselling appointments, but there are regular opportunities through the community activities. Childcare only takes place in the Snowdrop Project office. This role requires up to 2 hours a week commitment.

Food

No

Travel

Yes

Childcare

No

DBS (criminal records) check

Yes

Location

Snowdrop Project Offices Castle Green 7 Castle Street Sheffield S3 8LT

Travel information

City Centre is easily accessible from University by foot, bus or tram
  • CausesChildren and families, Human rights and trafficking, Social isolation
  • FrequencyEvery week
  • 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, Hands-on tasks, Teamwork
  • Careers and AspirationsPsychology, Social work, Third sector and charity work

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