Contact Us

Phone

 01388 775425

Address

Jubilee Rd, Shildon DL4 2AL

Become A Volunteer!

What do you need to become a volunteer?

We have a robust recruitment process to ensure that our volunteers are properly recruited and selected and trained. All volunteers are subject to appropriate management and supervision.

No experience is necessary,  just a willingness and desire to help others

Cheerful nature and good communication skills

Good understanding of both written and spoken English

Aged 16 or above

Able to commit to a regular shift

FREQUENTLY ASK QUESTIONS

DO I NEED EXPERIENCE TO BE A VOLUNTEER?

No experience is necessary,  just a willingness and desire to help others

ARE THERE ANY AGE RESTRICTIONS?

You can only apply to become a volunteer if you are aged 16 and above.

CAN I CHOOSE MY HOURS?

If you are accepted as a volunteer, we would expect our volunteers to commit to a regular shift, based on their availability and our programs running.

WHAT TRAINING IS PROVIDED?

We ensure that are volunteers are properly recruited and selected and are included in any paid training programs.  For example: First Aid, Tutor Support..

WILL I HAVE TO UNDERGO A DBS CHECK?

Yes; all volunteers are subject to an enhanced DBS check.  Based on the outcome of your DBS check, we will make a desision based on this.

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