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Senior Youth Group Assistant (The Hub West Bann)

Coleraine

The Hub is funded through IFI and aims to increase community engagement and sharing to improve relationships and encourage good will between communities.  We provide various programmes which include skills building, trips, fun days and workshops designed to support greater cultural understanding through learning and engagement with each other.

Role Description:

As a volunteer you will be helping these young people aged 15-18 years develop vital skills that prepare them for the years ahead.  This opportunity will suit you if you are interested in working with young people, learning leadership skills and having fun.  It will also be useful in developing skills that will prepare you for teaching, youth work, group work or any number of community or leadership roles.

Main tasks

  • To help set up room before the members arrive and after they leave
  • Meet and greet members
  • Take registration
  • Encourage young people to take part
  • Ensure fair play
  • Have fun
  • Take notes
  • Generate topic ideas and activity suggestions

Desirable skills and experience:

This post will most likely appeal to someone who enjoys being with young people, encouraging them to use initiative and take ownership of projects while guiding them towards greater self-awareness.

Location of opportunity:Pates Lane Coleraine

Days/times when volunteer is required:Thursday 7.30-9.30 pm

What training, if any, is provided:Volunteer induction

What volunteer expenses are covered:Travel

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