This is a great opportunity to support young people with Downs Syndrome in a youth club environment and on outings. It will offer you the opportunity to:-
- Build new skills and gain valuable work experience
- Give you Personal satisfaction
- A way to meet new people
We are looking for someone to volunteer to assist our leader for our Teen Club.
- For 2/ 3 hours a month, on a Friday evening once a month, between 7 and 10pm
- at Flitwick Methodist Church Hall, Chapel Road, Flitwick MK45 1EA
We would like you to interact positively with the young people to encourage participation and friendship groups, all with enthusiasm, patience and creativity.
Have good communication skills, along with honesty and sensitivity are also essential.
Support the Leader in both the hall and on trips out.
Talk about your week and encourage the young person with DS to talk about theirs.
Help the person with DS to carry out activities, i.e. organise games, refreshments.
Allow a short time before and after the club to talk to the leader about any requirements.
If you have any questions before committing yourself, please call or text Karen Forrester 07747 102 321 or Linda Smith on 07946 353 767.