Support Volunteer – Epsom
A community choir with a difference!
A new community project in Tadworth has just expanded from its base in Redhill, so a great opportunity to join at the beginning .
Include choir has an established rehearsal base in Redhill with events to promote inclusion within the community for those with communication or learning difficulties. At the choir the service users and volunteers will have the opportunity to learn Makaton signs and other inclusive communication techniques when we sing and rehearse.
No musical experience necessary, just enjoyment of music and fun!
Include are dedicated to improving lives and that is not just for our service users but for our volunteers too! You will have access to a range of in house and external training, including mandatory safeguarding training, health and safety guidance and the option of attending FREE Makaton training (usually £79 minimum), a valuable resource to build your own skills and a more inclusive community.
The role includes but is not to but limited to:-
*Helping set up and tidy away resources.
*Setting up and serve refreshments.
*Welcoming new choir members.
*Assisting in general organisation of the session.
*Assisting in occasional events
*Helping to promote the work and fundraising of the charity
*Joining in the fun!
What skills do I need?
• No previous experience or qualifications required.
• A can-do attitude
• Acceptance of all people regardless of needs & abilities.
- Mental Health
- Young People
- Befriending & Buddying
- Community Support
- Age restrictions
Will accept DofE (14+)
- DBS check required
- Equal Opportunities Policy
- Expenses reimbursed
- Health and Safety Policy
- Ongoing support
- Training provided
Makaton level 1
- Volunteer induction
- Volunteer Policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Written role description
When can I volunteer?
Start Date: 21/06/2022
End Date: 31/07/2023
Tuesday evening 5:30pm till 7:30 pm
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