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Volunteer Education Worker - Derbyshire - CGL3828

Minimum 4 hours per month
Closing Date: 
Thursday, 31 October 2019 - 11:45pm
Role reference: 

A rewarding opportunity has arisen to join the 1625 Team in Derbyshire as an Education Worker, we are a harm reduction service providing support to 16 – 25 year olds in the Schools, Colleges and Universities. As an Education worker you will be going to Derbyshire based providers and engaging with young people about drug and alcohol use.

You will be always be working with another member of our team, your main responsibility will be to actively engage young people and talk to them about drug and alcohol use. This will be via activity workshops in classrooms or a stall based approach, using your own vehicle or public transport to get to places throughout Derbyshire is essential, all travel expenses are reimbursed.

All volunteers will receive a training package delivered by our training and development team and volunteer coordinator. This training is the same high quality training that our staff also have access to.

Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish.  We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.

We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.

Please Note: Due to the nature of this role, you must be available between 8am and 4pm in term time.


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