Group Assistant

Closing date: 31 Jul 2020

Group Assistant


Purpose of the Role – to assist in the delivery of group work sessions for families or children

What does the role involve?

  • Organising  and preparing the room/activities for the group
  • Welcoming those attending the group including offering refreshments
  • Giving encouragement to a child or parent and encourage them to engage in activities
  • Contributing to supervision/debrief at the end of the group
  • Helping clear-up at the end of the session
  • Ensuring all problems or concerns are directed to a member of staff

Suggested Involvement

  • A regular weekly commitment of at least 3 hours
  • Commitment to the charity for a minimum of one year

Person Specification

  • Reliability & emotional maturity
  • A good grasp of boundaries and the ability to work in a friendly and professional capacity
  • An understanding of the importance of safeguarding
  • Excellent Time keeping
  • Enthusiasm for the work of Welcare and its mission.

If you are interested in volunteering for Welcare, please register your interest, and a member of our team will be in touch.

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