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Could you help develop outdoor activities for children?Do you want to have fun, be creative and make friends?If yes, Dundee School Holiday Programme is looking for Volunteer Play Rangers to develop and encourage play opportunities for children. As a Volunteer play ranger you will support children to have fun, be creative, make friends, stay safe and develop social skills. If you have a passion for volunteering with children, like being outdoors and active and have a good sense of fun and adventure then volunteering as a play ranger is for you. What will I be doing?Assisting in the facilitation of outdoor and indoor play activities for children and young people.Activities will include free play activities, drama, games, music and other activities including arts and crafts activities and in some cases taking children on outing to the park, swimming etc. Encouraging and supporting children to help plan and choose the kind of activities they would like to do, enabling them to experiment and learn about themselves and the world around them and allowing them to challenge themselves and take managed risks during play.Participate in support meetings and attend training identified as relavent. We are looking for someone with availability on Tuesdays in the morning and/or afternoons.
About Aberlour Scotland's Children's Charity
At Aberlour we are there for Scotland's hidden children when others have let them down. We specialise in residential and fostering services; early years; dependancy; disability and youth work.
Skills & Experience
Good communication and listening skills
Ability to work on own initiative
Ability to boost the confidence and self-esteem of children
Ability to encourage and motivate children Have a supportive approach towards children.
Playschemes / Childrens Clubs
Young People, Children
All expenses incurred will be reimbursed
Frequency & Commitment
Every Tuesday for 4 hours
Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age.
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