Volunteer at The Reef Youth Club, Colehill & Wimborne Youth & Community Centre Ltd, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 7AB

We are looking for people who can support the Youth Work staff and help run the Youth Club sessions on Tuesday Wednesday & Thursday evenings, term time only.

NO experience needed as training will be provided

Volunteers are encouraged to contribute as much as they are comfortable with, activities will include but are not limited to:

  • Supporting youth workers in delivering a regular programme of activities which promote young people’s social, educational, and personal development in line with policies, procedures, and guidelines
  • Assisting with general youth work, signposting and giving advice
  • Providing young service users with a suitable role model
  • Supporting youth work staff in safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people
  • Recognising that safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility and reporting any concerns to relevant staff members
  • Acting professionally and maintaining appropriate boundaries by exercising self-control
  • Taking an active part in group work that has been organised within the youth club for young people
  • Supporting staff in enforcing the Youth Club boundaries to ensure that it remains a safe environment for young people, staff, fellow volunteers and all visitors

How to Apply

Please submit an application form available https://forms.office.com/r/UF146f69g3

Or scan the QR code

Interviews may be conducted by phone / video / online - method to be advised and dependent on the individual and Covid restrictions in force at interview date - details will be given at offer of interview

Safeguarding Statement 

At DYA, we work with young people and are fully committed to ensuring their safeguarding and welfare is a priority at all times. As part of our Safeguarding Policy and Procedures, all of our employees, contractors and volunteers will be expected to comply. All volunteers will also be required to satisfy our screening process which will include:

  • An identity check (photo ID)
  • Receipt of satisfactory references cover for 3 years to current
  • A satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)