About South West Inner City Network (SWICN)
South West Inner City Network (SWICN) is a community organization founded in 1994 and based in the inner city of Dublin. The aim of SWICN is to tackle poverty and social exclusion through partnership and constructive engagement between Government and its agencies and people in disadvantaged communities.
We are currently looking for volunteers to support youth workers in non-formal learning group activities.
● Engaging in informal learning group activities.
● Teaching music in an informal setting, supporting arts and technology programs.
● Home-work support (optional).
SWICN Clubhouse is a youth project based in Dublin’s inner city (D8).The aim of The Clubhouse is to support young people most at risk in their development, inclusion into society and equip them with 21st century learning and innovation skills.
What's required for this position
Volunteers with skills based around technology, sports, music, arts are desirable. A willingness to work with young people is a must. Previous experience is welcome but not required. Volunteers should be friendly, patient, flexible, and encouraging.
- Arts/ Music/ Drama
- Community Development/ Social work
- Computer/ Web/ ICT
- Education/ Training
- Multi-lingual/ Multi-culturalism
- Personable Skills
- Youth/ Childcare
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: 6 months
Hours required: 1hrs Weekly
Location of volunteering opportunity:
SWICN Clubhouse, Digital Court, Rainsford St, D8
Screening details for this role:
- Garda Vetting
- Informal Interviews
- Application Form
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Initial induction and training
- Insurance cover
Volunteers with the following challenges will be supported in this role
Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?
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