About Solas Project
Solas Project is a charity (CHY 17385) based in Dublin 8. Our vision is to see communities rejuvenated. We aim to do this by equipping and building up young people to overcome all limitations imposed on them by social and educational disadvantage through the adventure of discovering their abilities and self-worth.
We are looking for someone to support our After Schools club by way of helping children aged 6 - 13 with:
chat and interaction with them,
sitting down with them over a meal and
using positive psychology to affirm them
help Solas Project in our goals of building up their self-worth, motivation and character.
Visit our website here
What's required for this position
You need to enjoy working with young people or children, and / or be passionate about creating a more fair society for the next generation.
- Arts/ Music/ Drama
- Community Development/ Social work
- Education/ Training
- Hospitality/ Befriending
- Personable Skills
- Youth/ Childcare
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: 3 months
Hours required: 4hrs Weekly
Location of volunteering opportunity:
Thomas Street Dublin 8
Screening details for this role:
- Garda Vetting
- Informal Interviews
- Application Form
- Identification Check (photo ID etc…)
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Initial induction and training
- Insurance cover
- Ongoing training opportunities
Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?
Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
This is a rewarding way of joining in with our mission to see an Ireland where young people and children can have equal opportunities no matter what their backgrounds, or the demographic in which they are growing up.
Buses (123 for example)