Depaul is a homeless charity providing accommodation and support through hostels and outreach services. Depaul believes that everyone should have a place to call home and a stake in their community. Our aim is to work with those who are socially excluded and marginalised by providing a quality led service in order to produce the best possible outcomes for those accessing our services. We work in partnership with central and local government, housing associations and other non-governmental organisations such as the society of St Vincent de Paul.
Do you want to use your love of music to do some good?
We are looking for volunteers to support Homeless services in encouraging social interaction through playing music, arranging sing along sessions, and/or providing 1 to 1 music lessons.
Volunteer Induction will take place on Wednesday, 29th May at 5.30pm.
Volunteer should be mindful that residents may have poor physical / mental health, chaotic lifestyles and low self esteem.
What's required for this position
Ability to encourage service users to participate and/or listen.
- Arts/ Music/ Drama
- Community Development/ Social work
- Personable Skills
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: Flexible
Hours required: 2hrs Monthly
Location of volunteering opportunity:
Dublin services located North and South side of the city.
Also available in these counties
Dublin - City
Screening details for this role:
- Garda Vetting
- Application Form
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Initial induction and training
- Reimbursement of expenses
- Insurance cover
- Ongoing training opportunities
Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?
Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
Giving something back to the community.