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Art Class Facilitator

Santry Hall, St. Michael's House

About Santry Hall, St. Michael's House

The aim of St. Michael's House is to work with individuals to help them to gain skills that will benefit them in everyday life. We also promote interaction within the person's community .i.e classes, courses and activities. St. Michael's also helps the people they work with to meet goals they would like to have in their lives.

What's Involved

We are currently looking for volunteers to help us in Santry Hall to facilitate a group to do an Art Class. This would suit someone with a passion or interest in the arts.

You will be helping to run an Art Class for a group of men and women from the ages of 20 - 60 years, assisting them to complete pieces of art. This could be something that the group could build on and hopefully build on by doing an art project with the facilitator. We would need a commitment of 1-2 hours with us per week if possible.

What's required for this position

good people skills, also have some experience working in teams and also if individuals had experience working with people with intellectual disabilities. This is not mandatory but it may benefit individuals who are interested in this volunteering role.

  • Arts/ Music/ Drama
  • Education/ Training
  • Personable Skills

Level of English required for this role:
Intermediate English

Times and commitment required for this role


Minimum time commitment: 3 months

Hours required: 1hrs Weekly

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
Santry Hall, St. Michael's House, Unit 10a Santry Hall industrial estate, Dublin 9.

Also available in these counties
Louth, Dublin

Screening details for this role:

  • Formal Interview
  • Garda Vetting
  • References
  • Application Form
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training
  • Reimbursement of expenses

Volunteers with the following challenges will be supported in this role

  • Learning Disability

Age restrictions:
Over 18

Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

You will gain a good understanding of working with individauls with intellectual disabilities. It may benefit you in future professions. It will also give you a chance to build on people and team skills.

Getting there

Here are directions,-6.2484571/O'Connell+Street+Upper,+Dublin/@53.3749735,-6.2896308,13z/data=!4m10!4m9!1m1!4e1!1m5!1m1!1s0x48670e869f3ecf2f:0x52351ba3ab63e170!2m2!1d-6.2607789!2d53.3512416!5i2?hl=en

  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Volunteer Centre: Dublin City
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