About Adamstown Community Summer Camp
Fostering community spirit, promoting social inclusion and ensuring positive engagement of children through the organisation of activities such as Summer Camps and Winter wonderland
The Summer Programme in Adamstown is aimed at providing a supervised programme of recreational and educational activities for young people. signing the attendance register when collecting from parents in and signing them out into the care of their parents or Guardians.
The volunteer will be involved in the supervision of children during in house and external camp activities, which require travelling on Coaches.
We are also recruiting Junior volunteers for youths aged 14 - 17 yrs.
Supervision includes the following
Keeping the children orderly during activities.
The camp will run from 16th to 20th July and 23rd to 27th July, Monday to Friday, 9am to 2pm.
What's required for this position
No skill is compulsory but we need people who are committed, reliable, patient, friendly, hospitable and approachable.
Also skills in database entry, fundraising and event planning would be welcome
- Arts/ Music/ Drama
- Community Development/ Social work
- Event management/ Fundraising
- Fitness/ Health/ Beauty
- Multi-lingual/ Multi-culturalism
- Personable Skills
- Phone Support/ Information Giver
- Youth/ Childcare
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: Flexible
Hours required: 5hrs Once off
Location of volunteering opportunity:
Adamstown Community College,
Other location details:
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
- Reimbursement of expenses
- Insurance cover
- Ongoing training opportunities
Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?
Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
Excellent practical experience of working with Children, Child protection training and certificate of leadership.