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Activities Volunteer

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Activities Volunteer

Saint Joseph's Shankill

Dublin

At a Glance

  • Start Date:28/06/2019
  • End Date:28/06/2020
  • Closing date:31/12/2019
  • Post Updated:15/08/2019
  • Min Hours:2 hours a week
  • Role Type:Mentoring/Befriending

Requirements:We're looking for volunteers who are patient, kind and caring.

Description

We are looking for volunteers to assist our Activities Coordinator in providing activities for people living with dementia. These activities include: gentle exercises, arts and crafts, singalongs, bingo, music, movies and lots more! Other activities might also include chatting about anything from a recent football match to the weather or going for a walk around the grounds. 

Is training provided?: Yes

Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position.

Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:

We are looking for volunteers to assist our Activities Coordinator in providing activities for people living with dementia in Saint Joseph's Shankill. These activities include: gentle exercises, arts and crafts, singalongs, bingo, music, movies and lots more! Other activities might also include chatting about anything from a recent football match to the weather or going for a walk around the grounds. We also go on outings so we need volunteers to help in the evening time and at weekends. Join our volunteer team and make these moments matter to the people who live in Saint Joseph's Shankill.

Skills required for this role:

We're looking for volunteers who are patient, kind and caring. It's about being in the moment with each person and making those moments together matter.

Details of time commitment needed for role:
One weekday morning or afternoon a week.

Minimum time commitment per week:
2 hour p/week

Additional screening required for this role:
Garda Vetting Informal Interview References Application Form Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Contact

If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Nicola Yau

Address: Saint Joseph's Shankill, Crinken Lane, Shankill, D18 TY00

Website: http://www.saintjosephsshankill.ie

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