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Volunteer

Drama Assistant

Arts/Culture/Media

Drama Assistant

Down Syndrome Limerick

Limerick

At a Glance

  • Start Date:19/10/2019
  • End Date:30/05/2020
  • Closing date:04/04/2020
  • Post Updated:16/10/2019
  • Min Hours:2 hours
  • Role Type:Mentoring/Befriending

Requirements:Good English

Description

Befriend and encourage adults with down syndrome (DS) to participate in Drama classes.  Assist the teacher in helping adults with DS to understand what is required of them (e.g. to move/to look surprised). To encourage social skills and good speech. To enjoy the fun of the class and meeting the adults.

Is training provided?: Yes

Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position.

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

To guide and encourage adults to participate in class

Skills required for this role:

good english

friendly manner

good communication

interest in working with people with an intellectual disability

Details of time commitment needed for role:
2 hours on a Saturday from 12.30 to 2.30pm - Once a month min

Minimum time commitment per week:
2 hour p/week

Additional screening required for this role:
CV

Contact

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

Name: Anna Moloney

Address: Down Syndrome Limerick, Unit 2 Castletroy Business Centre Castletroy Limerick

Website: http://www.downsyndromelimerick.ie

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