DiME Executive Committee 2020/21
Diversity in Medical Education (DiME)
Foróige South West
Requirements:Interest in Arts and Crafts
Foróige supports some 530 volunteer led youth groups around the country. Foróige works with all young people through our general services. Foróige Clubs, Foróige Juniors, Foróige Interest Clubs, Online Clubs, Foróige Youth Cafés encourage young people to take responsibility for themselves and to be part of shaping the world around them while developing their talents, skills and abilities. We also work with vulnerable young people who require additional support through a full range of targeted services.
Foróige are hoping to increase further opportunities for the young people aged between 10-18 years in County Limerick by developing the number of Foróige clubs and special interest groups in the region.
How we get you involved:
Our intake process for volunteers includes a volunteer application form, references, an informal interview and garda vetting.
We will support you with training in basic youth work and child protection and a staff person that you can stay connected with. There is no charge for this training and support.
If you get involved, you will be part of Foróige's team of nearly 5,000 volunteers. We will help you to find young people to be part of the Arts and Crafts Club.
Is training provided?: Yes
Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position which will be processed with you after you apply.
Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:
Skills required for this role:
Details of time commitment needed for role:
The time commitment is 3 hours a month. The time commitment can be set by the team of leaders involved to suit their own availability and that of the young people. It is likely to be evening time during the week or anytime at the weekend. Foróige have a youth space in Newcastle West that can be utilised.
Minimum time commitment per week:
1 hour p/week
Additional screening required for this role:
Informal Interview Application form References Garda Vetting
If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:
Name: Emma Browne
Address: Foróige South West, Foróige, Lord Edward Street, Kilmallock, Co Limerick
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