Workshop Provider - Music, Dance, Art, Performance or Gardening
- Foundation Street, Ipswich
- Monday - Friday, 9:30am - 3:30pm, flexible to suit volunteer
- Agreed in advance, expenses reimbursed
At our Foundation Street centre we offer a programme of stimulating sessions including arts and crafts, music, gardening, woodwork, drama and many more. Our clients also enjoy a variety of activities in and around the town, including swimming, bowling and coffee groups.
We would love to increase the range of activities we can offer to disabled people and as a result we are seeking individuals who could share their particular hobby, skill, talent or interest with a group of our customers.
We are looking for a volunteer who could run a one off 1-3 hour session in any of the following:
Music or Dance workshop
Art (e.g. portrait painting, outdoor art etc)
Gardening (e.g. willow weaving)
In conjunction with our staff team design an activity to suit our customers abilities.
Share your skills with others.
Be enthusiastic about what interests you and encourage others to get as much enjoyment from an activity as you do.
Encourage people to try new things.
Skills, Qualities and Qualifications:
Skill in one of the activities listed above.
Willingness to transmit your knowledge to our disabled customers
Ability to tailor an activity to suit our clients needs
An encouaring nature
Good communication skills
Some disability awareness would be desirable but not essential.
How to apply
Please download and complete the Volunteer Application form and the Diversity and Equality form on this page.
Then email your forms to firstname.lastname@example.org, or post them to: FREEPOST RRXK-CTTT-KELH, Volunteer Co-ordinator, Papworth Trust, Papworth Everard, Cambridgeshire, CB23 3RG
For more information please see our FAQs for volunteers or call the team on 01480 357 200.
If you would like this information in another format, please let us know.