Fun Club Activities Coordinator

The Conservation Volunteers

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During school holidays, families are encouraged to come together to cook, play and eat together.

This is an opportunity for members of a community, children and adults alike, to meet in a friendly environment where no money is needed to take part and enjoy fully.

This volunteer role is to enable this much needed scheme to carry on flourish and become sustainable over time.

This role is to support TCV staff in coordinating the FOOD elements of the Fun Club.

You will have the opportunity to:

  •  plan and coordinate activities, indoor and outdoors from gardening to craft and sports
  •  liaise with organisations who can deliver activities
  •  recruit local helpers to prepare, serve and wash up on the day
  •  make menu suggestions
  •  shop for missing supplies
  •  help on the day.

Skills

This is a coordination role - however you will also have the opportunity to contribute suggest ideas, share skills and knowledge with your community. You will be in touch with partners, other volunteers and members of the community. It is a rich experience that includes a divers range of topics and activities!

Ideally you have some of these skills, experiences or interest:

Desired:

  •  knowledge in craft, games, gardening, sport
  •  comfortable in coordinating people and tasks
  •  team work
  •  capacity to work alone and make some decisions
  •  administrative and IT skills 
  •  access to a phone.

Bonus:

  •  access to a computer 
  •  DBS checked.

Benefits

  1. Great CV opportunity for a career in care, social or community sector, project management, food industry, health and well-being ...
  2. Access free training in 1st Aid, safeguarding, food hygiene, risk assessment, leadership, project management and more.
  3. Build you confidence and gain a sense of purpose and pride in making a difference in your community in a fun environment!

Practical Considerations

For this role you will need to be DBS checked due to the nature and age of the audience.

Currently, the sites for the Fun Club are the lighthouse church in Adur (Fishersgate) and Anson Road, a Worthing Homes site in Worthing.

Both areas can be reach by bus. 

You could decide to only focus on one of the area according to your preference and practicality.

Some degree of IT using email and phone calls are essential for this role.


When do I need to be available?

Details The Club usually takes place once per week in both area during the school holidays with the exception of the Summer and Christmas holidays where different arrangement will be made. On site: the usual format is a 11am-2pm From Home: most of this role can be done from home at your own leisure or from our office in Lancing at agreed time with TCV staff support.
Morning Afternoon Evening
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Where does this role take place?

Anson Road Pocket of green
Off Anson Road
See google map
Worthing
west sussex
BN12 6JB

Lighthouse church
54 St Aubyn's Rd
Fishersgate
west sussex
BN41 1PE

Register your Interest

  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
    expenses will be refund with receipts
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
    This role can be shared within a few people!
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training