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Interests

  • Children
  • Families and Parenting

Activities

  • Caring and Helping People
  • Creativity

Do you like to help people and would you enjoy welcoming and chatting people to our centre?

We are looking for Greeters/Receptionist volunteers to provide a warm welcome at our reception point, and assist us in our centre in Horsham.

Springboard are a registered charity and our main focus is on removing barriers and transforming lives for children, young people and their families. 

Springboard offer two services:

 - Stay and Play: An inclusive stay and play centre based in Horsham, West Sussex for all families with children to explore, play and have fun

-  Short Breaks: Activities for children and young people with disabilities aged 0-25 years. Sessions run in the evenings, weekends and every school holiday. We operate out of many locations including Horsham, Crawley, Worthing and Sutton.

The role will include

  • meeting and greeting users of the service during the day,
  • clearing up after sessions and
  • sorting and preparing the areas for the next sessions.

We are a very friendly, family focused organisation, and everyone mucks in where necessary.

What skills do I need?

  • Personable,
  • Good level of English,
  • Able to use IT,
  • Happy to muck in and  'get hands dirty.'
  • Team player
  • Like helping people, particularly families with children dealing with additional needs
  • Sense of humour

Also please note, we often work with challenging children, so any volunteer must be prepared for this.

Interests

  • Children
  • Families and Parenting

Activities

  • Caring and Helping People
  • Creativity

Details

  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Slot Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

This role is weekday and day time based.

Location

Springboard House
52 Hurst Road
Horsham
RH12 2EP

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