Volunteer Creative Craft Co-ordinators

Role Title:      Creative Co-ordinator (Volunteer)

Reporting to:    Team Lead

Responsible for:  The co-ordination and  delivery of regular Creative/ Craft sessions

Work Base:  The Nelson Trust Women’s Centre, Victoria Road, Swindon or Brunswick Square, Gloucester

Hours of Work:  As agreed : This  role would suit someone who is able to commit to a regular time slot. 
 
Role Purpose:

To co-ordinate and facilitate regular inspiring creative sessions such as arts, crafts, sewing, knitting, creative writing etc to women accessing our women's centre. 
 
Key Responsibilities
 
• To plan sessions
• To help set up the group room, equipment and materials
• To facilitate the session to include all clients and sharing of resources
• To record attendance and participation of session attendees
• Attend volunteer induction
• Attend training
• Submit monthly time sheets in order to assist the organisation to reflect the added value given by volunteers.
• Engage in regular supervision
• Display professional boundaries at all times when working with both clients and other professionals alike.
• To work in collaboration with the wider Nelson Trust multidisciplinary team
• In common with the Trustees and paid employees, all volunteers are required to abide by the policies of the organisation with special reference to confidentiality, equality and diversity, health and safety, and the safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults.
Skills and Qualities
 
Area  Requirement  Essential / desirable
Skills and qualities  Empathetic
Professional manner   Essential
  Experienced in creative / craft skills
  Essential
  Good verbal and written communication skills  Essential
  Reliable  Essential
  Able to set and maintain professional boundaries  Essential
 Understand the importance of confidentiality and safeguarding.  Essential
 Group  facilitation  Desirable 
  
For further information please call:-

Tthe Women’s Centre Swindon on 01793 495812.

The Women's Centre Gloucester 01452 397690