Supporting and Empowering is our ethos.
S&E Housing are looking for happy volunteers willing to invest their valuable time in brightening the lives of others in the Waltham Forest Community. This is also a great opportunity for those with a Psychology background wanting gain practical experience.
The client groups have either Mental Health difficulties of Learning Disabilities.
Many of our clients attend day centres where additional support by yourselves will be needed.
During the weekend further support is needed to engage our clients in both in-house and outdoor activities.
We a happy to work with your availability, however, are keen to have volunteers on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays to engage our clients in social activities and provide some practical support e.g. shopping, cooking.
Times: 9am to 5pm but half days or a couple of hours would always be beneficial.
Passion in devoting your time and skills in bringing emotional and practical support to vulnerable client groups.
Ability to team work with support workers on duty.
Desire to engage clients in social/therapeutic activities e.g. art and craft, cinema, gym,
Must obtain a DBS (free)
Will suit both those with a broad life experience willing to share with others and Psychology under/postgraduates seeking to gain experience and share their knowledge.
Travel expenses paid