East Herts Family Centres - Baby Group Activity Volunteer - Hertford

East Herts Family Centres - Baby Group Activity Volunteer - Hertford

Long term role · 2–3 hrs/Week · Starting from 17 Apr 2024
Ware, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Community & familyWellbeingChildren & youth
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Baby Group Activity Volunteers needed for our Baby Group at Selections Family Centre.

Detailed description

Baby Group

An opportunity to meet other families with young babies in a supportive, stimulating and friendly environment. During the session you can play, discover more about their development and support your wellbeing. ** The activities and content of the sessions are planned for children 0 - pre-walkers **

Baby Group

Selections Family Centre

Weekly - Mondays

9.30am - 12.00 pm

Main Tasks could include:

To support the vision of the Family Centre supporting the Early Start Team in their work with parents, carer's, families and Children (under 11years)

  • To ensure all families feel welcome comfortable and valued.
  • To support the engagement of parents in their babies development and learning.
  • Setting up/tidying away activities.
  • Engage & play with the children.
  • Lead on specific activities as required.
  • Includes both indoor and outdoor activities
  • Encourage and support families to register with the service

 Skills, Experience and Qualities needed:

  •  Aged 18 or over.
  •  Willing to undergo an enhanced DBS check.
  • Commitment to online and face-to-face training.
  •  You need to have a friendly approach.
  •  Excellent communication skills
  •   Maintain confidentiality at all times
  •   The ability to work well in a team and unsupervised.

Support Offered:

Training provided prior to starting role.

Full induction into the service

Ongoing support and supervision throughout role.


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