Literacy Support Volunteer at The Hackney Pirates

Literacy Support Volunteer

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(9AM - 1PM)
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(1PM - 5PM)
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Hours per week 3 hours
Location 138 Kingsland High St, London E8 2NS The venue can be accessed using: Dalston Kingsland Overground Station Dalston Junction Overground Station The 67, 76, 149, 243 and 488 buses stop directly outside The Hackney Pirates Ship of Adventures. See TFL for more route information https://www.tfl.gov.uk/plan-a-journey/
Description

The Hackney Pirates is seeking volunteers to work one-to-one with local Children aged 9-12, to help develop their literacy, confidence and perseverance.

Sessions with Young Pirates usually run between 3.45 and 6.45 pm during weekdays, and 1.45 - 4.45 pm during certain weeks of the school holidays.

By sharing your passion and enthusiasm with local young people, you will help change the way they engage with learning, and show them it can be a great adventure. Our Young Pirates need you!

This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:

  • Interpersonal/Confidence
  • Teamwork
  • Problem solving/Creativity
  • Leadership/Management

Training will be provided by the organisation for this position:

Volunteers will need to complete our volunteer training programme before starting their first session.

This involves a 90 minute volunteer taster session and a 3 hour training session involving Child Protection & pedagogy at The Hackney Pirates

About you

The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.

Essential: Enthusiastic and Friendly! The ability to commit to a minimum of one 3 hour session a mo nth

Desirable: No specific educational experience required.

Interested?

Submit your info to this organisation today.

Register now!