Home-Start Bradford Volunteer Preparation Course
An in-depth, upskilling 7-session course to prepare you become a Home-Start volunteer
Anyone interested in volunteering and supporting families with 0-5s
Tuesday 18 April 2023
6.00pm - 9.00pm
Thornbury Centre, Leeds Old Road, BD3 8JX
Do you want to do something amazing? Can’t attend training during the day?
Our Home-Start Better Start project is looking for new volunteers and our new evening course starts on Tuesday 18 April 2023.
If you would like to become a home-visiting volunteer supporting families in the Better Start Bradford area, this is your chance!
Do you want to
- Develop new skills?
- Progress your career?
- Improve interpersonal skills?
- Have better health and well-being?
- Have more self-confidence?
- Put a smile on someone’s face?
Then volunteering with Home-Start Better Start could be the start of a fabulous new journey for you.
Please note that the above date is the start date of seven-week course.
The volunteer preparation course starts on Wednesday 18 January 2023 and will run for seven weeks on Wednesdays as follows:
Tuesday 18 April
Tuesday 25 April
Tuesday 2 May
Tuesday 9 May
Tuesday 16 May
Tuesday 23 May
Tuesday 30 May
The schedule includes:
- Welcome, Introduction and role
- Values and attitudes; Communication
- Supporting parents and meeting the needs of children
- Confidentiality and diary sheets
- Safeguarding children
Each volunteer will need to have completed an application form (including providing contact details to obtain two references) had an interview and provided documents for a DBS check.
Please note, this event is not organised by Better Start Bradford. If you have any questions about the event – or would like to check it is still running before attending – please contact the organiser directly.
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