Volunteer Preparation Course
An in-depth, upskilling 7-session course to prepare you become a Home-Start volunteer
Anyone interested in volunteering with Home-Start
Wednesday 14 September 2022
10.00am - 2.00pm
Thornbury Centre, Leeds Old Road, BD3 8JX
Do you want to do something amazing? Our Home-Start Better Start project is looking for new volunteers.
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.
The volunteer preparation course starts on Wednesday 14 September 2022 and will run for seven weeks on Wednesdays as follows:
Wednesday 14 September
Wednesday 21 September
Wednesday 28 September
Wednesday 5 October
Wednesday 12 October
Wednesday 19 October
Wednesday 2 November
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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