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The London Childrens Practice- Activity Days Volunteer



Details of the Charity:

We are a practice offering Speech and Language Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Educational Psychology, Paediatric Medicine, Play Therapy, Art and Drama Therapy, Child Counselling, Tutoring and EAL support across several clinics in London. 

Details of the Volunteering Opportunity:

The London Children's Practice are looking for volunteers to help them during their activity days running from  Tuesday 28th  May -  Friday May 31st, 2019 in their clinic at 18 Wimpole Street. The activity days involve supporting children who have speech and language as well as sensory and motor difficulties to engage in gross motor, sensory, language development, and attention and listening activities. The children who attend have a range of difficulties such as ASD, behavioural difficulties, and learning difficulties.

 

We are also flexible with dates depending on each volunteer’s availability – most of our volunteers attend for at least two days. The activity days runs from 10am – 3pm and volunteers are asked to attend from 9.30am – 3.15pm.

 

 

To apply for this role, please e-mail Humaira.Chaudhary@londonchildrenspractice.com stating your interest and availability. 

Skills Required:

  • Keen to develop skills in working with children with additional needs
  • Proactive and willing to undertake new challenges
  • Volunteers are tasked with supporting the children to participate in the activities and are also given opportunities to suggest and lead activities should they wish to do so.

We require volunteers to bring their DBS Certificate from their place of study.        

Additional Benefits:

  • We support our volunteers to develop a set of goals (like competencies) that you wish to achieve during your time with us, and will provide opportunities for you to to do so.
  • The volunteering activity will be added on your H.E.A.R transcript – which goes on your permanent university record
  • All hours volunteered will contribute towards your Brunel Volunteers Award, which may lead to an invite to our Brunel Volunteers Awards Ceremony at the end of the year.
  • Interested? Apply below:
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  • Name
  • Have you come to study at Brunel from outside the EU
  • If you are an international student which visa do you hold?