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DASH - Music Specialist Volunteer

Details of the Charity:

We believe that disability is caused by the way society is organised and run. Disability is not caused by a person’s impairment but by a lack of access to equipment, services, employment/educational opportunities, and an appropriately designed environment.

Details of the Volunteering Opportunity:

Main Purpose of the role: 

The suitable candidate would be confident playing a musical instrument. (Piano, guitar, keyboard, violin, flute.) They would be willing to play to others and if possible explain some basic techniques of playing their desired instrument. A good singing voice would be an added bonus. They will be working collaboratively as part of a team. If they feel confident they can be involved in the weekly karaoke sessions.

Time Commitment:

One to two hours a week, the days are flexible


The Hub, Crown walk, The Pavilions, Uxbridge.


Full training will be provided. You will be shadowing a DASH employee until you have completed your relevant training.

Reference checks will be required and a DBS will need to be obtained, the cost of this will be covered by DASH.

Skills Required:

  • Knowledge of a particular instrument
  • Be able to confidently play an instrument
  • Confident and happy to play in front of others
  • Be sociable and engaging
  • Happy to work in a diverse team
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Trustworthy and Reliable 

Additional Benefits:

  • Learning new skills
  • Meet new people and help others
  • Boosting your CV
  • Shadowing a fellow DASH employee.
  • Relevant training provided
  • Volunteering Hours to go towards the Brunel Volunteers Award
  • Volunteering achievement recognised on your HEAR Transcript

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