Young People's Volunteer Worker

Bishop Auckland

As a Volunteer Support Worker, you'll have a unique opportunity to inspire, guide, and support young people in their learning journey.


Engaging in group mentoring sessions
Assisting with educational activities and projects both onsite and offsite
Promoting a positive and inclusive atmosphere
Encouraging personal development and building self-esteem
Collaborating with our dedicated team to design engaging learning experiences

Skills & Qualities

Enthusiasm for working with young people
Empathy, patience, and strong communication skills
Commitment to creating a nurturing and inclusive environment
Experience in mentoring, teaching, or working with young people is a plus as well as the intention to work within this vocational area in the future
A Clear Enhanced DBS will be required
Driving License and access to a car would be beneficial

When & Where?

Etherley, Bishop Auckland, County Durham.
We have opportunities on a Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday
We would expect the Volunteer to be able to work 9.15-2.30pm on any one day so there is consistency for our young people.

Training and Support Offered/Expenses

All volunteers will complete a full induction , including safeguarding and health & safety . Following this, volunteers will be provided with role specific training to support the individual with their volunteering role. Any relevant training would be offered as and when needed
Expenses would include any out of pocket costs such as bus fares/fuel/meals as long as this has been agreed prior with the Directors.

Volunteer Benefits

Make a meaningful impact on the lives of young individuals
Gain valuable experience in alternative education settings
Enhance your communication, mentoring, and leadership skills
Opportunities for professional growth and networking
Reimbursement for out-of-pocket expenses incurred during volunteering

Other Information

We are a new provision!
KINECT North East Ltd is a vibrant alternative education provision committed to nurturing the potential of young individuals aged 11-16.
We provide a safe and supportive environment where creativity, individuality, and personal growth are celebrated and where young people can thrive.
Join Us: If you're excited about creating a positive change in young lives and contributing to innovative education, we'd love to hear from you!

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Hours: 9.15-2.30 Type: Children/Young People

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