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Dance Helper at Flamingo Chicks

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PURPOSE OF ROLE

The role of a Dance Helper is to help the children to have fun, engage and participate in the class. You don't need to be a dancer- we welcome all volunteers that are passionate about supporting others and want to get involved.

SKILLS NEEDED

  • Good communication skills, including the ability to communicate with people from a variety of backgrounds
  • Good teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Passion for caring for people with disabilities
  • An interest in dance and story telling

TRAINING

A short online training course is essential for all volunteers and a certificate of completion is provided. Thereafter, ongoing volunteer briefings.

QUALIFICATIONS

No qualifications are required.

DISCLOSURE AND BARRING SERVICES (DBS)

A satisfactory DBS check is compulsory. If you don't already have a DBS check, Flamingo Chicks will arrange for this.

TIME COMMITMENT

At least one hour per week, usually term time only.

LOCATIONS AND TIMES

  • Bradbury Hall, Waterford Road, Henleaze, Bristol, BS9 4BT
    - 2 classes on a Tuesday evening: 4.30-5.15pm and 5.30-6.15pm
    - Children's class
  • Briarwood School, Briar Way, Fishponds, BS16 4EA
    - Thursday: 2.15-3pm
    - Children's class
  • Silva Care, Dovercourt Road, Bristol, BS7 9SF
    - Tuesday: 2-2.45pm
    - Friday: 10.30-11.15am
    - Both adult classes

FURTHER INFORMATION

http://www.flamingochicks.co.uk/volunteer/4589493763

http://www.flamingochicks.co.uk

http://www.facebook.com/flamingochicks

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Required Role

Dance Helper at Flamingo Chicks

Key responsibilities

Duties: • Providing assistance to children to enable them to explore movement and dance • Warmly greeting children (and possibly their parents/carers) • Establishing a good relationship with the children (and possibly their parents/carers) • Encouraging children to participate in the dance classes • Helping to set up and clear away the session • Supporting the Dance Teacher

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  • Communication
  • Interpersonal
  • Non-discriminatory
  • Non-judgemental
  • Positive attitude
  • Team Work

Desirable Skills

  • Creative and design
  • Listening
  • Non-discriminatory
  • Non-judgemental

Skill to gain

  • Confidence
  • Initiative
  • Listening
  • Problem solving
  • Teaching and training
  • Time Management
  • Self Management

When can you do this role/Calendar

Minimum commitment level: Once a week

Start Date: 04-10-2018

Start Time: 02:15 PM

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  2. Monday
  3. Tuesday
  4. Wednesday
  5. Thursday
  6. Friday
  7. Saturday
  8. Sunday
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  2. MORNING monday
  3. MORNING tuesday
  4. MORNING wednesday
  5. MORNING thursday
  6. MORNING friday
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  8. MORNING sunday
  1. AFTERNOON
  2. AFTERNOON monday
  3. AFTERNOON tuesday
  4. AFTERNOON wednesday
  5. AFTERNOON thursday
  6. AFTERNOON friday
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  8. AFTERNOON sunday
  1. EVENING
  2. EVENING monday
  3. EVENING tuesday
  4. EVENING wednesday
  5. EVENING thursday
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  7. EVENING saturday
  8. EVENING sunday

Location

Waterford Rd, Bristol BS9 4BT, UK
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