Art/Crafts Facilitator for Wellbeing session (Weekly)

We are looking for volunteer artists /Crafts people with an interest in mental health and art and creativity as part of a recovery journey

What You'll Do: 
  • Support the mental health and wellbeing services creative art sessions.
  • Contribute to the development of the students.
  • Take part in preparing and delivering the service
Why You'll Love It: 

Supporting peoples mental health and wellbeing

What You'll Learn: 

The volunteer will gain experience of working in the mental health field within a community organisation. This is an opportunity to practice and develop communication and teaching skills as well as helping to make a difference in the community, and improving the lives of our members. Volunteering at Blackfriars Settlement will give the volunteer some knowledge and experience of working in the voluntary sector.

You would be supported by our experienced team of mental health professionals. The space at Blackfriars Settlement is user friendly and well-equipped

What We're Looking For: 
  • Warm, welcoming, calm attitude, and friendly personality
  • Good listening and communication skills
  • Flexible and able to take initiative
Summary
Volunteering
Volunteer
Education
3 Weeks Minimum
3 Hours / Week
Skills you will develop: 
Active listening
Skills you should possess: 
Teaching / Training
Languages you should know: 
English
Professional working
Relevant interests: 
Charity / Nonprofit
Requirements: 
Over 18 years old

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