Volunteers needed to provide positive and supportive relationship for Autistic young people, by helping them to build confidence, new skills, reduce isolation and access their local community through participation in activities together

Where: Service user's homes and surrounding communities

When: Around 2 hours a week for 6 months – weekends, evenings and some opportunities on weekdays

Skills and Experiences: Previous experience of working with people with additional needs is not required, we are looking for the following qualities and skills:

1. Reliability and Resilience
2. Enthusiasm and a creative approach to solving problems and ideas for practical activities.
3. A non – judgemental approach in working with others
4. Effective Communication skills and a professional approach to volunteering
5. Confidence in working with new people and situations

What we offer:
Induction training, ongoing training and support, opportunities for further development and references.
This is a very rewarding role and a great opportunity to make a real positive difference.
As well as supporting young Autistic people, you will be learning and developing new skills and meeting people from diverse backgrounds.

Get in Touch: Contact: Helen Thompson – [email protected] – 07791 403395
or apply online https://resourcesforautism.org.uk/