Rosemount Resource Centre: After Schools Volunteer

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About Rosemount Resource Centre

Provide a range of services to meet the needs of the community, these include, Youth Work, Adult Education, Child Care and Information Services.

What's Involved

Rosemount FRC provides a safe warm space for primary school children from diverse backgrounds that is a designated area to do their homework. Ensuring the children go school happy in the knowledge that their homework is correct and completed. The role will involve working as part of a team, supervising and assisting children aged 7 to 12 with homework, and in-house activities. Activities include arts and crafts, painting, drawing, board games, book club, knitting and other developmental activities that will enhance self esteem and develop social skills.

What's required for this position

The skills required are patients, good communication skills, reliability, and ability to help with primary school homework. Some experience of working with children is desirable. A desire to assist each child reach his/her full potential.

  • Youth/ Childcare

Level of English required for this role: Fluent English

Times and commitment required for this role

Monday to Friday - Afternoons
Minimum time commitment: 6 months
Hours required: 2hrs Weekly

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
Rosemount Family Resource Centre. 3 Waldemar Terrace, Main Street, Dundrum, Dublin 14

Also available in these counties
Dublin - City, Dublin - Dun Laoghaire/ Rathdown, Dublin - South Dublin County

Screening details for this role:

  • Garda Vetting
  • Informal Interviews
  • References
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training
  • Insurance cover

Age restrictions: Over 18

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
Experience of working in a community setting, being part of a dedicated team, and a sense of pride in assisting children reach their full potential. A sense of pleasure seeing children having fun and hearing their laughter.

Getting there
The Centre is located at the number 14 bus terminus and directly across the road from the Dundrum Luas stop

To apply please contact Melanie Rudden at melanie.rosemount@gmail.com

Region: 

Dundrum, Dublin 14

Expiry date: 

15/02/19

Date Entered/Updated: 

16/01/19