About this opportunity
Working alongside our Learning and Participation Officer, we need volunteers to help support the Deer Park education programme. This might include assisting school groups studying a particular topic, and facilitating family activities during school holidays.
Your contribution to the Deer Park project will be greatly appreciated: in return you will hopefully broaden your knowledge of the Deer Park and the Dartington Estate, learn new educational skills and feel part of the Dartington team.
Time: Once a month all year round
- Taking part in setting up and running activity and learning sessions
- To greet visiting families on Activity Days
- To attend specialist on-site training, including safeguarding training
- To answer questions
- To help with market research
What are we looking for?
Materials required: Clothing which is weatherproof and stout footwear. A volunteer badge will be provided which we ask you to wear at all times whilst you are volunteering.
Health and safety requirements: Must sign to say you have read and understood all health and safety policies and procedures. Must complete sign-in-sheet before and after your duty.
Training requirements: All volunteers will receive an induction into volunteering at Dartington, including Health & Safety training. All volunteers will receive will receive a full briefing training session on the history and construction of the Deer Park Wall and on running learning activities and tasks . A library of information will be kept in the Volunteer Hub.