Volunteering Opportunity - Volunteer Pool Activators needed to support Dementia Friendly Swimming sessions in Manchester, We are looking for enthusiastic and empathetic volunteers to support people affected by dementia, whether personally or as a carer, when attending the dementia friendly swimming sessions across Manchester's leisure centres. You will offer general support to people attending the session and help create a fun, safe and supportive environment for them to swim in. This may include: - Meeting and greeting people on arrival - Showing people the way to the changing rooms/pool/showers - Checking equipment, such as floats, are on poolside for use - Helping people use the lockers - Being someone they can talk to during the session You may be asked to support the centre Dementia Champion with the follow up of enquiries to the session but will be supported through this process. You won't be responsible for lifesaving duties or any personal care. Please click on the below links for the leisure centre of your preference. Manchester Aquatics Centre - goo.gl/zrbCNB Arcadia Leisure Centre - goo.gl/XgknMo North City Leisure Centre - goo.gl/Bh6nkw Wythenshawe Forum - goo.gl/ZQ1efF East Manchester Leisure Centre - goo.gl/pujiow Hough End Leisure Centre - goo.gl/jsTNDC Abraham Moss Leisure - goo.gl/rWDM4d .

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Volunteer Pool Activators needed to support Dementia Friendly Swimming sessions in Manchester

We are looking for enthusiastic and empathetic volunteers to support people affected by dementia, whether personally or as a carer, when attending the dementia friendly swimming sessions across Manchester's leisure centres.

You will offer general support to people attending the session and help create a fun, safe and supportive environment for them to swim in. This may include:
- Meeting and greeting people on arrival
- Showing people the way to the changing rooms/pool/showers
- Checking equipment, such as floats, are on poolside for use
- Helping people use the lockers
- Being someone they can talk to during the session

You may be asked to support the centre Dementia Champion with the follow up of enquiries to the session but will be supported through this process.

You won't be responsible for lifesaving duties or any personal care. Please click on the below links for the leisure centre of your preference.

Manchester Aquatics Centre - goo.gl/zrbCNB
Arcadia Leisure Centre - goo.gl/XgknMo
North City Leisure Centre - goo.gl/Bh6nkw
Wythenshawe Forum - goo.gl/ZQ1efF
East Manchester Leisure Centre - goo.gl/pujiow
Hough End Leisure Centre - goo.gl/jsTNDC
Abraham Moss Leisure - goo.gl/rWDM4d




Manchester Aquatic Centre, M139SS

All volunteers will have the opportunity to attend a Dementia Friends workshop Agreed out-of pocket expenses, such as travel to and from a session will be re-imbursed by the pool operator. Volunteer t-shirt provided

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You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid Age Groups Adults Starts 16/10/2017 10:45:00

Location


Sessions

October

Monday, 16 October 2017

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

November

Tuesday, 07 November 2017

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

December

Tuesday, 05 December 2017

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 19 December 2017

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 26 December 2017

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

January

Tuesday, 02 January 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 09 January 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 30 January 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

February

Tuesday, 06 February 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 13 February 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 20 February 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 27 February 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

March

Tuesday, 06 March 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 13 March 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

April

Tuesday, 03 April 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 10 April 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

May

Tuesday, 01 May 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 08 May 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

June

Tuesday, 05 June 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 12 June 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

July

Tuesday, 03 July 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 10 July 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 17 July 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 24 July 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 31 July 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

August

Tuesday, 07 August 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 14 August 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 21 August 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 28 August 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

September

Tuesday, 04 September 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 11 September 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

October

Tuesday, 02 October 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 09 October 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

November

Tuesday, 06 November 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 13 November 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

Tuesday, 27 November 2018

Starting at 10:45 for 1.5 hours

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