Volunteering Opportunity - Volunteer Pool Activators needed to support Dementia Friendly Swimming - Hough End Leisure Centre , The session at Hough End Leisure Centre is an inclusive Swim for All session with support for people affected by dementia or who may experience memory problems - they may be low confidence swimmers, need support in and out of the water or have mobility issues. 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. .

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Volunteer Pool Activators needed to support Dementia Friendly Swimming - Hough End Leisure Centre

The session at Hough End Leisure Centre is an inclusive Swim for All session with support for people affected by dementia or who may experience memory problems - they may be low confidence swimmers, need support in and out of the water or have mobility issues.

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.

Hough End Leisure Centre, 480 Princess Road, M201HD

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 30/10/2017 11:45:00

Location


Sessions

October

Monday, 30 October 2017

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

November

Monday, 06 November 2017

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 13 November 2017

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 20 November 2017

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 27 November 2017

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

December

Monday, 04 December 2017

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 11 December 2017

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 18 December 2017

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 25 December 2017

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

January

Monday, 01 January 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 08 January 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 15 January 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 22 January 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 29 January 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

February

Monday, 05 February 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 12 February 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 19 February 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 26 February 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

March

Monday, 05 March 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 12 March 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 19 March 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 26 March 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

April

Monday, 02 April 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 09 April 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 16 April 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 23 April 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 30 April 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

May

Monday, 07 May 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 14 May 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 21 May 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 28 May 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

June

Monday, 04 June 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 11 June 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 18 June 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 25 June 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

July

Monday, 02 July 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 09 July 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 16 July 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 23 July 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 30 July 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

August

Monday, 06 August 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 13 August 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 20 August 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 27 August 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

September

Monday, 03 September 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 10 September 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 17 September 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 24 September 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

October

Monday, 01 October 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 08 October 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 15 October 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 22 October 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 29 October 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

November

Monday, 05 November 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 12 November 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 19 November 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

Monday, 26 November 2018

Starting at 11:45 for 1.5 hours

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