Skills for Art Course

Join our 7 week course based at Touchstones Rochdale to gain valuable knowledge, experience and the skills you need to volunteer and work in culture, heritage and events.
Duration: Time limited
Start date: 15th January 2020
End date: 19th February 2020
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly
Availability:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

This 7 week course is an introduction to
working in culture, heritage and events.
You will visit Touchstones Rochdale,
the Town Hall and The Pioneers Museum
to gain useful knowledge and experience
including:
• Emergency First Aid
• Safeguarding and protecting
young people
• Working with disabled participants
and performers

Skill and Qualifications Required:

The course is ideal for anyone who is curious about working in culture,
heritage and events. There is no upper age limit but you must be 16
or over to take part.

Areas of Interest: Community, Festivals, Heritage
Opportunity suitable for: 16-17 year olds, Employee Volunteers, Event, Long term commitment, Older people, Outdoor, People seeking work, People with restricted mobility, University students
What activities will the volunteer do? Coaching
Skills gained in this role: Craft, Creativity, Listening, Outdoor work
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: Yes
Opportunity Accessibility: Clearly marked accessible parking spaces, Step free access clearly signposted into the building, Automatic opening doors, Lift to other floors / step free access throughout the building, Accessible toilets

About the host organisation

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