Children's Panel Volunteer

Date posted
12 July 2017
Closing date
17 August 2017
Contact Name
Stefania Tomasini
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We are looking for a Volunteer at Children's Panel in Leeds who will be working 2 days per week (9:30 – 17:00 approx.) for a minimum of 6 months and will be assisting Children's Panel Advisers :-

  • To assist with administrative duties, for example data input, record keeping, report writing etc.
  • To provide information on education, health, and welfare issues verbally and in written form or on available hard copies
  • To accompany young people to, and support them at, various appointments for example at the Home Office, solicitors or local authority social services
  • To help in the collection and collating of information e.g. finding out what activities are available where the young person lives
  • To act as an appropriate adult at social services age assessments
  • To provide language support, as appropriate, to clients
  • To undertake mapping exercises of services available in certain areas by calling, emailing or using internet research
  • To carry out all work with regard to the Refugee Council’s organisational policies and procedures
  • Attend all relevant training to this position

For more information, please see the attached task  description 1. 2016 JD - Children s Panel Leeds

To apply for this role, please complete the attached application form and send it to Stefania Tomasini. 1. 2016 Volunteer application general

Closing date  is 17th August 2017.  Interviews will be held in Leeds in September 2017.