When We Need You
From 25/01/2006 onwards
UP2U aims to recruit teenage volunteers and prepare them to deliver peer education programmes throughout Tweeddale. Adult volunteers support these young pepole by arranging residential training events. They also encourage various groups within UP2U to develop and produce materials used in the delivery of the programmes. A small number of adults are selected to serve on the management committee.
About UP2U Peer Education Group
The group provide information on alcohol, drugs and sexual health to the young people of Tweeddale through the use of Peer Education.
Skills & Experience
Be able to work with other young people.
UP2U work throughout Tweeddale, but are now being asked to support groups throughout the Borders. Travel expenses may be paid.
Young people are recruited in S3
Application Form, Induction/Training, Informal Chat, Interview
Training and Induction Details
UP2U provides an on-going awareness programme for all volunteers in addition to established policies and protocols
Volunteering for under 16s
Drugs / Alcohol Issues
No Wheelchair Access
No Disabled Toilet
Frequency & Commitment
. Minimum Commitment: 1 Year
No minimum age has been specified for this opportunity
Opportunity Provided By
Contact: Volunteer Centre Borders
Tel: 0845 602 3921