Music Buddies for After School Bands
When We Need You
From 12/12/2005 onwards
To suppport the formation of young performance bands - linking music, art, movement, speech and social interaction - working with TRASH staff and young people to build skills and share ideas. Could suit someone with music skills in a mentoring role or someone not involved in music with an enquiring and open mind.
About Trash Music Projects
To create music activities and performance and training opportunities, aimed to be as widely accessible as possible, to all ages, abilities; based around using recycled materials and equipment fashioned into instruments. To involve art and craft, speech and movement opportunities as a support this set of aims, again on an accessibly basis.
Skills & Experience
Patience, supportiveness, willingness to learn. Positive attitude to young people.
Central Borders - probably Kelso or St Boswells - both served by buses. Mileage for car drivers.
For the youth band support by older teenagers encouraged.
Induction/Training, Interview, Police Check, References
Training and Induction Details
Initial sessions with staff/senior volunteers. "On the job" support. Follow up support to resolve problems and develop.
Arts ( music/drama/crafts)
Arts (music /drama / crafts)
No Wheelchair Access
No Disabled Toilet
Frequency & Commitment
7 hours per Week
No minimum age has been specified for this opportunity
Opportunity Provided By
Contact: Volunteer Centre Borders
Tel: 0845 602 3921