When We Need You
From 02/11/2005 onwards
If you have a week or more to spare and have an interest in working with young people in an exciting holiday environment, this could be just the opportunity you are looking for! You can volunteer either at a residential Christian centre or at a residential Christian camp in more than 80 locations around Scotland. The role involves working in a close knit team to deliver meals, BBQs and refreshments to young people and leaders on activity holidays. A commitment to care for young people from all backgrounds is vital and committed Christian faith. The context is residential and catering assistants stay in the same centre or location as the young people. Longer term placements may get the opportunity to learn new skills and gain nationally recognised food handling qualifications.
About Christian Camping International
CCI is an association of Christian organisations and individuals involved in residential holidays, camps, conference and outdoor centre ministries. It provides an opportunity to volunteer with a range of member providers throughout the UK. CCI promotes the benefit of the Christian residential experience and provides the public with associated services.
Skills & Experience
A desire to serve God and an attitude to serve young people
Throughout locations in Scotland. Travel costs to the venue normally met by volunteer.
Application Form, Induction/Training, Informal Chat, Interview, Police Check, References, Trial Period
Training and Induction Details
It varies betwen members but will be significant for longer term placements and involves in some cases, mentoring, structured training and the chance to gain the nationally recognised REHIS qualification in food hygiene.
Only for long term placements - 25p a mile.
Frequency & Commitment
37 hours per Year. Minimum Commitment: 1 Week
Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age.
Opportunity Provided By
2 Leon House
Contact: Jim Hammett
Tel: 01908 641641