Summer programme volunteer – activity sessions


We are looking for a confident person who could help deliver 4 (or more) sports or activity sessions for us during the school summer holidays.

Who we are looking for:

  • An enthusiastic, confident person and ability to take the lead on delivering the session.
  • Age 17+.
  • Very reliable.
  • Is currently engaged in sporting activities recreationally or through school, college, university or work and would like to get young children involved in their chosen sport or activity.
  • Has or is working towards a qualification in sports, health, fitness, social care, working with children or any other relevant qualification – desirable.
  • Has experience running group session for children/has coaching experience – you would be accompanied by a qualified, experienced family support worker at all times.
  • Has a great sense of humour and can engage children, play and have a good time!
  • Can be available for 4 (or more) pre-arranged sessions (Mon-Fri) between 1st July and 9th August – days and dates are flexible.


What we can provide 

  • A welcoming team.
  • Support to set up, run and evaluate your sessions.
  • A reference for any future career or education plans.
  • A good feeling knowing that you have given children the opportunity to thrive, play and run around!
  • Communication and digital support from our highly skilled Comms team to promote your sessions.
  • A robust induction process, including child protection training.
  • Access to Edinburgh Leisure five-a-side pitches or other indoor halls in and around Edinburgh – all hire costs will be paid for by the organisation.
  • Skills for your future.

Do not hesitate to get in touch with Jenifer Hamilton via email or phone 07909112036 for a relaxed chat and to find out more. 


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