Course Reference: Helper2024/04
Course Title: Helpers (Glasgow City)
Number of places available: 12
Course start date: 29/05/2023
Course end date: 31/10/2023
Day and time of sessions: To be confirmed. Sessions may be daytime (in school hours) or evenings.
Duration: 2 hours per week over 14 weeks with a mix of group sessions using Zoom and/or Teams and individual work on our online BfN training site. There is likely to be some time off over the summer holidays depending on the needs of the trainees and the tutor.
Assignments to be completed by: 30/09/2023
Course venue: Online using Zoom and/or Teams and the BfN training site.
Closing date for applications: 09/05/2023
Proposed interview date (if applicable): Online (Zoom) week commencing 15/05/2023
PVG required: Yes (BfN will arrange this at no cost to volunteers)
Course information: We are looking to train new peer support volunteers in the Glasgow City area. Once training is completed volunteers will be able to support mums and parents at face to face groups. There will also be opportunities to offer 1:1 support to local mums via the phone and to volunteer on the hospital wards. Priority for places on the course will be given to women who live in South Glasgow, North East Glasgow and North West Glasgow, women from Black and minority ethnic communities and younger mums (under 25). If you feel you meet this criteria and wish this to be considered, please ensure you include this in your application.
How to apply:
If you are interested in being considered for this position please complete the online application form found at the link below.
Please be aware that we cannot accept postal applications at this time. If this is a barrier to you applying, please contact us as at the earliest opportunity so that we can support you to apply.
If you have any questions about the course, voluntary role or application process, please email email@example.com or telephone 08444 120 995.