Volunteer or work for us

Work for us

Working with Siblings Together provides a unique opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of Children, and to help us to continue to develop and expand what is a truly special and inspiring charity.

We do not have any current vacancies.

 

 

Volunteer

The activities of Siblings Together rely on the continued support of committed volunteers. We are always on the lookout for new enthusiastic volunteers to become a part of the team!

Our previous volunteers have included social workers, youth workers, students, musicians, poets, artists, performers, all working together to deliver well-balanced and creative initiatives. We have a wide range of volunteering opportunities that may suit your skills and availability Please note that all volunteers are required to undertake child protection training and to have an enhanced DBS check done. We also ask that you adhere to the policies for staff and volunteers laid out in our handbook. These are designed to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all. Volunteering with us will offer Continued Professional Development (CPD) in the specialist areas of working with vulnerable and often traumatised children. All volunteers mentors must be over 21 years, preferably with experience of working with children and an understanding of the lives of looked after children. There are five stages to becoming a volunteer with Siblings Together:

          1. Submit an application form
          2. Attend an interview with Siblings Together Director
          3. Successfully complete a DBS Check, enhanced disclosure
          4. Provide two references, one being you current employer
          5. Undertake child protection training, if you have not previously done so

To apply to volunteer please download and complete the Volunteer Application Form here and return it to Admin@siblingstogether.co.uk. If you are en existing volunteer or are interested in volunteering please join our Facebook group for staff and volunteers where you can be kept up to date with the latest news and opportunities from Siblings Together.

MADs Volunteers Our Monthly Activity Days happen on the last Saturday and Sunday of every month in North London and one Saturday per month in South London. We are looking for volunteers who can commit to one day per month –either the Saturday or Sunday for a minimum of twelve months, ideally eighteen months. Click here to read more.

Camp Volunteers The volunteer’s role will be to act in a supportive befriending capacity at our camps, to be part of the smooth & safe running, and ensuring a high quality experience for the young people who attend. Volunteers will work under the direction of the Camp Leader & also the Director to ensure Siblings Together ethos and values are promoted through the camps. Volunteers will be managed by the Team Leader whilst at the camps. Supervision is offered within a group each evening and or individually by the Camp Director if required. Our residential camps are located in a variety of locations across the UK. Our week long Camps typically run from end of July – mid October.  Please contact us for more information.