Join our team as a volunteer and gain invaluable experience of supporting children and young people with disabilities.
Why volunteer with Leeds Weekend Care Association?
You’ll gain real work experience of providing care and support to people with disabilities
You’ll have access to valuable training opportunities, including Paediatric First Aid and Safeguarding
You’ll build your confidence and enhance your CV
Most importantly, you’ll have fun, meet new friends and really help the young people we support and their families
What do we expect from our volunteers?
Good communication skills
An interest in working with children with additional needs
Ability to work in a team
Ability to maintain confidentiality at all times
Please note you must be aged 16 or over to volunteer with us
The recruitment process
1.An initial phone call to receive more information
2.Introduction to the organisation
3.A completed application form
5.Two references are requested
6.An enhanced DBS check
7.Induction at both the LWCA offices and at the play scheme
While this is an unpaid opportunity, we do cover reasonable travel expenses for our volunteers. Unfortunately, we cannot cover childcare expenses. Volunteering does not affect your benefits, but if you’re unsure, then please contact your Benefits Adviser.
Get in touch
Please get in touch with email@example.com or call 0113 216 5133 for more information.
Help us to raise funds for trips and buying toys and equipment:
We are also delighted to accept donations of toys / equipment. To do so please contact us directly: