📌Befriend youths who visit the drop-in space
📌 Engage youths in their desired interests during the drop-in (e.g. gaming, cooking, art, fitness)
📌 Support staff in managing the drop-in space and the various activities per week
📌 Facilitate and lead in short, structured activities for the youths (e.g. cooking, gaming tournament, painting
Community Social Work (CSW) under SHINE works directly with lower-income children, youths and their families in their community. Additionally, we develop relationships with partners who wish to support us in our mission to increase the social mobility of our children & youth, through engagement and developmental work.
Our children & youth have diverse needs, and we hope to work on building up their capacities in terms of these 4 capitals - human, social, cultural, and economic/education - to increase their future social mobility.
CSW works with service users from both the Spooner Road and Jalan Bukit Merah.
Date / Time :
Weekday Afternoons (2.30pm-5.30pm) - Jalan Bukit Merah.
Weekday Nights (Weds 7.30pm-9.30pm) - Spooner Road.
Volunteers may choose which location/time is better for them
Commitment Level :
One-Off, Adhoc, Project (Regularly, 1-3 months)
Number of Vacancies :
Key Responsibilities :
📌 Spend time with and befriend community youths in a drop-in space, and/or
📌 Organise and run short activities related to youth's interest, to further develop their interest and skills in that area, and allow them to experience new things
Role Requirements :
📌 Fully vaccinated
📌 Able to commit for sessions where service users are available (i.e. weekday afternoon or nights)
📌 Bonus if you can volunteer regularly
📌 At least 18 years old
Support Given :
📌 Staff will co-run drop-in activities with volunteers
📌 Onsite supervision by staff will be provided
📌 Opportunities for further training/growth in working with children & youth if volunteer is keen
Contact Person :
Qistina HP: 8788-3088
Registration Closing Date :
31 Mar 2023
Thank you for your interest to join us as a volunteer!
Should you have registered with us before to volunteer, welcome back and do contact us at email@example.com to indicate your interest on which role you would like to join.
Please take some time to fill in the application form for us to get to know you better. The form should take about 15 minutes to complete.
Once submitted, our Volunteer Partnerships & Development team member will get in touch with you within two weeks.