1:1 Children’s Volunteers to work with children with autism

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Volunteer

Shift times: 2-6.30pm (Sundays) Venue: Akwaaba, Barrett’s Grove, Princess May School, N16 8AJ Commitment: 2-4 Sundays a month for a minimum of 6 months. We are looking for 2-4 volunteers to work 1:1 with children with autism at Akwaaba. 1:1 children’s volunteers will need to: Commit to attending Akwaaba as regularly as possible (a minimum […]

Football Volunteers

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Volunteer

We are looking for Football Volunteers to supervise the children playing in our 5-a-side cage from 3-6pm.  The role basically involves sorting teams, refereeing and making sure everyone is playing in a positive and safe way.  If you don’t have a DBS check, you’ll need to register for one.  Understanding the rules of football is an optional extra.

Volunteer Fundraiser

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Volunteer

We are seeking a volunteer with charity fundraising experience to help keep Akwaaba running on a secure financial footing.   Most of our funding comes from trusts and foundations, but we also raise money through community fundraising like sponsorships, crowdfunders and fundraising events. The role involves Keeping our fundraising planner up to date Managing our fundraising […]

Children’s Supervisors

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Volunteer

We’re looking for experienced volunteer youth/children’s workers to help us plan, manage and take responsibility for the children’s sessions at Akwaaba. Each week two children’s supervisors plan, manage and take responsibility for the children’s session. Supervisors will need to co-supervise children’s sessions once a month and then help out as a children’s volunteer once a […]

English and Literacy Coordinator

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Volunteer

English and Literacy Coordinator Akwaaba is looking for a volunteer English and Literacy Coordinator to oversee, develop and expand our language teaching project. In keeping with the rest of the project, our English classes aim to be safe, friendly and non-hierarchical spaces. Learning is collaborative and reciprocal and teaching opportunities emerge from the needs or […]

Yoga Facilitators

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Volunteer

We are seeking experienced yoga teachers to help facilitate our weekly yoga sessions. Yoga happens from 2.30-3.15 at Akwaaba on a drop-in basis. We normally have between 1 and 5 participants of all abilities/experiences. Classes are informal and conducted according to Akwaaba’s principles of inclusion and solidarity. Requirements: – professional insurance – experience of teaching […]

Children’s Volunteers

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Volunteer

Shifts: 1-4pm, 2-5.30pm, or 3-6.30pm on Sundays Minimum commitment: 2 sessions per month for at least 6 months  The children’s volunteers work under the supervision of the children’s supervisors and are expected to: Commit to the ethos of Akwaaba and work to make Akwaaba a non-hierarchal, anti-racist social centre. Provide a friendly, supportive, and safe […]

Computer Volunteers

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Volunteer

Expected commitment: 2 Sunday sessions a month 1-4pm or 4-7pm Do you have computer maintenance skills that you could use in our sessions? We need volunteers to maintain our stock of laptops and printers – they are all second hand and often need tweeking to get them running properly. Computer volunteers also help people use […]