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Arts at Home Volunteer – bringing joy and pleasure to residents in care homes through arts and culture

Hours variable, 2 hrs per session, once or twice per month
Closing Date 14 September 2023
Benefits Travel expenses, bespoke training opportunities, volunteer events, discount tickets to exhbitions
Volunteering Location Somerset House, NW3 3BX, KT19 9RX, TW11 0AQ
Volunteering Length ongoing
Supervisor Job Title Community Programme Manager
References and Recommendations
  • Written employer references provided
  • Recommendations provided (such as on LinkedIn)

Main Duties

Deliver 1 hour participatory and engaging sessions about pieces of art with care home residents and care staff in Battersea, Dalston, Limehouse, Leytonstone, Mile End, Tottenham Hale and Wesminster.

Volunteers will deliver the sessions in pairs and be supported by care staff onsite.


Skills and Experience Required

By joining the Arts at Home programme, we can offer you: –      a training programme and toolkit carefully curated by an arts education specialist; –      the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of older people / residents in care homes; –      exciting events and celebrations to take part in; –      the opportunity to join a brilliant community of likeminded people!