Volunteer Trainer (My Guide Service)

  • The charity Guide Dogs
  • Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
  • Oct 10, 2017
Volunteer Volunteer

Job Description

A volunteer trainer is needed in our My Guide team to assist with the delivery of training to our new sighted buddies and expand our capacity for training to monthly sessions. Sighted buddies guide a person with sight loss to do something they need to or enjoy doing and you will train them to ensure that they comfortable, confident and safe when they do their role.

Any experience of delivering courses with a practical content would be an advantage but it's not essential as you will comprehensive extensive training and ongoing support. What is essential is that you are friendly, outgoing, a good communicator and have some availability during the working week. 

This role might particularly suit someone seeking a career in training or teaching or wishing to build experience of working in a professional environment. However, a commitment to delivering high quality training and supporting people with sight loss to reach their goals is key to this role


Non salaried voluntary


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