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Independent Visitors (Lincolnshire)

Could you befriend and support a child in care?

We are looking for volunteers for our Independent Visitors Project in Lincolnshire!

Independent Visitors are volunteers who befriend and spend time with a child or young person within Local Authority care. Our volunteers enjoy the challenge of building a lasting friendship and the children benefit greatly from a consistent, fun relationship with someone outside the care system.

This is a long-term, one to one commitment.

Full training and ongoing support will be given, and out of pocket expenses paid for mileage and activities.

For further information about the the role and the Independent Visitors Service, please contact kim.scott@coramvoice.org.uk or by phone on 07940 754266

To immediately apply to become an Independent Visitor, please click on the links below

Information for Candidates

IV Application Form

Job Description

To apply, please click on the link below:

https://jobs.coram.org.uk/vacancy/78490

Please note this is a rolling recruitment, so please make your application now and we will arrange interviews with prospective candidates as soon as possible.

All posts are subjected to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and successful candidates will not be able to work unsupervised with children or young people until the completion of this process. Coram Voice - working towards quality through equality and the development of a diverse workforce.

We ask that recruitment agencies do not contact us in relation to this position.We have chosen to recruit directly as this helps us to minimise our recruitment costs, ensuring that valuable funds aren't diverted from the children and young people we help.

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