Due to the current pandemic, the YVA has now been moved to an online format.
Young Volunteers (YV) must be available to attend the following 3 dates and will then have 12 months from the final session to complete the course (the course must be completed prior to the YV’s 18th Birthday). Failure to attend all 3 workshops, will mean that the Young Volunteer Award will be unable to be completed.
The Award aims to:
The YVA is comprised of a number of workshops and modules:
SENW have been recognised by The DofE as a (DofE) centre which means that as an organisation we are able to offer the Volunteering, Physical and Skills sections of the DofE Awards. Any person wishing to complete their DofE Awards will need to find another centre that can offer the Expedition Section of their Award.
Course requirements are:
The award will use Google Classrooms – please ensure you have a gmail email address to access this.
By signing up to this Young Volunteer Award, parents are giving consent for their child to be on Zoom sessions and also provide evidence via Google Classrooms.
To secure your place on the online workshops, you will need to provide your information and make payment.
There are currently three courses available, but they get full very quickly, you can use the links below for sign-up for for more information:-
Young Volunteers will be required to commit to 2 online sessions, and then complete all online work within 12 months.
June 2021 – click here to book your place
September 2021 – click here to book your placeNovember 2021 – click here to book your place