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Role: GOGA In Action Volunteer. Site: Dover Area. Hours: Various. Salary: Volunteering Role.

We are looking for enthusiastic GOGA In Action Volunteers to support the team in the delivery of inclusive activities and events across the Dover District.

Are you Passionate, Enthusiastic, Motivated, Inspired? Come and join our team in a rewarding Voluntary role.

What do our Volunteers do?

As a GOGA Activator you would…

  • Help promote the work of GOGA in the Dover District.
  • Research activities taking place in the local community that would suit the needs, lifestyles and interests of our participant.
  • Support individuals on their journey to an active lifestyle and record their story.
  • Be able to motivate and inspire people to undertake even a small amount of activity though a range of tailored and inclusive sessions.

As a Volunteer you will have:

  • The ability to be empathic to others.
  • An understanding of barriers to people taking part in physical activities. For example issues with health, transportation, lack of information or personal confidence.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to travel to various locations via public transport if required.
  • Interest in physical and social activities.
  • Previous experience in supporting others. This could be through a previous work role or as part of your life experiences such as supporting family members or friends.
  • An ability to keep good records.
  • A DBS check - we can organise this for you.

In return, you will get:

  • A full induction and subsequent support in your role from the project leader.
  • Experience – plus a written reference after 6 months service (at discretion of the project leader).
  • The opportunity to benefit from the Your Leisure Employee Discount scheme, including free off-peak gym membership (once you have been regularly volunteering for 3 months).

Interested?

Please get in touch with Laura Campbell on 03333 660 661 EXTN 1503 or via GOGA@yourleisure.uk.com to learn more about this opportunity.

We are also going to hold a group meet up where you will find out more information about the GOGA project and you will also be able to meet the GOGA team along with fellow volunteers.

Information about all the GOGA projects can be found at on website

This is an open application – no closing date at present.

Volunteer Benefits Include*:

Uniform | Paid Expenses | Discounted Leisure Membership | Continuous Professional Development | Discount on Food & Beverages | Discounted Your Spa Treatments

*terms & conditions apply, and benefits may vary between established and casual employees

Closing Date

Open Recruitment

Interview Date

Candidate Depending

 Apply now!

Applicants are also required to email a current CV to recruitment@yourleisure.uk.com to aid our shortlisting.  Applications without a CV are unlikely to meet the selection criteria required to be shortlisted for interview. Complete the form below and then email your CV. 

Please state Job Title and location if responding to an advert. Speculative applicants can leave blank but will not be prioritised for shortlisting
Please refer to the essential requirements of the role with regard to experience/skills and requirements as stated in the advert or Job Description*, and use this space to outline the key reasons you consider you are suitable for the role. This information will form a key element of our shortlisting so please include as much relevant information to assist us in selecting you for interview. *This information is available on our website www.yourleisure.uk.com
Important. Failure to email a supporting CV to recruitment@yourleisure.uk.com will mean we are unable to proceed with your application.

Applicants are required to email a current CV to recruitment@yourleisure.uk.com to aid our shortlisting. Applications without a CV are unlikely to meet the selection criteria required to be shortlisted for interview.

Please note that as part of our recruitment and selection process we undertake relevant checks on right to work, identity, qualifications/training history, criminal record and safeguarding.

Your Leisure reserves the right to close the vacancy early once sufficient numbers and/or calibre of applications have been received.

If you have not received any notification within 21 days of your application please be advised that you have not been successful at this time, but do not let this deter you from applying for other roles within Your Leisure.

How can we help you?

If selected for interview we can provide communication support or information in different formats. Please email recruitment@yourleisure.uk.com as soon as possible, or ask someone to contact us on your behalf, and in advance of an interview if you need support, including the following examples:

  • An interpreter, a BSL interpreter
  • Information in large print or an audio message

Thank you for your interest in Your Leisure.

Applicants are required to email a current CV to recruitment@yourleisure.uk.com to aid our shortlisting.  Applications without a CV are unlikely to meet the selection criteria required to be shortlisted for interview.

Please note that as part of our recruitment and selection process we undertake relevant checks on right to work, identity, qualifications/training history, criminal record and safeguarding.

How can we help you?

If selected for interview we can provide communication support or information in different formats. Please email recruitment@yourleisure.uk.com as soon as possible, or ask someone to contact us on your behalf, and in advance of an interview if you need support, including the following examples:

  • An interpreter, a BSL interpreter
  • Information in large print or an audio message

Thank you for your interest in Your Leisure.


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