Volunteer at BF Adventure

Could you be a good role model to our young people?  We are recruiting new volunteers now to support our clients! Send us your application form today...

By volunteering at BF Adventure you can:

  • Meet new people
  • Try out new activities
  • Learn new skills and qualify in them
  • Build confidence
  • Make a difference

We can guarantee that no two days will be the same if you volunteer with us at BFA!  The majority of our volunteers assist instructors to run activity days for our various client groups, including working with young people who attends on a 1:1 basis or larger groups of up to 120 people.  However there are other volunteer roles available, including, maintenance, driving, fundraising and administration.

All of our roles expect you to:-

  • commit to a minimum of one day a week for 6 weeks
  • be 18+ years old
  • be able to volunteer 9:00am-4:30pm on a day suitable for both yourself and BF Adventure

Below are some of the characteristics we believe make a good Group Support volunteer:-

  • Enthusiastic
  • Open and flexible
  • A proactive team player
  • Have a professional approach
  • Are self aware
  • Good sense of humour
  • Are non-discriminatory
  • Enjoy working to high standards
  • Are able to reflect
  • Have good communication skills
  • Work effectively under pressure

 

Do you think you have what it takes to volunteer at BFA?  Then why not download our Volunteer Application 2015 and return it to enquiries@bfadventure.org or call us on 01326 340912.

What happens next? After we have received your application form, we will assess the current demand for volunteers and you will be offered a taster day.  These days are designed to allow you the chance to spend the day with an instructor, see what it is like to work with some of our clients and it gives us the chance to see what qualities you would bring to the volunteer role.   We hope to hear from you soon!