CHAS Schools Ambassadors are inspiring young people that promote the charity within their school, to peers and teachers and to the wider community.
The aim of this role is to raise awareness of CHAS as widely as possible and to raise funds through fundraising activities and the Youth Philanthropy Initiative. Every pound raised makes a difference to children and young people with a life-shortening condition.
What skills and abilities will I need to have?
This volunteer role is flexible taking into account the demands of the school curriculum. Much of the role can be done during school time but also during the school holidays and in the evenings and weekends.
It’s important to us that you feel happy, safe and confident in your role. As a CHAS volunteer you will be invited to complete a short core learning package that is tailored to your role.
We are always developing new opportunities for volunteers to learn and offer a range of options for volunteers.
What are the benefits to me?
What are the benefits to the children and families supported by CHAS?
What else should I know?
You must currently be attending secondary school to hold this role.
We will pay your out of pocket expenses in line with the CHAS volunteer expenses policy.
If you’re interested in the role you can apply online.