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Volunteer at The Way Youth Zone

Volunteering at Wolverhampton Youth Zone is a way to support your local community, enhance your skills and have a lot of fun along the way.

We’ve got over 100 incredible volunteers across a wide range of projects to make sure we deliver a world-class service to Wolverhampton’s young people. Volunteering or mentoring at The Way Youth Zone will enable you to be at the heart of a world class project that will help thousands of Wolverhampton’s young people.

We have recently recruited Invictus Gold Medal winner Andy Roberts as a volunteer at The Way – hear just why he has decided to get involved here.

 


If you want to make a difference to the lives of young people in Wolverhampton please visit our volunteer vacancies page by clicking here – don’t forget to click the volunteer tab!

 

You can also download the volunteer application pack here.

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If you fancy volunteering give Andy an email at Andrew.Walker@thewayyouthzone.org or call 01902 328290

We’re looking for volunteers in the following areas:

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Volunteer List

  • Music Volunteers – teaching/recording & production/dance/DJ’ing
  • Arts Volunteer worker – including drama and fashion
  • Volunteer Youth Worker
  • Sports Volunteers – any sport from trampolining to bridge!
  • Outdoor Adventure Volunteer Worker – includes climbing!
  • Gym Instructors
  • Inclusion Worker

WHY VOLUNTEER?

WHY VOLUNTEER?

Whilst you’ll want to make a real difference when you volunteer, it’s not just about what you can do for others. Here are some of the things that volunteering can do for you:

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GIVE YOUR CV A BOOST

Time Bank recently did a survey of some of the UK’s leading businesses and 73%* said they’d employ someone who’s volunteered over someone who hasn’t.

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MEET NEW PEOPLE

You’ll probably meet people from different cultures and backgrounds that you might not normally. Volunteering with people who are as passionate about improving the opportunities for you people, as you are, is a great way to meet like-minded people.

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GET BACK INTO WORK

It’s a great way to get a reference and fill gaps in your work experience. You can also try out different types of work to get a taster – which can really help you if you’re looking for a job or want to change direction.

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IMPROVE

IMPROVE YOUR CONFIDENCE

You’ll learn and do things that you might not normally get the chance to – this can be a real

confidence boost.

  • Kerryann

    WHY THE WAY

    "“It has been amazing to see my daughter out grow her fears and get involved more with other children of all ages and disabilities. I am, as she is, so pleased that Wolverhampton has a place where all children can be themselves and do activities that they enjoy…”"

    Kerryann Michaels, Mum

  • Lisa on Facebook

    WHY THE WAY

    "“Had a fab evening at The Way, Wolverhamptons new youth zone. Great facilities. Lovely staff. Signed both the boys up as members and have had to drag them both away after 3 hours even though none of us have been home for tea yet!”"

    Lisa Kingsley, Facebook Review

  • Alison on Facebook

    WHY THE WAY

    "Absolutely fantastic place. I used to love my youth club days (many years ago!) And never thought my three girls would get the opportunity to experience anything like it. The facilities are amazing, as are the youth workers and volunteers, you all do a brilliant job!"

    Alison on Facebook

  • Darren on Facebook

    WHY THE WAY

    "Fantastic activities and even better staff and volunteers. My daughters, nieces and all their friends love the place - so fortunate to have such a high quality facility in the City"

    Darren on Facebook

  • Samantha on Facebook

    WHY THE WAY

    "Lots of awesome activities for the kids wearing mine out like a treat. A safe pace to meet friends and hang out in with state of the art facilities."

    Samantha on Facebook

  • Richard on Google

    WHY THE WAY

    "Great new centre for youngsters to hang out and have some fun. Football, pool tables, boxing, gym, hair and beauty, sports hall and café and more!"

    Richard on Google Reviews