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Caudwell Children transforms the lives of disabled children across the UK

Short Breaks Volunteer (Summer Only)

This opportunity takes place between 29 Jul 2024 and 23 Aug 2024

Are you a looking to gain experience supporting children during the summer holiday? Are you a creative, friendly, open-minded person? Caudwell Children are looking for volunteers to help with our summer holiday project!

These Sessions (Holiday and Food - HAF) enable disabled children to access fun, inspirational and challenging leisure activities that build life skills and promote independence whilst providing carers with vital short break respite.

Volunteer Responsibilities include:

  • Assist Caudwell Children staff member(s) in running the short break activity sessions
  • Help to ensure all children are safe during the activity sessions
  • Support staff members with planned activities
  • Participate in setting up an activity and helping with the set down
  • Communicate and work with the children to ensure they have fun


This role takes place during August 2024. We are looking for volunteers that can commit to 8 days for this role – full training and support will be provided.

Over 18’s only can apply for this role.


Keele University, Science and Innovation Park

DBS required?


Contact Name

Ben Wood

Contact email address


Contact phone number

01782 433737