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Job description

Zumba is an upbeat and lively dance that will put a smile on everyone’s face. Are you qualified to deliver a Zumba class and would like to give back to the community? 

We are recruiting for a volunteer to bring some positive energy, fun and demonstrate the health benefits of Zumba for the children and women across our refuges. 

Across the UK almost one million children are affected by domestic abuse every year. Hestia's 31 refuges across London provide tailored support for children and women to improve their well-being.  

Are you interested in getting involved and making a difference to the lives of both women and children? If so, we would love to hear from you? 

What you will be doing: 

  • Coordinate and set up a weekly Zumba class

  • Inspire and motivate women and children to take part in the sessions and take a role in planning/designing upcoming sessions

  • Create a fun and safe space for individuals to express themselves through Zumba

  • Encourage members of the group to connect and relate to each other through expression of Zumba

The skills you need: 

  • Qualified to teach Zumba

  • Good communication skills  

  • Ability to provide a supportive, and inclusive atmosphere that encourages participation. 

  • Calm and patient approach 

What's in it for you:

  • Supporting You - You will have a dedicated volunteer supervisor to support you in your role; Quarterly volunteer forums with the central Volunteering team and volunteers across Hestia; References for job applications
  • Developing You - You will gain knowledge and insight into issues that impact Domestic Abuse, Modern Slavery and Mental Health; You will have access to our extensive Learning and Development Programme; 40% of our departed volunteers secured a paid role at Hestia last year!
  • Valuing You - We hold annual Volunteer Awards and Celebration events; We reimburse travel expenses and up to £5 for lunch for your volunteering; We hold social events and outings for our volunteers to get together and have some fun 
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Refreshed on: 13 November 2023
Closing date: 28 December 2023 at 23:59
Tags: Social Care/Development