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Become a Community Champion

Become a Better Start Bradford Volunteer Community Champion

Are you passionate about working with families to make a difference to local children’s lives? If yes, this a fantastic opportunity for you to get involved!

* We’re recruiting now! Please see full details at the bottom of the page *

What are Better Start Bradford Community Champions?

As a Community Champion you will play an important role in our community by:

  • Helping out at our fun-packed Better Start Bradford family events
  • Sharing simple tips, activities and resources with families to use with their young children
  • Telling families about our projects, website and family newsletter
  • Encouraging more families to take part in our events and activities
  • Sharing your local knowledge with the Better Start Bradford team
  • Meeting other Community Champions and sharing ideas
  • Helping local people get involved in shaping local services

Who can be a Better Start Bradford Community Champion?

Anyone of any age and background, living or working in the Better Start Bradford area can become a Community Champion. We don’t ask for any qualifications or previous experience and we provide training; all you need to bring is a real interest in improving the lives of expectant parents and families with children aged under four. We’d love to hear from you if you’d like to make a difference in your community.

Why volunteer with Better Start Bradford?

  • Build your confidence and gain new skills
  • Feel party of our growing Better Start Bradford Community Champions network
  • Gain knowledge and understanding of early childhood development
  • Gain references or recommendations for future employment (as long as you have been actively involved with the programme for a minimum of six months)
  • Meet new people and make new friends

We’re recruiting Community Champions right now!

If you’d like to find out more about this volunteer role, why not pop along to one of our open events and speak to some of the existing Community Champions and Emma, our Volunteer Co-ordinator:

Deadline for applications: 7 July 2019
Informal interviews: 22 and 23 July 2019
Training: September

You can also contact Emma for an informal chat and to request an application form on 01274 723146 / 07709 643864 or email [email protected]

Download the recruitment poster here