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Camp Team Mate

Camp is four days long (11th – 15th July) Campers will arrive and you will help settle them in. Once everyone is at camp, the fun begins! There will be two activities in the morning, lunch, two activities in the afternoon, dinner & Cabin Chats in the evening. Activities will vary from climbing wall, zip wire, arts and crafts, kayaking, archery, board games and music – to name a few.

Then it’s lights out and getting ready to do it all again the next day!

About Over The Wall

Over The Wall is a charity that organises residential camps in Dorset and Scotland for UK children and young people, aged 8 to 17 years old, who are affected by serious life affecting illnesses. The mission of OTW is to provide the campers with fun, creative and challenging activities in a safe, secure and medically supervised environment.

Experience Required

You don't necessarily need experience working with children to be able to support camp - as long as you're willing, generous and enthusiastic, we want to hear from you!

Training Details

There will be E-Learning before camp, there will also be a full day of training prior to camp including Behaviour Support, Safeguarding and Basic Medical Training. There will be plenty of experienced volunteers and staff members to offer support to new volunteers

Flexibility & Commitment

Residential Volunteering;Short Term Volunteering (3 months or less);Summer Holidays

Volunteers will need to commit to the whole 5 days at Camp

Location/Travel Details

This role is located in Perth. We can arrange transport from your local train station.

Accessibility Details

  • Disabled parking
  • Happy to have a conversation about volunteer’s needs
  • Smart technology (eg tablets)