Volunteer Vacancy: Support Worker, Child Contact Centre 

Vacancy at Yorkshire Children’s Centre 

Locations: Doncaster and Barnsley





Yorkshire Children’s Centre are reopening their doors following a 6-month period of closure as a result of COVID-19. Sadly, this long period of closure has resulted in many children waiting to see a family member in situations where independent contact arrangements between parents have broken down.


Our service is in high demand following reopening and we are looking for passionate and dedicated individuals who want to be a part in bringing about long-term change for children, and support in the rebuilding of family relationships.


Our ideal candidates will:


  • Have some experience of working with children and their families
  • Be studying in the area relating to children or Health and Social Care
  • Be passionate and committed to supporting children and their families


In return for your commitment the Yorkshire Children’s Centre will be able to offer:

  • Being part of a passionate and energetic team
  • Support and advice around career and educational progression
  • Highly valued work experience
  • Expenses





Position 1 

Base: Doncaster, Welcome Way, DN1 3QS

Days: Saturdays


Position 2 

Base: Barnsley, Western Street, S70 2BP

Days: Saturdays

If you would like further information on the role please telephone 01484 519988 or email children-familyservices@yccuk.org.uk. CVs are welcome to our email address.  

Posted in Jobs on Dec 14, 2020.

Our Vision

The Community Matters vision is to provide a sustainable and effective "hub" of learning, support, advice and guidance, enabling local communities and organisations to grow and achieve through the provision of a high quality service.

We do this in a number of ways through our various projects which at the moment concentrate on working with children, young people and families. But not exclusively. We are able to provide training, learning opportunities and business related advice, guidance and information to individuals and organisations.