Are you interested in empowering offenders to make positive changes to their lives?Do you want to volunteer from home at a time to suit you? Can you spare 3 hours a week?
If the answer to the above questions is YES then come and join our team of 50 volunteer tutors. During the pandemic, the demand for our help has increased by 25% which means that we need more volunteers to join our winning team.
Criminon UK is a national charity that has been providing distance-learning courses for offenders and ex-offenders for over 17 years. Four of our courses in literacy, practical morals and drug awareness are accredited through Laser Learning Awards, an Ofqual approved organisation affiliated with the University of Kent..
Our courses are based upon the non-religious works of L Ron Hubbard who was also the founder of Scientology. However we are a secular charity that is independently managed and we welcome anyone interested in tutoring, irrespective of age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, religious or non-religious belief etc.
Whilst previous tutoring experience will be advantageous, no experience is necessary as full training will be given.
Good written communication skills
Patient and caring attitude as many offenders have learning difficulties
Well organised and persistent
Attention to detail and good administrative skills in maintaining learner folders
Able to work on own initiative and as part of a team