Place for Hope Volunteer PractitionersPosted: 28 Mar 2018
Place for Hope is a Scottish Charity, passionate about developing peacemakers in faith communities. We accompany people experiencing conflict and equip and train people to navigate change and conflict well. To deliver this service, we are privileged to have a highly trained, multi-denominational team of volunteer Practitioners who have expertise in mediation, training and facilitation. The Practitioners are supported by our small, dedicated staff team.
Equal Opportunity Organisation
Place for Hope, as an independent Scottish Charity (SCO45224), is an equal opportunity organisation and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion or belief, gender, disability, sexual orientation or age. For more information about us, please visit www.placeforhope.org.uk
Volunteer Role Profile
Place for Hope is looking to expand their Practitioner team.
As a Practitioner you will have an understanding of and respect for faith communities. You may already, but not necessarily, be a trained facilitator or mediator.
Do you have the gifts, skills and personal qualities for this challenging and rewarding role? For an expression of interest form, please download below, or contact Ruth Harvey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
There will be a one-day selection process on one of 14 or 16 May 2018 in central Scotland. Successful applicants will then commit to an 8-day training programme, covering key aspects of personal development, conflict and mediation skills, facilitation skills, working in a faith context, skills assessment and more. On successful completion of the training and assessment, applicants will be invited to join the Place for Hope Practitioner team.
Application deadline: 1 May 2018
Training Dates (applicants must be available for all following dates):
Phase 1: Wednesday 27 – Friday 29 June 2018, Conforti Institute, Coatbridge
Phase 2: Monday 1 –Wednesday 3 October 2018, Conforti Institute, Coatbridge
Skills Assessment: 2 separate dates, TBC
Commissioning and full team CPD: Sunday 11 – Monday 12 November 2018, Peebles Hydro
Residential training will normally run from 10:00 on day one, ending at 17:00 on day three.
One-day sessions will run from 10:00 – 17:00
Please download the 'expression of interest' form below and then use the apply now button to submit your application.
Attached file: Place_for_Hope_Expression_of_Interest_form_March_2018.docx