What is a Great Place Guiding Volunteer?
We will work with existing walking and cycling programmes across the Falkirk area to include fun, informative heritage guiding in their programmes, as well as developing a number of set routes/ scripts for Great Place activities. The Great Place guiding programme offers the scope to explore and share areas of interest (for example – Romans in Scotland, or local wildlife) and well as learn and deliver a specific route, according to preference. The Great Place project is a district-wide 2-year programme of activities celebrating the places, people, traditions and industry of the Falkirk area with thanks to the National Lottery Heritage Fund.
What’s in it for you?
Skills, Attitude, and Experience Required
Other important information
Location: The Great Place scheme will run programmes across the whole Falkirk council area.
Time Commitment: 2-3 days of guiding training plus some practice guiding sessions out and about in small volunteer teams. Delivery of guided activities will be flexible and we will work with your schedules and interests but would request that you be available for at least 1 activity per month during the Great Place project
Contact: Helen Rashad, Project Coordinator
01324 590984 firstname.lastname@example.org
Training: Two-three days of guiding training will be provided, as well as ongoing support for practice sessions on routes.
Expenses: Reimbursement of travel expenses within the Falkirk area available for scheduled trainings and meetings..
How to apply
Please complete the online application form here.
If you require a hard copy, please let us know.
This role is purely voluntary and this arrangement is not meant to be a legally binding one or an employment contract.
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