Mind in Croydon

Men’s Swimming Volunteer

As part of our Get Set to Go programme, Mind in Croydon are looking for a male swimming volunteer to support individuals who have experienced mental health problems in group swimming sessions for males. (Please note: this is not for swimming lessons).

Sessions will take place once a week for around an hour on a weekly basis at a leisure centre in Croydon. This will involve supporting small groups to take part in the activity to enhance their overall wellbeing. Please note: The service, and therefore the role is only available during office hours (9-5, Monday to Friday).

We are looking for individuals who are local to Croydon and have a good understanding of mental health and are:

  • Confident swimmers
  • Reliable
  • Empathetic
  • Understand the importance of Confidentiality and Professional Boundaries

You’ll need to be able to establish good relationships with people from different backgrounds and have an understanding of how physical exercise can improve mental and physical wellbeing.

We look forward to receiving your application form.

To apply please return the application form to: Active Minds, Orchard House. 15a Purley Road, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 6EZ or email to getsettogo@mindincroydon.org.uk

For more information contact 020 8253 8205

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