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Change Makers

Change Makers family lifestyle programme

Volunteering Opportunities

A Change Makers volunteer will play a key role in Healthy Lifestyle programmes or workshops. Volunteers will be expected to base service user’s positive behaviour change at the centre of their work. The role will involve assisting with activities, maintaining clear and accurate records where necessary, and recording any necessary information to feedback Change Makers team members.

There will be a variety of opportunities depending on your availability.

The main responsibilities will be to support the Change Makers team with the weekly nutrition and physical activity sessions throughout the 7 week family lifestyle programme. Furthermore, to support positive changes in behaviour (ie healthy eating, physical activity, positive mental well-being) by children and family members in order to achieve and maintain healthy weight over the course.

How to get involved

To volunteer contact Hayley dot minogue at rugby dot gov dot uk

This project is not managed by Warwick Volunteers.

Time Commitment

Volunteers can commit 1.5 hours a week for 3 months (term time) for the regular sessions.

Volunteers can also help for the one-off events.

Activities mostly take place in the afternoon.

Location and Travel

Must have access to own car and be able to travel across Warwick, Leamington and Kenilworth.

The sessions will take place at different community and leisure centres.


Friendly and welcome manner is essential to this role, alongside good communication skills with parents and children aged between 4-19 years. An ideal volunteer would have a good understanding and general interest in health and exercise for children.

A DBS check will be carried out before a volunteer can begin volunteering.

This is an external opportunity

Warwick Volunteers cannot be held responsible for external volunteering opportunities advertised, but we do make every effort to ensure that all the information we publish is accurate. We advise volunteers to use their own judgement when selecting potential opportunities, and to check all details concerning prospective volunteering activity with the organisation involved. Please make sure that you have received all necessary training and information regarding your own health and safety before commencing volunteering.