Being a Young Leader is an exciting opportunity to have fun and gain new skills. Future Youth Zone Young Leaders develop skills such as communication, organisation, leadership and teamwork as well as gain confidence and meet new people.
Young Leaders play a key role in supporting our Junior and Holiday Clubs working with children between the ages of 8 and 12 years old. Don’t worry if you’re not sure what to do, as full training is provided.
To become a young leader, you need to be a member of Future and aged between 14 – 18
As a young leader you will commit to attending all the training sessions and then volunteer on our junior and holiday club sessions for a minimum of 60 hours.
The young leaders programme is part of the ASDAN volunteering short courses and at the end of your volunteering experience you will receive a certificate.
Why become a young leader?
- Meet new friends who share similar interests to you.
- With our training and development programmes, being a Young Leader is a great way to learn new skills and build your confidence.
- Whether you are looking to go to college, onto an apprenticeship or deciding on a career, being a Young Leader will enhance your CV and open up new opportunities
- It’s fun!! You will have a great time by taking an active part in something amazing