Duke of Edinburgh volunteering

Partner: St Peter's Hospice, Riding for the Disabled, Cancer Research Charity Shops, Brownie Packs at Christchurch, Wick Road Library, After school club at St Peter and St Paul Primary School, Coaching U9 team at Old Bristolians Cricket Club
Partner type: Community Group
Project category: Volunteering

Clifton High School has received certificates in recognition of the hours of volunteering pupils have completed in their local community.  April 2016 - March 2017 = 962 hours: April 2017 - March 2018 = 663 hours.  Pupils at the School are given the opportunity to follow a Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award programme from Year 9 and a Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award from their sixteenth birthday.  As part of this programme, pupils are required to volunteer and give up their time to make a difference to other peoples lives, working with charities or not-for-profit organisations.  Places where they have worked include Riding for the Disabled, Bristol Zoological Gardens, St Peter's Hospice and Cancer Research charity shops, Primary School clubs

Resources

Use of teaching and non-teaching staff 

Pupil involvement

Puils aged 13 years to 18 years

Frequency and duration

On-going