Introducing…Volunteer Youth Worker, Andrea Green. Andrea volunteers at Senior Club on Tuesday nights, showing the members how to design their own nail art patterns and teaching them techniques and tricks.
How have you found working at Blackburn Youth Zone?
I’m really enjoying it, all the kids are so friendly, it’s a great place to work.
What attracted you to the Volunteer Youth Worker role?
I’d just finished a degree in Criminology and Blackburn Youth Zone were at my university talking to people about volunteering and I thought it sounded like something I’d enjoy so I signed up!
What are you currently working on?
I volunteer at Senior Club on Tuesday nights, showing the members how to design their own nail art patterns and teaching them techniques and tricks.
What forthcoming projects are you excited about?
I’m looking forward to all the different Summer Clubs as it will good to work with both girls and boys and it’s a great way to get to know all the members better.
What was your background before working at Blackburn Youth Zone?
I studied Criminology at University and I’d like to work with Young Offenders.