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Welcome to the LEAPS Volunteer Notice Board! Here you will find details of events for LEAPS student volunteers.

If there are any events that you would like to take part in, please email Claire or Joanne at leapsvolunteers@ed.ac.uk to let us know which ones you would like to sign up for and if you require transport. We will then add your name to the event listing, send you a confirmation email and we’ll be in touch again nearer the time just to re-confirm arrangements.

Mon 10 Dec, S5, Armadale Academy, 14.30-15.30

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed below) at the University of Edinburgh for 1.25pm.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 4.30pm.  A pick up/drop off may also be available from Heriot Watt University as its on route to the school. If you are interesed in this option please ask about this when you email is.

Prefer to make your own way to the school ?  If you live in West Lothian and/or would rather make your own way there we will meet you at the school reception at 2.20pm. The school address is: Armadale Academy, Wesy Main Street, Armadale, West Lothian, EH48 3LY.

Volunteers needed: 
6 Volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Kristina K
Rachael (making own way there and back)
Saira R
Suzanne E ( making own way there and back )
Alex T
Yangyang L
Liying Z

Wed 12 Dec, S4, St Davids RCHS, 9.30-10.20

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed below) at the University of Edinburgh for 8.30am.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 11.10am

Prefer to make your own way to the school ?  If you live in Dalkeith and/or would rather make your own way there we will meet you at the school reception at 9.20am. The school address is: St Davids RC High School, 1 Cousland Road, Dalkeith, EH22 2PS.

Volunteers needed: 
6 Volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Marek V
Olivia F
Ruixin Z
Anna L
Elle
Lyndsay M

Mon 14 Jan, S6, Craigroyston High School, 9.30-10.20

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 8.40am.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 11am.

Prefer to make your own way to the school ?  If you would rather make your own way there we will meet you at the school reception at 9.20am. The school address is: 67 Pennywell Road, Edinburgh, EH4 4NL.

Volunteers needed: 
4 Volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet!

Tue 15 Jan, S5, Craigroyston High School, 12.15-13.00

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 11.30am.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 1.45pm.

Prefer to make your own way to the school ?  If you would rather make your own way there we will meet you at the school reception at 12pm. The school address is: 67 Pennywell Road, Edinburgh, EH4 4NL.

Volunteers needed: 
4 Volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet!

Wed 16 Jan, S4, Liberton High School, 14.30-15.25

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 1.45pm.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 4.10pm.

Prefer to make your own way to the school ?  If you would rather make your own way there we will meet you at the school reception at 2.20pm. The school address is: Liberton High School, 328 Gilmerton Road, Edinburgh, EH17 7PT.

Volunteers needed: 
8-10 volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet!

Thur 17 Jan, S3, Edin Uni, 9.00-12.00

Start time:  Please make your own way to the 'host' room at Edinburgh University (TBC) for 9.00am where you will have a short briefing before the school (Forrester High School) arrives. You will work with small groups of pupils and much of your time will be spend out and about on campus (please wrap up warm!). You will assist your group gather key information about different topics connected to university and student life. You will also assist the group to record short film clips and prepare a short presentation on their findings.

End time: Volunteers play a large part in this campus event and as such we would really appreciate your help until the school leaves the campus at 12noon.

Volunteers needed: 
6-8 volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet!

Fri 18 Jan, S6, Liberton High School, 8.30-9.30

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 7.45am.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 10am.  

Prefer to make your own way to the school ?  If you would rather make your own way there we will meet you at the school reception at 8.20am. The school address is: Liberton High School, 328 Gilmerton Road, Edinburgh, EH17 7PT.

Volunteers needed: 
6 Volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet!

Fri 18 Jan, S4, Drummond CHS, 10.45-11.35

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 10.05am.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 12.10pm.  

Prefer to make your own way to the school ?  If you would rather make your own way there we will meet you at the school reception at 10.35am. The school address is: Drummond Community High School, 41 Bellevue Place, Edinburgh, EH7 4BS.

Volunteers needed: 
6 Volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet!

Mon 21 Jan, S4, Eyemouth HS, 14.05-14.55

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 12.30pm.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 4.20pm.  A pick up/drop off may also be available from Queen Margaret University as its on route to the school. If you are interesed in this option please ask about this when you email is.

Prefer to make your own way to the school ?  If you would rather make your own way there we will meet you at the school reception at 1.55pm. The school address is: Eyemouth High School, Gunsgreenhill, Eyemouth, TD14 5LZ.

Volunteers needed: 
6-8 volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet!

Wed 23 Jan, S5, Lornshill Academy, 11.50-12.40

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 10.20am.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 2pm.  A pick up/drop off may also be available from Stirling University as it is near the school. If you are interesed in this option please ask about this when you email is.

Prefer to make your own way to the school ?  If you would rather make your own way there we will meet you at the school reception at 11.40am. The school address is: Lornshill Academy, Tullibody Road, Alloa, FK10 2ES.

Volunteers needed: 
6 volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet!