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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.

Fri 1 Nov, S5, Liberton HS, Edinburgh, 9.30-10.30

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 9.00am.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 11.00am

Additional pick up/drop off locations: We can also pick up at the University of Edinburgh's Kings Buildings as it on the way to the school. If interested please let us know when you email us. The pick up time is to be confirmed but likely to be around 9.10am, dropping off back there after the workshop around 10.50.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Volunteers needed: 
5-10 volunteers
Signed up so far: 
Amy K

Mon 4 Nov, S5, Craigroyston CHS, Edinburgh, 1.40-2.30

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 1pm.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 3.10pm.  

Prefer to make your own way to the school ? If you would rather make your own way to the school we'll meet you in the school reception at 1.30pm. The school address is: Craigroyston Community High School, 67 Pennywell Road, Edinburgh, EH4 4NL

 

Volunteers needed: 
5-8 volunteers
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet!

Wed 6 Nov, S4, Lornshill Academy, Alloa, 11.50-12.40

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 10.15am.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 2.15pm

Additional pick-up/drop off points: As the school is close not far from University of Stirling we can offer a pick up there around 11.20, returning there after the workshop around 13.00. If interested in this pick-up option please let us know when you email us.

 

 

Volunteers needed: 
6 max can be accommodated in LEAPS transport
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet

Wed 6 Nov, S4, Tynecastle HS, Edinburgh, 14.30-15.30

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 14.00.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 16.00.  

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 14.20. The school is address is: Tynecastle High School, 2 Mcleod Street, Edinburgh, EH11 2ND (its just off Gorgie Road, close to Heart of Midlothian Football Stadium and Gorgie City Farm)

 

Volunteers needed: 
5-9 volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet

Thurs 7 Nov, S5, Tynecastle HS, Edinburgh, 9.30-10.30

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 08.55.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 11.00

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 09.20. The school is address is: Tynecastle High School, 2 Mcleod Street, Edinburgh, EH11 2ND (it's just off Gorgie Road and close to Heart of Midlothian Football Stadium and Gorgie City Farm)

 

 

Volunteers needed: 
5-9 volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Nuala B. ( own way )

Thurs 7 Nov, S4, Ross HS, Tranent, 09.35-10.35

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 08.40.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 11.20.  

Extra pick up/drop off locations: We may also be able to pick up volunteers at Queen Margaret University for this worshop as the university is on our way to the school. The timings for pick-up at QMU would be approximately 09.00 (TBC), dropping off back there after to workshop around 10.55 (TBC).

 

 

Volunteers needed: 
6 max can be accommodated in LEAPS transport
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet

Thurs 7 Nov, Teaching Information Session, 6.15-8pm

Where and when: Thursday 7 November, 6.15-8pm - University of Edinburgh, Central Campus, David Hume Tower, Room LG 09

Aimed at: Any registered LEAPS volunteers are welcome to attend. The event is aimed at both those volunteers who are in their final year and thinking of applying for a postgraduate teaching course this year but equally those volunteers who are just contemplating teaching as one of the possible options after graduation. At LEAPS, we try to run this type of event as a small token of our thanks for all of your hard work in volunteering with us! 

Start Date: 
07/11/2019 - 6:15pm
End Date: 
07/11/2019 - 8:00pm

Fri 8 Nov, S5, St Davids RCHS, Dalkeith, 10.15-11.10

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 09.15  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 12.10.

Additional pick up/drop off locations: We should also be able to pick up/drop off at Queen Margaret University for this workshop (TBC) as it's not too far from the school. If interested please ask when you email us. The likely pick up time at QMU would be 9.40, dropping back there around 11.40 after the workshop.

 

Volunteers needed: 
6 max in LEAPS transport
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet!

Fri 8 Nov, S4, Forrester HS, Edinburgh, 10.45-11.40

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 10.00.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 12.20.  

Additional pick up/drop off locations: As the school is not far from Heriot Watt University we should also be able to offer pick up at this university. Times are TBC but likely to be 10.15, dropping off back there after the workshop around 12.10.

Volunteers needed: 
5-9 volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Robert F

Mon 11 Nov, S5, Gracemount HS, Edinburgh, 14.40-15.30

Times for LEAPS transport: Please be at the meeting point (listed and shown below) at the University of Edinburgh for 14.05.  You will be dropped back there after the workshop around 16.00.  

Alternative pick up/drop off locations: We can also offer a pick up at the University of Edinburgh's Kings Buildings as it's on the way to the school. If you would like to opt for this pick up please let us know when you email us and we can confirm timings (likely to be around 14.10.)

 

 

 

Volunteers needed: 
5-8 volunteers required
Signed up so far: 
Nobody yet!