Members' Area

We're always open to new members. If you're interested in joining Streetwise as a tutor, samba player or just finding out more, then feel free to get in touch.

MEMBERSHIP OF STREETWISE COMMUNITY CIRCUS WORKSHOPS

Membership of SCC is open to anyone who achieves the required skill level – Check out the skill levels document below. Many of our members attend Queens University Juggling Club which runs throughout most of the year 5pm-7pm on a Friday at Queens Student Union snack bar. This is a good place to learn and improve some of the skills that we teach.

 

Membership Process

All new SCC members will be checked and cleared through Access NI. These checks will be carried out annually.

 

All SCC members will attend induction training to make them aware of policies, procedures, guidelines and the boundaries or limits within which they must operate. All members must agree to abide by SCC's drugs policy. All new members will be given a certificate signed and dated confirming that this has taken place

 

All new members must achieve at least level 2 certificates in all the required skills. These levels are available for download below and available at our weekly practice sessions.

 

All new members will be interviewed by two members of the committee to establish their suitability and clarify their understanding of the role of circus tutors including the  core competencies (adopted Oct 2011) required for the position.

 

SCC will require two written references from new members.

 

All new members must be approved by the Board.

 

All information relating to recruitment and selection will be securely and confidentially stored. SCC's handling and storage of criminal history information complies fully with Access NI's Code of Practice for the storage, retention and disposal of disclosure information.

Streetwise Policy Documents

Click on the links below to download all our policy documents.