Skip to main content

Community Sports Volunteer

Organisation: 
Categories: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

The West Euston Time Bank (WETB) is the local area core lead partner for the Regents Park Ward and Andrew Gilbert is the community sports activator.

WETB is developing an exciting range of new community sports initiatives on the estate that so far include Walking Football, Beginners Badminton, Women’s Basketball, Table Tennis, Boccia and Men’s Fitness Walks.

Kith & Kids Club Volunteer

Organisation: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Have a spare weekend or two?

We need volunteers to support children & adults with disabilities to get involved in sports, music, art, drama and more on our fun weekend clubs in North London

No experience needed just enthusiasm and energy!

Male volunteers especially welcome

You’ll receive training & loads of support.

Home Reading Volunteer

Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Do you remember a character from a childhood book as fondly as an old friend?

If you do, you’ll know the magic of being able to slip into another world as and when you need to, or how books can make your world a bigger, brighter place.

For bookworms especially, it’s hard to believe that anyone could see reading as anything other than empowering, or even just a pleasure. For the third of children from disadvantaged areas who leave primary school without being able to read well, often it’s nothing but a chore.

Wild East Schools Project Volunteer

Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Could you inspire young people to learn through nature?

Our Wild Schools project enables children to explore the curriculum in the beautiful outdoor setting of West Ham Park which maximises their learning experience.

Our volunteers guide and support groups of children with learning activities.

Sessions take place all-year’round during term-time on weekdays and last approximately 3 hours.

Volunteer Befriender

Organisation: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Would you like to have the pleasure of knowing that you have helped someone move on in their life and that are more able to take part in society?

As a Volunteer Befriender not only will you make someone feel confident and happy in life, you will find that you yourself have renewed confidence.

Personal Fitness Volunteer

Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Perhaps you’re looking for a placement as part of your course? Centra is a non-profit charity, supporting the needs of vulnerable adults in our community, to provide them with life and skills enhancing support. Our service users live independently in purpose built blocks of flats.

Centra has a partnership with the Amy Winehouse Foundation called Amy’s Place, which provides supported living accommodation for young women in recovery and receiving support with drug and alcohol issues.

Volunteer School Eco-Team Coordinator

Organisation: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help deliver Green Schools Project and support the school Eco-Team in their mission to raise awareness and encourage action on environmental issues.

Fun Maths Activity Helper

Organisation: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 
Thursday, 1 August 2019

Maths on Toast at Pancras Square Library

Help us make maths family fun!

Maths on Toast host free creative maths sessions at Pancras Square Library once a month. Every session is different, inviting children (5-12 years) and their grown-ups to colour, create and enjoy a challenge!

We need people to welcome and support families with the activities! You might be chatting, making, playing games or helping construct a geometrical shape. Either way, our volunteers tell us they enjoy themselves and our visitors find it inspiring to meet them.

Teen Spirit Workshop Facilitator

Organisation: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Body & Soul is a charity dedicated to transforming the life-threatening effects of adverse childhood experiences. We have developed a ‘whole person’ model of care which brings cohesion back to lives that have been fragmented by the traumas of abuse, neglect, illness, or family breakdown. Our community provides people of all ages with a wide range of innovative and creative programmes that support physical, mental and emotional health and well-being.

Siblings Together charity

Organisation: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Supporting Siblings in care and adoption and kinship care who live apart, helping them to spend positive time together having fun and keeping safe within a group. Meeting on a monthly basis at a centre and going out on trips together and playing together to make sure they maintain a good quality relationship together, Supervised and supported by the coordinator for the days and debriefing at the end of each session. DBS and Safeguarding will be offered through the charity

Games Force Volunteer

Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

What have Bradley Wiggins, David Weir and Mo Farah got in common? They have all previously competed in the London Youth Games (LYG) - Europe’s largest annual youth sport event. However, without volunteers this event couldn’t have happened. Why not follow in the footsteps of the awesome London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games Makers and get involved in volunteering? Each year at LYG, over 136,000 young people from 33 London Boroughs are involved in competitions across over 30 different sports. GamesForce is the volunteer programme to support this.

Castle Youth Worker

Categories: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Castle Youth Club is looking for student volunteers! Volunteers will need to help providing an optimal environment for young people to positively engage in activities, setting up, tidying down and facilitating sessions.

Science Outreach for International Students/Scientists

Organisation: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Calling international students and researchers to help tackle educational disadvantage! Immigrant pupils are more likely to underachieve and to be unemployed when leave school. We organise innovative, cross-curricular workshops in schools to help immigrant pupils reach their full potential by meeting role-models.

Literacy Support Volunteer

Organisation: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Make learning an adventure for local young people - Volunteer once a month with The Hackney Pirates

The Hackney Pirates is an innovative education charity supporting young people aged 9-­12 to develop the literacy, confidence and perseverance that will help them achieve both in school and the world beyond. In our unconventional learning space, a pirate ship on Kingsland High Street, young people work on reading and creative writing projects that culminate in the publication of storybooks, CDs and websites.

Career Coach

Organisation: 
Categories: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Future Frontiers is an award winning social enterprise that provides one-to-one careers guidance for pupils from low income backgrounds. Volunteer coaches are paired up with two pupils at a school that serves a low income community in London, providing one hour long coaching session per week for eight weeks. Coaches are given full training and matched to a school for the eight week programme.

Coaches work with their two pupils to uncover their interests, skills and strengths - enabling them to discover career aspirations that motivate them to progress at school.

Hopetown Hostel Volunteer

Organisation: 
Categories: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Hopetown hostel is a large women only hostel, providing accommodation and support to women who are homeless or rough sleeping. Support is provided by a team of keyworkers who work with the women to address their support needs, so that they may return to independent living in the community. The women we house range from 18 years upwards. An integral part of supporting our residents to develop the skills they need to rebuild their lives, gain confidence, and live independent lives again is supporting them around nutrition and healthy eating.

Family Activities Volunteer

Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Noah’s Ark provides regular Family Activities including Family Days, Parent Groups, Siblings Groups and Noah’s Ark Children’s Groups. These activities are designed to provide fun and free days out, allowing children and families the opportunity to meet others in similar situations and to take part in new activities in an accessible environment.

Becoming a Family Activities Volunteer is a serious commitment but it provides a rewarding opportunity to directly support children with life-limiting or life threatening conditions and their families.

Volunteer Assistant Play Worker

Organisation: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Do you love having fun with children while being active? Do you want to support children to develop their self-esteem and confidence through play?

New Horizon Volunteer

Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

New Horizon Youth Centre provides a range of services to young homeless people between the ages of 16 to 21. The drop-in provides a safe environment including various facilities and activities such as a surgery, classes, life skills, sport, free meals, showers and laundry. Various satellite services on employment, education, drugs and family mediation are also available at the centre.

IT Learning and Development Coach

Organisation: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

The Centre works with homeless young people, badly housed families, refugees, asylum seekers and migrants; helping them to obtain employment and break out of the cycle of homelessness and exclusion.

Great Men Workshop Facilitator

Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

We are looking for volunteers to help facilitate our workshops with boys in secondary schools for the Great Men project !

We are looking for men aged 18+ who care about gender equality and are passionate about promoting it. We’re looking for an interest in working with young people, and a willingness to learn, listen and be open. As facilitators it’s not your job to give talks or address school assemblies; we’d want you to lead small group discussions, enable

Ambassador

Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

The main aim of the Ambassador Programme is to represent and promote Noah’s Ark at various community events in Barnet, Camden, Enfield, Haringey and Islington. Your help would really make a difference in helping us raise awareness and funds. It is hoped that volunteers can commit to supporting in this role for a minimum of 12 months, but this can be flexible.

We hope to provide you with the opportunity to build connections with the local community, to develop public speaking skills and to organise effective presentations to deliver to an audience.

Camp Volunteer

Organisation: 
Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Change the lives of children affected by serious illness and their families.

Over The Wall is a national charity that runs camps for seriously ill children. We provide a bit of respite for children whose lives are filled with hospital visits and medication. We rely on our volunteers to help our campers relax and discover they can achieve things they didn’t think they were capable of.

Summer Holidays Volunteer Helper

Date(s): 
Application deadline: 

Help with our residental holidays for people with learning disabilities run entirely by volunteers! Have the oppportunity to act as a carer to an allocated guest providing them with 1 to 1 support and engage them in activities. Our guest have varying levels of needs, but one thing in common, your commitment to their holiday– it is a very special thing. They look forward to the holidays all year and often volunteers have as good a time as they do!

Pages