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Communication Support Volunteer

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Do you have strong communication skills’ Do you like working with people? Are you training as a therapist?

Come and meet our peer leaders and peer led groups who meet within the Blackfriars area of London. It is a great opportunity to meet people with acquired communication disability and to learn what it is to live with disability. You will acquire insight into group facilitation and huge experience in meetings a wide range of individuals and practicing your supported communication skills.

Fundraising Guru

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Are you a creative and outgoing person with a good team of friends’ Would you like to collaborate with your friends and throw yourselves behind a small project to raise some funds for a small charity providing a life line to so many?

You can do this with great flexibility in your own time and location, All we ask is that you keep in very regular weekly contact with Sally.

You would have the added opportunity to meet and engage with some of our members and perhaps involve them on your project.

Social Clubs Volunteer

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London is an amazing city, full of opportunity and change, but for some of our older neighbours those changes can be isolating, and deepen feelings of anonymity and loneliness that are already synonymous with old age.

Join us at a social club to learn, laugh and share experiences with your older neighbours and remind them of the value they bring to the community. From yoga to Pub Club and podcast recording to street dancing, we try anything and everything - our only rule is no bingo!

We host the event, you bring the energy.

Legal Intern

Are you looking to gain experience in human rights law? We are looking for a legal assistant who will assist the Legal Officer with duties and gain experience of and insight into the world of international human rights law. These duties include conducting legal research, monitoring and analysis of human rights issues in Turkey, assistance with the documentation and organisation of legal materials, analysis of ECtHR judgments, and with preparing and drafting communications to United Nations bodies and providing administrative support to the Legal Team.

Residential Camp – Volunteers

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Are you interested in helping at residential activity camps for children and teenagers living with serious health challenges’ We offer them and their families a week of experiences that are memorable, fun, empowering, physically safe and medically sound and we need a superb group of volunteers to make the magic happen. We have a variety of exciting camp roles available. These include: Activity Leader, Team Mate, Camp Recorder (Photographer), Safeguarding Officer & Clinical Volunteer.

Social Enterprise Volunteer (Independent Shop and Gallery)

Peter Bedford Housing Association (PBHA) has been inspiring brighter futures for over forty years, supporting excluded and vulnerable adults to achieve independence and social inclusion through our supported housing and training programmes.

Ability Bikes Saturday Assistant

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Are you looking to improve the lives of disabled people and their families’ Do you love exercise? We are looking for volunteers to assist in the running of our free cycling sessions on Saturday’s. These sessions use ‘ability bikes’ that are specially adapted bicycles for use by people with disabilities. We have nine bikes which are kept in Regent’s Park where they are used by various groups.

Policy and Research Volunteer

Could you help a health charity understand the impact of its work by carrying out research and develop policies related to health in Africa.

Africa Health Organisation (AHO) is an international health agency providing health and social care in Africa. Its main activities are disease prevention, treatment and medical research.

AHO is looking for dedicated volunteers to carry out research and provide analysis and development of policies. The research will concentrate on basic health and social indicators such as mortality and morbidity indicators..

Lottery Fundraising Volunteer

Help a health charity raise funds by distributing lottery leaflets and encouraging people to join weekly lottery draw.

Africa Health Organisation (AHO) is an international health agency providing health and social care in Africa. Its main activities are disease prevention, treatment and medical research.

AHO is looking for dedicated volunteers to recruit long-term support through distributing lottery leaflets, promoting the lottery and encouraging people to join the weekly lottery draw.

Coach

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Sunday, 19 August 2018

Award-winning education charity Yes Futures is looking for enthusiastic and committed Coaches to help run their personal development programmes from September 2018 to February 2019. We will be taking on a number of individuals to work with our students across schools in London and the South. The programme involves a range of extra-curricular experiences: including visits to workplaces, employment skill workshops, community action challenges, an outdoor residential trip, and regular Coaching sessions.

Boutique Shop Volunteer (Portobello)

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Do you have a flair for fashion and an eye for design? Do you like chatting with people and want to help raise awareness and money for children in the UK and overseas’ Then we’d love you to join our Mary’s Living and Giving shop.

Boutique Shop Volunteer (Fulham)

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Do you have a flair for fashion and an eye for design? Do you like chatting with people and want to help raise awareness and money for children in the UK and overseas’ Then we’d love you to join our Mary’s Living and Giving shop.

Boutique Shop Volunteer (Westbourne Grove)

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Do you have a flair for fashion and an eye for design? Do you like chatting with people and want to help raise awareness and money for children in the UK and overseas’ Then we’d love you to join our Mary’s Living and Giving shop.

Employer Engagement Volunteer

Do you have an excellent telephone manner? Would you like to help disabled people launch their careers?

We are looking for a volunteer who is able to identify and recruit local employers who would be interested in considering our clients for jobs and work experience.

Mentor

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WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE?

Betknowmore UK have implemented the first and only outreach programme in the country with betting shops in Islington and offers you the opportunity to grow together with this innovative field of work.

From working with addicts, to event management and social media, we want interns, mentors and trainee counsellors and anyone who wants to learn and develop within the voluntary sector. Our doors are open.

Volunteer Bookseller/Music Specialist

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Oxfam Bloomsbury is Oxfam’s flagship bookshop. We are looking for book and music lovers to help us run this fantastic shop.

Just bring a passion for books and a smile ï?

Till Operative
-The customer facing representative of our shop and of Oxfam

Storeroom Person
-To help with incoming donations, processing gift-aid, sorting and pricing, keeping our stored stock safe and workable.

Volunteer School Eco-Team Coordinator

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Green Schools Project helps schools to support young people to lead environmental projects such as energy saving and encouraging walking to school, helping to inspire their school and community to go green.

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.

Social Media and Marketing Assistant

KCC is undergoing significant organisational and cultural change â?? planning to successfully negotiate the challenges of meeting the increasingly diverse needs and demands of our communities. We are therefore seeking student volunteers - including postgraduates, who would like to play an active role in the next phase of KCC development â?? whilst gaining work and organisational experiences. Becoming a volunteer you will learn about KCC’s future plans and how you could help.

Bridging Generations - Volunteering with older people

We have expanded our programme of activities and would love to recruit some enthusiastic volunteers to make a difference to the lives of isolated older people at art, fitness, wellbeing and IT sessions. Join the Community Programmes team as a vital volunteer for our older people’s sessions and help bring joy and friendship to the lives of some of the most isolated members of our community.

Over 50s Art Club and craft session - Every other Friday 11am - 4pm

@Coin Street neighbourhood centre, 108 Stamford Street, SE1 9NH

Gentle Gardening Volunteer

Make local green spaces more colourful and vibrant through helping with planting and weeding. Volunteering in the sessions will also improve health and reduce isolation of participants by growing food to share and supporting those who need help to get involved or just want to have a chat. Gardening has been proven to have therapeutic benefits, helping alleviate isolation and depression though the combination of gentle exercise, getting outside, growing plants and social interaction.

LGBT+ Mentor

Would you like to make a difference to the lives of LGBT+ young persons?

Are you able to be a role model and a mentor to a young LGBT+ person?

Would you like to volunteer in young, dynamic organisation which strives for always putting young persons first?

Are you passionate, kind and attentive to details?

Then being an LGBT+ mentor is a perfect role for you!

Knitting Volunteer

Centra Care & Support are looking for volunteers to lead fun activities for service users living in sheltered accommodation. Perhaps you’re into knitting. From as little as 1 hour per week, we have different volunteering opportunities across London for friendly people to facilitate such as Knitting Volunteering, with the aim of providing an environment where vulnerable adult service users feel valued.

Healthy Eating Volunteer

Centra Care & Support are looking for volunteers to lead fun activities for service users living in sheltered accommodation. Perhaps you are studying a nutrition or health related degree. From as little as 1 hour per week, we have different volunteering opportunities across London for friendly people to facilitate such as Healthy Eating Volunteering, with the aim of providing an environment where vulnerable adult service users feel valued.

All volunteers receive expenses, thorough training, shadowing opportunities, and DBS checks.

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