Skip to main content

Graphic Design for International Development

Organisation: 

Do you have design skills (InDesign/Photoshop/Illustrator) that you would like to use to influence decision makers and raise the profile of education projects for vulnerable women in the UK and overseas’ This is a flexible but very important role in a small, passionate team. We are looking for someone who can tell the stories of our partners and projects in engaging, creative ways and share messages in innovative ways. Creativity is more important than experience. If you believe in social justice and want communications experience please get in touch.

Outreach Volunteer

Organisation: 

Betknowmore UK have developed an innovative outreach model and we are looking for motivated individuals to develop their skills and support the outreach team. We are working in conjunction with the industry in a landmark pilot project which promises to expand and touch the lives of people affected by gambling related harm. We are the first accredited outreach programme for gamblers in the UK and we hope to have gambling harm recognised by the government and department of health this year. Individuals who work with us can expect plenty of scope for growth, development and fun!

Media Arts Support Volunteer (young people)

Creative volunteers will be required to assist with the delivery of hands-on digital media sessions.

Children's Art Support Volunteer - Pottery

Categories: 

Creative volunteers will be required to assist with the delivery of hands-on art and craft sessions.

School and Family Programming Volunteer

Organisation: 

Do you want to gain hands on, practical experience of working with school and family groups in a heritage setting? Do you want experience of developing and delivering educational programming for a range of ages including under 5s’ Then this role of School and Family Programming Volunteer is for you.

Volunteer Playworkers

Organisation: 

CARIS Camden Families is a small charity that supports homeless families living in hostels in the Borough of Camden in central London. We offer a range of play and learning opportunities to children resident in Camden hostels, to try and mitigate some of the disadvantage that comes with living in overcrowded, under-resourced and insecure accommodation.

Community Connector

Categories: 

We need volunteers to befriend older people who are affected by social isolation and loneliness. By providing regular 1-1 visits, supporting and encouraging older people to access local activities, you will help them to rebuild lost confidence and reconnect with their community. Many older people feel disconnected and undervalued by their community, believing that they have little or nothing of value to offer their neighbourhood.

Mentor - Islington, Westminster and Lambeth

Organisation: 

Chance UK supports children with behavioural difficulties. We are looking for dedicated volunteers to join our mentoring programme! As a mentor, you’ll commit to the programme for an entire year and will spend 2-4 hours every week with your matched child. You will plan and enjoy engaging activities that increase the child’s confidence, leading to the development of more positive behaviour.

Befriending Visitor

The Chinese National Healthy Living Centre is located in Soho (near Chinatown) and is a charity providing health-related services to London’s Chinese community. We have various projects currently e.g., Mental health counselling, Gambling Addiction counselling, Hep B clinic, Sunday doctors, Tai-Chi class, Walk-to-Health, Dementia Awareness & Support and so on. We hold workshops, Reminiscence Tea Houses, training for carers, and we carry out befriending home visits.

Stroke Champions Programme Outreach Volunteer

The Stroke Champions Program is a befriending service for stroke survivors in which volunteers go spend one-to-one time with these individuals in their homes or outdoor places such as coffee shops, parks, etc. The purpose is to build this vulnerable population’s confidence to become an active member in their community. Responsibilites may include, but are not limited to one-to-one visits, being an ambassador to Islinton Stroke Service, Manor Gardens and basic administrative tasks.

Visitor Engagement Volunteer

Organisation: 

The Charterhouse is recruiting Visitor Engagement Volunteers for its new museum opening in January!

Do you enjoy engaging with members of the public and making everybody feel welcome? In partnership with the Museum of London, we are opening to the public for the first time in our 660-year history with a brand-new museum, a learning centre and a newly-landscaped Charterhouse Square.

Bucket Donation Collector

Organisation: 
Categories: 

We are a very small international development charity founded by a member UCL alumni. We specialise in construction aid for communities affected by natural disasters around the world and have completed a number of projects in Sri Lanka, Haiti, Nepal and the Philippines. We are currently fundraising and researching for more projects in the Philippines, especially orphanages and other welfare buildings.

Advice & Assessment Welcome Volunteer

Organisation: 

The Cardinal Hume Centre enables people to gain the skills they need to overcome poverty and homelessness. We help homeless young people, families in need and local people to realise their full potential. We are looking for someone to be part of the main assessment and welcoming point to clients coming to the Centre.

Branch Organisers

Founded by students, SSSK seeks to change the lives of street children around the world.

You can help, as we are looking for a small team to set up a branch at UCL, with a variety of roles.

These include a Chair/President, Secretary (to co-ordinate admin), Treasurer (to keep records of any monies raised or spent), Events Organisers (for fund raising and awareness raising), with Advocacy, Publicity, and Social Media leaders. You will be supported by SSSK Trustees, but are free to develop the branch in your own ways, within an appropriate ethical frame.

Information & Advice Team

Organisation: 

Age UK Camden is an independent voluntary organisation working to enhance the quality of life for older people living in the borough.

Our clients are the focus of our services, some are potentially vulnerable and many have high support needs. We aim for inclusive volunteering but the needs and best interests of our clients will inform our volunteering decisions.

Good quality Information and Advice is vital for Camden’s older people.Volunteers can support this service in lots of ways;

Volunteer Communications and Fundraising Assistant

Organisation: 

Age UK Camden provides a wide range of services, including information, advice and activities to help older people get the most out of life.

This role will support the Communication Manager and the Community Partnerships and Fundraising officer.

The House Mill Volunteer

Organisation: 

House Mill is the largest tidal mill in the world!

The mill dates back to 1776. It is a Grade I listed building, sited on Three Mills Island; a conservation area, it is just south of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, and enjoys excellent transport links. We’re only a short walk from Bromley-by-Bow; 20 minutes by tube from Euston Square!

House Mill is open to the public for guided tours every Sunday, and also throughout the year holds events, education, exhibitions, weddings, music nights and gin tastings.

Aston-Mansfield Fundraiser

Organisation: 
Categories: 

We need volunteers to help us Fundraise towards all the community projects that we deliver and support. All you need is energy, drive and a passion for Aston-Mansfield. Whether you have your own idea or want us to help you find one. You can make a difference to our community!!

Aston Mansfield Events Volunteer

Organisation: 
Categories: 

We’re looking for people who can be the face of the charity in our communities. We encourage you to join us as an events volunteer where you’ll play a vital role in raising awareness about our work. Your role will be to help us with fundraising activities and community events, representing Aston-Mansfield in the local area, helping to engage people with our work building stronger communities. Whether you can do one-off events or regularly attend we need your help. Events include Stalls at our Community Libraries, University Fairs, Fundraising Events ad much more.

Tech Buddy

Organisation: 

Do you think you could be a Tech Buddy and help an older person get online and learn all the amazing things technology has to offer? Maybe you’ve helped your parents or grandparents with online shopping, using their smartphone or setting up a Facebook page. Or you just think it’s really important to get older people online. If so, we want to hear from you.

You’ll meet some great people, gain lots experience of community work in a buzzing and diverse centre, and receive bags of gratitude (and tea and biscuits!) from us!

Saturday School Volunteer

ACS is a non-profit organisation that provides inclusive services to local adults, children and families living on low incomes, supporting young people from disadvantaged backgrounds’ to achieve and develop new skills in the community. We run services from Monday to Saturday weekly. We are seeking volunteers to help, engaging and supporting children, adults and families in various activities. If you have a skill or talent to share, individually or in a group, we would love to hear from you.

Inspire young minds

Organisation: 
Categories: 

Are you trained in Self-Defense? Can you teach someone else to use a sewing machine? Do you feel you could help someone else write a CV?

We need your skills, talents and passion!

You could be offering a practical workshop on how to fix a bike, you could deliver a talk about how to get your first job, it could be a show and tell session. Whatever you think you are able to offer - we are interested in hearing from you.

Pages