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Ambassador

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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.

Youth Services Sports Volunteer

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Youth Services Volunteers required to assist in the running of a very lively and growing youth organisation. You will assist in the set-up, management and implementation of a variety of youth led projects including sports activities, cookery classes and art. The only requirement is a fun personality and a willingness to get involved and motivate the young people we work with.

Assistant Coaches (ACs)

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Do you want to do something exciting and rewarding?

Want to be inspired?

Interested in working with young people?

Youth Charity Envision are looking for volunteer Assistant Coaches to empower 16-17 year-olds from inner-city London.

* 2-hours a week (September-April) mentoring with young people

* Flexible around work/study & your location

* Receive training and on-going support

* Develop your facilitation and mentoring skills

Saturday School Volunteer

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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.

Workshop volunteer or Local Lead

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Eye Heroes is the UK’s first child-led campaign to fight avoidable blindness. Children are trained through volunteer-led interactive workshops to become eye health champions and inform adults in their communities about eye health and the benefits of regular eye tests. We are looking for volunteers to conduct one-hour workshops with children aged 8 – 12 years old in schools and after-school clubs.

Academic Mentor

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Oaklands School is an 11-19 school with a small but well established sixth form in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.

The majority of our students come from low socioeconomic backgrounds and are often in receipt of Free School Meals, as well as the 16-19 Bursary. Despite this, a large number of them aspire to continue onto higher education.

New Horizon Volunteer

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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.

Play and Chat Volunteer – Bromley / Chigwell

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During afternoons of diagnostic assessments, parents/carers are given feedback and a possible diagnosis of child/young person. Whilst our clinicians spend time with the parents/carers the child/young person (CYP) is left alone to play – we need to make sure that the child/young person is happy and safe.

This is an important role, as well as spending time talking and/ or playing with a CYP, parents will be relaxed knowing that their CYP is being looked after during this time.

Games Assistant

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Volunteer with a fun organisation which prides itself on compassion and empathy. There are no admin tasks involved, the environment is very ‘feel good’. This is the perfect way to take your mind off stressful exams, take a break from the library and be in the sun, giving disadvantaged children new memories which will last a lifetime. There is no time commitment involved - want to join as a one off and see how it goes’ No problem! Get in touch today!

Bookmark Reading Volunteer

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Could you inspire a child? By reading with a child, you can change their narrative.

We’re on a mission to help every child to read and want you to join us in providing dedicated one-to-one reading support to children who need it most.

Our Bookmark mobile app and flexible 6 week programmes during school term times provide an easy way to organise reading sessions at nearby schools, at times that work for you. A stroll from your accommodation or a short walk after a lecture – you decide.

Group Leader

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Free to Be Kids run residential programmes for young people as a well-deserved break and to fully immerse themselves in nature! Volunteers will be ensuring the young people are supported, safe, and having an amazing time in the great outdoors.

Befriender Volunteer

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Would you like to make a difference in a vulnerable person’s life, if yes, you are welcome to volunteer with One Support. We offer a number of volunteering roles for you and if you have an expertise creative, music, sports you are welcome to volunteer, you will really help our people access the community and achieve their goals.

ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Homework Club Volunteer

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Do you want to work with young refugees, asylum seekers and immigrants?

Come to the Homework Club at Hackney Community College !

You can help 14-19 year old students with:

* Basic English and Maths homework

* Speaking skills

* Fun activities

* Self confidence

The club runs every Friday 2-3.30pm. Training is provided, no qualifications necessary.

Gain some valuable experience and have some fun with a diverse group of lively young adults!

Unit Leader

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Girlguiding is the leading charity for girls and young women in the UK. By volunteering with us you can help us create amazing opportunities for thousands of girls. Guiding happens thanks to more than 100,000 brilliant volunteers - men and women like you who give their time to ensure that we are active across the UK.

Voluntary Assistant Coach

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Could you inspire a young person?

Greenhouse Sports is a charity that develops young people through sport. Our vision is that Every child has a fair chance to succeed. Our mission is to deliver intensive sports coaching and mentoring to help develop the Social, Thinking, Emotional and Physical (STEP) abilities of young people from disadvantaged communities.

As a voluntary assistant your role will be to support of lead coach with the delivery of our sports programme.

Digital Connector

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Want to volunteer at home and make a positive difference to the lives of young people?

We have a team of Helpline Digital Connectors - volunteers who give three hours a week from the comfort of their own home, around the UK, to support our digital channels.

If you’re interested in becoming a Helpline Digital Connector see below for more information.

Volunteer Assistant Play Worker

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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?

Children's Play-worker Volunteer

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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.

Volunteer Tutor - English or Maths

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Volunteering with Action Tutoring is an easy and rewarding way to make a difference to the lives of young people living in your community. By volunteering and tutoring for just one hour a week, you will be able to directly support pupils facing socio-economic disadvantages to build their confidence and help ensure they leave school with the grades needed to build a bright future.

Youth Activities Volunteer

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The Baytree Centre is a social inclusion project for women and girls in the heart of Brixton. The Baytree Youth Service runs after school clubs in a number of different activities and is looking for enthusiastic female volunteers to support and lead these clubs. After school clubs include art, cookery, dance, maths and literacy as well as many more. This is open to those with or without experience and is a fantastic opportunity to give back to the local community while gaining transferable skills to use in both your personal and professional life.

English or Maths Tutor

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Thursday, 10 October 2019

1 in 3 children from low income backgrounds will leave school with no qualifications. Fancy a challenge? Team Up are looking for exceptional UCL students to join its leadership programme. The programme will run alongside your degree and you will:

-Learn: leadership and teaching skills

-Apply: tutoring children from low income backgrounds

Massage Therapy Volunteer

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Perhaps you’re studying a health and beauty, or alternative therapies course; maybe you’re looking for a placement as part of your course; Clarion Futures 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.

Volunteer Literacy Tutor

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Springboard Volunteer Literacy Tutors work with children who have literacy difficultiesas a main area of concern. Their difficulties with learning may stem from difficulties such as dyslexia, a disjointed education, lack of learning, support at home or emotional traumas making it difficult to concentrate in the classroom. Springboard provides a safe earning environment for these children, where the sessions are planned to support the individual child’s needs.

What do Volunteer Literacy Tutors actually do?

Youth Work Volunteer

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Help us build stronger communities in East London by volunteering with our Youth Team at Jack Cornwell youth group or the Harold Road project.

We’re looking for volunteers to support and help young people develop through informal education and learning through an array of positive activities, one to one and group work sessions.

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