Looking for a volunteering role that will complement your studies? We’ve gathered up vacancies relevant to students within the Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose department.

These are roles where you might be able to use the skills and knowledge from your course, give you an insight into your academic studies, or which have proved popular with students from your faculty.

You can search our full range of vacancies on our main directory.
Online Mentor; Befriender for Children with Long-term Illness
Bright Futures UK
Bright Futures UK was set up with the mission to support young people who are forced to take time out from education due to…
Woodcraft Folk Leader - Inspire and Empower Children!
Highgate & Holloway Woodcraft Folk
Are you passionate about working with children and promoting social justice? Join us as a Woodcraft Folk Leader and help…
Gardening Volunteer 2023-24
Open Space Redevelopment Project
We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help us turn one unused backyard at Thames Reach Hostels into a…
Garden Volunteer
Fulham Palace Trust
Garden volunteering at Fulham Palace is an exciting practical outdoor role and has been running since 2012.  Garden…
Barrow volunteer
Fulham Palace Trust
Market barrow volunteers will work on the barrow outside, selling Fulham Palace’s organically grown plants and produce to…
Boat Restoration
Cody Dock
Our new, ongoing project at Cody Dock!
General gardening
Calthorpe Community Garden
We provide social and therapeutic gardening sessions for those that are 16+ years of age. If you would like to support your…
Front of House
People's Museum
Meet new people, develop new skills and help engage a deprived community. Volunteer in our small community museum and help…
Crew Member
Camden Canals Narrowboat Association
There are public roles such as skipper or crew,  bookings management, and marketingpractical roles such as…
Communications Support Volunteer
Age UK Camden
We are looking for a creative and passionate volunteer who will produce various communication materials and support the…
Festive Season Bucket Collections
St Joseph's Hospice
St Joseph’s Hospice relies on the generosity and support of our local community to permit us to continue providing for our…
Fundraising-Event Stewards
St Joseph's Hospice
St Joseph’s Hospice relies on the generosity and support of our local community to permit us to continue providing for our…
Fundraising-Office Support
St Joseph's Hospice
St Joseph’s Hospice relies on the generosity and support of our local community to permit us to continue providing for our…
Retail Volunteer
St Joseph's Hospice
If you are interested in fashion or charity retail, or simply want to get more involved in your local community, then we…
Climate Change Workshop Facilitator
Climate Ed
A chance for you to inspire children and their families to take action on climate change by reducing their carbon footprints…
Zero Food Waste Volunteer
#Zero Food Waste
We are looking for volunteers to help us redistribute surplus food from UCL cafes to our partner organisations, a homeless…
Cooking or Hosting Volunteers
FoodCycle
Get involved with FoodCycle and become a cooking or hosting volunteer at your local FoodCycle meal today! With 16 projects…
Gentle Gardening Volunteer
Coin Street Community Builders
Make local green spaces more colourful and vibrant through helping with planting and weeding. Volunteering in the sessions…
Social Media Co-ordinator
Camden Federation of Private Tenants
To help raise our profile amongst private renters and other stakeholders by the creative and sustained use of different…
Check in and chat volunteer
FoodCycle
You'll be playing a vital part in connecting with our guests who may be feeling lonely, ensuring they still feel connected.…
Shop volunteer - Hammersmith Shop
British Red Cross
No two days in our shops are ever the same. From the exciting donations that come through our door, to the wonderful…
Shop volunteer - Kensington & Chelsea Shop
British Red Cross
No two days in our shops are ever the same. From the exciting donations that come through our door, to the wonderful…
Shop volunteer - Wandsworth Shop
British Red Cross
No two days in our shops are ever the same. From the exciting donations that come through our door, to the wonderful…
Front of House Volunteer
Richmond Arts Service & Orleans House Gallery
Based in the Reception of the Main Gallery, you will be the first point of contact for visitors to the…