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Medway Volunteering Vacancies

Please find below the latest listing of volunteering opportunities available in Medway. To automatically receive updates about volunteering vacancies, along with other news and support, then you can join the Medway Volunteer Network – click here to find out more. 

If you can't find a current opportunity below that interests you, there are national websites that you can browse in the meantime:

 

Do-it - www.do-it.org.uk

Charity Job - www.charityjob.co.uk/volunteer-jobs

Vinspired - www.vinspired.com/

Idealist Resources - www.idealistvolunteering.org/


 

Volunteer dog walker

We provide a free dog walking service to elderly and disabled people who need their dog walking

Organisation: The Light of the World Trust        Location: medway

Link: www.thelightoftheworldtrust.org

Girlguiding Leader in Strood Town

Training to be a leader or assistant working with young ladies age 5 to 18 in three age related sections to provide them with a safe all girls space to explore a wide variety of activities to fit them with life skills and to have fun and adventures together. You will have to be DBS verified and be trained by our association with the help of a mentor.

Organisation: Girlguiding Strood Town        Location: Various halls in Strood area

Link: https://www.girlguiding.org.uk/get-involved/become-a-volunteer/register-your-interest/

Volunteers to support Day Trips

Day trips are a really popular service offered by Age UK Medway, with support from a member of staff and volunteers older people have the chance to go out for the day. These trips can range from Pub Lunches, local events, and trips to the seaside to Theater trips and full day boat trips, but we need people like you to help us.

Organisation: Age UK Medway        Location: Strood, Gillingham and Chatham

Link: www.ageuk.org.uk/medway

BELIVE trustee volunteer

BELIVE is an independent befriending service for local people with a mild-moderate learning disability; as a trustee you will be working as part of a team to shape BELIVE's future. You will be required to attend trustee meetings as/when required, training as/when required. Opportunity to undertake trustee tasks i.e. fund raising, minute taking, contribute at meetings and network with others. Adhere to all policies/procedures i.e. safeguarding, confidentiality, health/safety, equal opportunities and our constitution. For more details, please call Theresa Hammond on 07977696658.

Organisation: BELIVE        Location: Having a car is desirable, meetings will be rotated within the Kent area.

Link: mardengirl@aol.co.uk

BELIVE befriending volunteer

To provide a person-centred befriending service for local people with a learning disability in Medway. To promote a sense of belonging, improve self-esteem, confidence, identity, wellbeing, and for the relief of isolation, poor mental health and, loneliness. You may be asked to befriend a person face to face or, talk to them over the telephone, depending on the person’s needs. For more details, please call Theresa Hammond on 07977696658.

Organisation: BELIVE        Location: Medway, but you will be required to arrange exactly where and when you meet the person you befriend.

Link: mardengirl@aol.co.uk

Office Administration Staff

Office Administration in a busy office, dealing with telephone calls, taking messages, updating spreadsheets, managing files, managing post, filing, and general office work. Applicant needs to be experienced, would suit retired person looking to help in the community and at Charity and Community Hub. Several Posts available to cover busy week. MUST HAVE SOME PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE, PLEASE

Organisation: MRS Community Hub        Location: Chatham High Street

Link: www.mrs.plus

Charity Shop Assistant

Our team of volunteers help to sort, tidy, and rotate stock and greet people as they come in, Our Chatham High Street shop is a part of our Community Hub, and welcome all customers looking for bargains and a chat. Need several volunteers to rotate days through the week and we are open Saturdays.

Organisation: MRS Community Hub        Location: Chatham High Street

Link: www.mrs.plus

Counsellor

We are a drama school looking after 13 students. Some of learners have mental health issues such as anxiety and depression. It would be fantastic if we could have a professional counsellor drop in who can guide and advise them on how to cope and manage their condition effectively. Weekly or monthly meetings etc. Note that the advert is not on the website, so email info@cossons.org for more details.

Organisation: Cosson's School of Performing Arts        Location: The Brook Theatre, Chatham

Link: www.cossons.org

Volunteer Drivers Needed

At Walderslade Together we believe time is the most precious commodity & greatest gift anyone can offer. We are looking for drivers (with own car) to support our members to access the community & reduce loneliness in Walderslade. We offer full training & mileage. If you would like to be part of something special & make a real difference to somebody's life please contact us today.

Organisation: Walderslade Together        Location: Walderslade & ME5

Link: www.waltcic.org.uk

We Need General Volunteers Now To Help Change More Lives In Walderslade

At Walderslade Together we believe time is the most precious commodity & greatest gift anyone can offer. We are looking for people to join our volunteer team to help reduce social isolation & loneliness in Walderslade. We offer full training & a unique range of opportunities, If you would like to be part of something special & make a real difference to somebody's life please contact us today.

Organisation: Walderslade Together        Location: Walderslade & ME5

Link: www.waltcic.org.uk