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Trustee

As a Trustee you will be working with one of the most exciting dance foundations & community dance schools that have been delivering dance to North Kensington and surrounding boroughs for over two decades.
The role will involve meeting up with trustees three times a year with the Mark Elie Dance Foundation Trustee team.

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Poetry Group Facilitator

The volunteer will create a welcoming and nurturing environment where carers are encouraged to reflect on poetry and any emotions it may evoke (remote volunteering).
You will strive to make the group popular and fun for those in attendance whilst preparing some poetry in advance on a variety of different themes for each weekly session, such as love, different cultures, music, religion and worldw...

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Volunteer Mentor / Befriender

Family Friends provides practical and emotional support to families with children under the age of 16.
Could you help and give two hours a week to visit a family-in-need in Kensington & Chelsea, Hammersmith & Fulham or South East Brent and are you a good listener and reliable?
>As a volunteer you would be a good listener with an empathetic nature.
>Provide practical and emotional support to ...

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Artist in Residence

Bevington Primary School in North Kensington is looking for an artistic and imaginative volunteer. As an Artist in residence you will be supporting and inspiring pupils in developing their art skills across a range of media.
Working with different classed or year groups to develop art projects from start to finish so that pupils can gain knowledge, skills and understanding in art. Pupils work in ...

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Gardener

Green fingers needed!!
Bevington School is looking for a volunteer to develop the school's garden areas to increase the amount of fruit and vegetables grown.
Regular planting and maintenance of the school's gardens in order to improve the yield of food crops. Produce grown will be used by pupils in lessons to understand the link between science and gardening. It will also be used within food tec...

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Shop Assistant

Peaceful Solutions is looking for volunteer shop assistants to work in their charity shops located in North West London. The role will include sorting stock and dealing with customers. This would be an excellent opportunity to develop a career in the retail sector.
We have shops located in: Kensal Rise, Queens Park and High Street Willesden.

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Food Discussion Facilitator

We are looking for an enthusiastic group facilitator who can encourage an equal distribution of conversation between group participants, stimulate conversation and keep ideas flowing. You do not need to be a cookery guru like Gordon Ramsay, but someone who has a keen interest in sharing cookery ideas.
During the coronavirus pandemic we have overhauled our services and volunteer programme to deliv...

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Carers Death Cafe Volunteer

The Death Cafe is a well-established and global model that brings people together to talk about issues relating to death, funeral, loss and bereavement. It is a participant led conversation. It is a discussion group rather than a grief support or counselling session and attendees can discuss whatever is weighing on your heart and mind.
In running a virtual Carers Death café, we want to give care...

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Physiotherapy volunteer (Outdoor mobility)

Volunteers needed to help older people get active again after illness or a fall.
As a volunteer you could: > Visit a client and take them for a walk to help them improve their Outdoor Mobility.
> Make weekly phone calls to a client to discuss exercises they’ve been given by a Physiotherapist.
Keep Active is a project run by Bishop Creighton House in partnership with the NHS Community Rehabilit...

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Arts Class Volunteer - Online

We are looking for someone with creative flair, who is a keen painter or enjoys drawing. However, it is important that the carer can easily purchase and access the same materials at home for a low cost. For example, clay modelling would be difficult to facilitate. We are looking for a dynamic and outgoing arts and enthusiast who can really bring arts to life and provide some light hearted fun for ...

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Zumba Instructor

As a qualified Zumba Instructor, you will have a passion to make Zumba mainstream and genuinely want to make a key difference to the health and wellbeing of unpaid carers. You will provide a safe, welcoming, and nurturing environment to make a real impact on carers’ emotional wellbeing. This class can be delivered weekly or biweekly depending on your availability.
In response to our 2020 wellbein...

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Scientist in Residence

At Bevington Primary School we are looking for a volunteer with a passion or background in Science to help run and maintain our brand new STEM Centre (Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). This is a perfect opportunity for someone with a background in Science (or any STEM field) who has retired, or a student looking for opportunities to work in a school environment.
Our new Centre ...

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Charity Shop Assistant (Kings Rd)

At Cancer Research volunteers are crucial to our charity shops and their day to day running. we are looking for reliable and committed volunteers to be the face of our shop on the Kings Road. Your duties will be general retail related including: >Talking to customers and making them feel welcome in the shop.
>Operating the till and dealing with various types of payment transactions.
>Answering...

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Shop Assistant - Portobello Road

Cancer Research are looking for reliable and committed volunteers to be the face of our shop in the famous Portobello Road.
Your duties will be general retail related including:
>Talking to customers and making them feel welcome in the shop.
>Advising and helping people as they shop.
>Operating the till and dealing with various types of payment.
>Answering customer enquiries.
>Keeping an eye...

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Shop Assistant - High St Kensington

Do you have a passion for fashion? Do you like engaging with and selling to people? If so, we would love to hear from you!
At the Kensington High Street branch we are looking for reliable and committed volunteers to be the face of our Cancer Research shop.
Your duties will be general retail related including:

>Talking to customers and making them feel welcome in the shop.
>Advising and help...

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Shop Assistant - Earls Court

Retail shops are an essential part of Oxfam's operations. Do you have the qualities that they need in those who run them?
The roles are varied, such as working as a cashier or accepting goods, sorting and pricing them; there will be plenty of contact with the public. Some prior knowledge of specific areas, such as books and fashion, would be useful, but in any case you will need to be confident ...

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Photography Volunteer - Online

We are looking for an expert in photography who is passionate about their work to facilitate a series of online session. Do you know how to capture the perfect photo, and can teach these techniques to others, demonstrating how to modify the gradient, ambience, and lighting?
You may wish to encourage carers to take their own photos and discuss the stories and emotions behind their chosen images. O...

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Employment Law adviser

We are looking for volunteers to assist our employment team in providing legal advice on employment law to clients over the phone/by email on employment related issues, with particular emphasis on their rights during the Covid 19 outbreak.
The role will entail interviewing clients over the phone to obtain relevant information and advising them as to their rights/options. Full support will be pro...

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Advice Worker

Volunteers will work alongside experienced caseworkers to help us deliver our advice service to clients. We are looking for people who have a genuine interest in helping others. If you are looking for experience to help you get back into work, want to volunteer in your retirement or want to develop your skills in a new area of work, then this may be for you.
You do not need to have any specific e...

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Creative Writing Facilitator - Online

As a group facilitator you will prepare a piece of writing prior to each session and engage with the group to reflect upon the emotions and thoughts behind your piece of work.
During the coronavirus pandemic we have overhauled our services and volunteer programme to deliver more activities through Zoom, rather than our traditional face to face support groups. In addition, we will be launching tel...

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