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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 Champion

To represent Sateda at a variety of networking events and venues Explaining what Sateda can offer our volunteers. To give advice and sign post clients to the services provided within Medway. To explain how the Employability Programme works and the various volunteering roles and opportunities available

Organisation: SATEDA        Location: Medway

Link: www.sateda.org

Project Hope

This is a role that can be done at anytime from anywhere. It involves writing letters, cards, postcards, quotes or poems to female prisoners. These letters are words of encouragement, inspiration and empowerment to let the ladies know that someone somewhere is thinking about them. Please register your volunteering interest on our website.

Organisation: SATEDA        Location: Medway

Link: www.sateda.org

Volunteer Befrienders

Our volunteer befrienders come in many shapes and sizes; we welcome people across all communities and with many diverse interests. We work with many isolated and lonely people across Medway of all age groups, and with many different interests. We work to try to help improve their lives by nurturing their social connections within the local community.

Organisation: Medway Voluntary Action Befriending Programme        Location: Your Home

Link: http://www.medwayvoluntaryaction.org.uk/Befriending

Involving Medway Community Health Researchers

Are you interested in improving health and wellbeing in Medway? Would you like to help people get heard? Do you want to learn new skills? Medway Voluntary Action is recruiting to expand their team of volunteer Community Health Researchers to help make sure the voices and experiences of local people are listened to in health planning. We are interested in recruiting local residents from across the Medway Towns to carry out interviews within local communities. You will receive free training and additional support from MVA.

Organisation: Medway Voluntary Action        Location: Medway

Link: Please contact us on involvingmedway@mva.org.uk

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN MONEY MANAGEMENT, BUDGETING, BENEFIT ENTITLEMENT AND BEST DEALS?

WOULD YOU LIKE TO DEVELOP YOUR FINANCIAL KNOWHOW AND HELP OTHERS IMPROVE THEIRS? If your answer is YES becoming a Volunteer Financial Capabilities Mentor could be for you. As a Financial Capabilities Mentor you will use your budgeting and debt management skills to support families facing financial difficulties. You will also provide information and assist them to find the best utility deals. For more details please contact Beth on the email address below.

Organisation: Medway Voluntary Action        Location: Medway

Link: beth@mva.org.uk

Girlguiding Virtual Volunteering Opportunities

Our incredible Girlguiding Kent West volunteers will continue to provide brilliant online opportunities for girls & young women during lockdown. Fancy sparing an hour or two a week to join us to make sure we can reach even more? We have lots of flexible opportunities that can be done sat on your sofa at home!!! To find out more about local Girlguiding follow this link: www.girlguidingkentwest.co.uk. Or to apply follow the link below:

Organisation: Girlguiding (Kent West & Medway)        Location: Medway - Remotely from home

Link: jenni.davis@girlguiding.org.uk

Telephone Befriending

Do you have a couple of hours per week to help us reduce social isolation? You can support people on the Hoo Peninsula from the comfort of your home and when it suits you best.

Organisation: wHoo Cares        Location: Anywhere

Link: https://www.whoocares.org.uk/volunteering.html

Drivers Needed

We are looking for volunteers willing to support people in our community on the Hoo Peninsula with transport to medical appointments, shopping and prescription collection. Full training provided and mileage rate paid.

Organisation: wHoo Cares        Location: Hoo Peninsula

Link: https://www.whoocares.org.uk/volunteering.html

Befriending Hotline during lockdown

If you have regular availability, consider joining our Befriending hotline during lockdown From the comfort of your own home we will support you all the way.

Organisation: wHoo Cares        Location: Anywhere

Link: https://www.whoocares.org.uk/volunteering.html

The Princes Trust Volunteer opportunities (Mentor)

We are reaching out to individuals, businesses and organisations with an exciting opportunity to volunteer as a Princes Trust mentor or to support us in our efforts to reach more people. Mentoring supports young people to build confidence, helping them to develop important life skills so that they can enter education, training, work or set up a business. Please help us make a real difference. Contact Gail Wood at the email address given below for further details.

Organisation: The Princes Trust        Location: Kent and Medway

Link: Gail.Wood@princes-trust.org.uk