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Started on Friday 20th October 2017, 276 days ago

We are looking for people passionate about stories to join our Front of House team and bring our unusual exhibitions to life through enthusiasm and energy.

Your focus will be exceptional customer service, ensuring people know how to use the exhibitions and creating the opportunity to create discussions around stories. As a steward, you may also be required to help with our … more details

You must be over 14 years old You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

communication,storytelling,front of house,events,learning and participation,meeting people,customer service,meeting people

Started on Monday 18th June 2018, 35 days ago

Didcot TRAIN, Inspiring Young People, registered charity no.1176258 works with and for all young people in Didcot, especially those who, for whatever reason, are having a tough time. Our vision is for all the young people of Didcot and the surrounding area to be empowered to grow into social and personal stability.

We are seeking an individual with experience of children's … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

community development,skills development,trustee duties

Started on Monday 4th September 2017, 322 days ago

We are a local organisation that visit elderly, disabled or lonely people in their own home. We ask volunteers to fill in an application form and agree to a DBS check. All the qualifications needed are a willingness to commit to two hours a week on a regular basis and a compassion for those not so fortunate as yourself. Use of your own transport is very useful but not … more details

You must be over 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

Started on Monday 16th October 2017, 280 days ago

The Nasio Trust are looking for a volunteer to help us raise funds for the communities we support in East Africa by writing to grant bodies and foundations. Similar organisations are able to raise a huge proportion of their annual income through grant applications, and this is something The Nasio Trust has been unable to capitalise on this past year.
We are looking for … more details

You must be over 16 years old Expenses Paid

Started on Wednesday 1st November 2017, 264 days ago

We are looking for new Volunteer Trustees for our highly regarded and proactive Charity. OPA has been delivering a Countywide service across Oxfordshire for over 40 years. (OPA is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation - Registered Charity Number 1160320).
OPA’s mission is to champion and to support the rights of all Children and Young People to have access to, high quality, … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Friday 12th January 2018, 192 days ago

We are looking for volunteers living in Oxford City who are willing to offer time to help older people with practical or befriending needs. We are particularly looking for people with their own cars who can offer volunteer transport, but we are also looking for people who are happy to become a befriender, help with shopping or small gardening jobs and possibly support with … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Wednesday 17th January 2018, 187 days ago

To play popular songs on piano or guitar to enable our residents to sing along in a group session as they just love music. more details

You must be over 16 years old

Started on Monday 12th February 2018, 161 days ago

We need patients, carers and members of the public who can attend occasional meetings at times to suit them. They will be asked for their opinion on aspects of a research project and asked to comment and make suggestions for ways in which it could be improved. The results will be research that is more relevant to patients and the users of the NHS. You will get personal … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Tuesday 6th March 2018, 139 days ago

Bridewell Gardens is a mental health charity, founded in 1994, that offers social and therapeutic horticulture to adults living in Oxfordshire. We are a recovery service and as such our aim is to work with people with enduring mental health issues, helping them move forward until they are able to lead more active lives in the wider local community.
Key Responsibilities of … more details

You must be over 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Started on Monday 2nd April 2018, 112 days ago

We are looking for a helpful, friendly, qualified Accountant to update our cashbook on a monthly basis and prepare annual Receipts and Payments Accounts.

Approximately 2-4 hours per month, working from home. more details

You must be over 16 years old Expenses Paid

Started on Tuesday 3rd April 2018, 111 days ago

We offer free, confidential advice and support to people in Rose Hill and surrounding areas, particularly in relation to benefits and debt. We help hundreds of people each year to access benefits, reduce their debts and develop manageable budgets for the future.
Our Receptionists are all volunteers. We do not ask them to give advice but they are vital in acting as the face … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Tuesday 1st May 2018, 83 days ago

Would you like to volunteer by sharing some time each week helping adults with learning disabilities to help increase happiness and well-being through personalised and group activities including art, music, sport and outings, providing support in a welcoming environment?

We are looking for motivated people who are reliable and who can ideally commit to a regular few hours … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

Started on Thursday 10th May 2018, 74 days ago

We are looking for another volunteer to join our Singing for the Brain group in Risinghurst. Singing for the Brain is one of the most popular services offered by Alzheimer's Society and provides a structured group session for older people with dementia who may wish to attend alone or with a carer. The service is designed around the principals of music therapy and singing and … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Thursday 10th May 2018, 74 days ago

Singing for the Brain ® is one of the most popular and well-loved services provided by Alzheimer's Society and provides a structured group session for older people with dementia who may wish to attend alone or with a carer. The service is designed around the principals of music therapy and singing and offers a chance for people to socialise and have fun in a safe and supported … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Thursday 10th May 2018, 74 days ago

Singing for the Brain ® is one of the most popular and well-loved services provided by Alzheimer's Society and provides a structured group session for older people with dementia who may wish to attend alone or with a carer. The service is designed around the principals of music therapy and singing and offers a chance for people to socialise and have fun in a safe and supported … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Monday 11th June 2018, 42 days ago

The role of the shop volunteer is to help the manager in the shop during their shift. Shifts are either in the morning or the afternoon and last2 hours. It includes a wide diversity of tasks such as working on the till, advising customers, unpacking and pricing deliveries and helping to keep the shop clean and tidy. more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

Started on Sunday 1st July 2018, 22 days ago

A vacancy has arisen on our Board of Trustees. Trustees meet quarterly, in either Banbury or Bicester and oversee the governance and strategy of this local, independent charity more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Monday 2nd July 2018, 21 days ago

Our Volunteer Receptionists are the public face of Synolos and are an important part of our team.

We are looking for volunteers to join us and help in the running of our reception. We're looking for two receptionists to cover shift patterns from Monday to Friday to join our team of experienced volunteers and key working staff. more details

You must be over 18 years old You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

Starts on Wednesday 1st August 2018 in 9 days

The Board of Trustees of Wantage Independent Advice Centre (“WIAC”) is seeking to appoint a new Chair to take the organisation forward whilst also continuing its vital work supporting those in need for any reason including ill-health, disability, financial hardship, social exclusion, housing issues or any other disadvantage across the Vale area. This support is provided … more details

You must be over 16 years old

Starts on Friday 17th August 2018 in 25 days

This is an critical role to support the Chair of Oxford Fair Trade in the smooth functioning of the Steering Group, which helps Oxford to maintain its status as a Fairtrade City and to promote fair trade in Oxford and beyond. The Secretary would be responsible for planning agendas with the Chair for circa six meetings a year including the AGM, for room booking, taking minutes … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Starts on Saturday 18th August 2018 in 26 days

Being a Universify coach allows you to gain invaluable skills and experience whilst making a huge difference to GCSE students from across the UK. We need your support for:

One week Summer course on either of the following dates:
18th August – 25th August
25th August – 2nd September
A three day Easter residential
Monthly remote coaching via Skype or phone 1:1 with your … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Tuesday 1st August 2017, 356 days ago

Do you have a friendly personality?
Do you have great organisational skills?
Do you have a warm telephone manner?
Then we would love to hear from you...
You could be part of the Banbury based admin team behind our Volunteer Connect Community Transport scheme.
You would be registering our client's journeys and matching them to our drivers. more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

helping,help people,listening,computer skills,telephone,reception

Started on Monday 14th August 2017, 343 days ago

Restore is an Oxfordshire based mental health charity which supports people to recover and find work. We are looking for volunteers to help support, encourage & motivate group service users with mental health difficulties in our Recovery Groups. Our Recovery Groups are activity based projects which include gardening, woodwork, ceramics, arts and crafts. You'll participate in … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

listening,helping people,gardening,woodwork,arts and crafts,supporting people,mental health

Started on Wednesday 16th August 2017, 341 days ago

One of the most important services that Oxfordshire Association for the Blind (OAB) provides is matching volunteers with visually impaired people in order to combat social isolation and loneliness. Volunteers visit blind and partially-sighted people, usually in their own homes but sometimes in a residential home, to provide companionship, practical help and support to get out … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

help people,companionship,blind and partially sighted,listening,conversation,practical support,loneliness,befriending

Started on Sunday 27th August 2017, 330 days ago

Hundreds of lonely and isolated people of all ages across Oxfordshire are seeking companionship, transport or practical help from friendly volunteers. It might be doing the shopping, getting to appointments or being someone to chat to over a cup of tea. Ami will show you what's needed near you and help you to register with a local voluntary organisation. more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

helping,help people,listening,driving,supporting people in their recovery,practical support,blind and partially sighted,parents,gardening,companionship,intergenerational friendship,conversation,elderly,loneliness,disabled

Started on Monday 28th August 2017, 329 days ago

The Men’s only Mentoring project (funded by MTC Novo CRC) is currently delivering to the most challenging and complex needs in the Thames Valley Community. We are supporting men with their resettlement and rehabilitation. Our service is designed to provide advocacy and a conduit to refer men to other existing provisions. We are looking for volunteers to support the men … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

mentoring,signposting to other agencies,debt management

Started on Tuesday 29th August 2017, 328 days ago

Do you live in the Cherwell area?
Do you have your own car?
Are you able to drive people to their essential appointments?
Then we would love to hear from you...
You can volunteer as much or as little as you like and your time will make a huge difference to people's lives.
Passengers pay a mileage charge of £0.45 per mile to help cover your fuel costs
more details

You must be over 17 years old Expenses Paid

helping,help people,drivingcar,drive,banbury,volunteer

Started on Tuesday 5th September 2017, 321 days ago

Befrienders visit people of any age and ability in their own home for company and conversation. Typically most people visited are elderly, some have a degree of dementia but others are compos mentis. Befrienders also visit younger people with physical or learning disabilities, visual impairment or mental health problems. Befrienders occasionally accompany people for short … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

companionship,conversation,elderly,disability,mental health,respite,shopping,wheelchair outings,paperwork

Started on Tuesday 5th September 2017, 321 days ago

Volunteer drivers use their own cars to take people to appointments mainly in West Oxfordshire. These can be hospital appointments or other medical appointments, dental appointments, visits to spouses in care homes, hair dressers or day centres and other places. Drivers get expenses of 45p a mile from their own home which are usually paid direct to them in cash by the client … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

hospital,appointments,helping,elderly,disability,mental health,shopping,driving

Started on Tuesday 5th September 2017, 321 days ago

Volunteer gardeners look after the garden of somebody who is unable to do this for themselves due to frailty or disability. Tasks can include lawn mowing, weeding, pruning and basic tidying - no specific horticultural knowledge is required! Volunteers use the person's own tools and are not expected to bring their own equipment. During the growing season weekly/fortnightly … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

helping people,diy,decorating,gardening,elderly,disability

Started on Wednesday 6th September 2017, 320 days ago

We are looking for an enthusiastic and cheerful volunteer to help us maintain our Banbury office.

Some basic DIY skills are required but all equipment is provided and we pay out-of-pocket expenses. We could really use some help to put up notice-boards, change fluorescent light-tubes, do small decorating jobs etc.

The amount of time required and days to come in are … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

help people,helping,meeting people,diy,handyman,handywoman

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 318 days ago

Restore is a mental health charity which supports people to recover and find work. We are looking for a Reception volunteer to welcome visitors to Restore and to also help with administrative tasks such as filing, photocopying, data entry, as well as many other tasks. You will also be a part of a friendly team and this volunteer role is very rewarding. We ask for at least one … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

office admin,admin,mental health,data entry,reception

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 318 days ago

Restore is an Oxfordshire based mental health charity which supports people to recover and find work. We are looking for volunteers to help support, encourage & motivate group service users with mental health difficulties in our Recovery Groups. Our Recovery Groups are activity based projects which include gardening, woodwork, cooking and arts and crafts. You'll participate in … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

gardening,arts and crafts,woodwork

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 318 days ago

Restore is an Oxfordshire based mental health charity which supports people to recover and find work. We are looking for volunteers to help support, encourage & motivate group service users with mental health difficulties in our Recovery Groups. Our Recovery Groups are activity based projects which include gardening, woodwork, ceramics, arts and crafts. You'll participate in … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

listening,mental health,woodwork,cooking,supporting people

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 318 days ago

Restore is an Oxfordshire based mental health charity which supports people to recover and find work. We are looking for volunteers to help support, encourage & motivate group service users with mental health difficulties in our Recovery Groups. Our Recovery Groups are activity based projects which include gardening, woodwork, ceramics, arts and crafts. You'll participate in … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

listening,woodwork,ceramics,arts and crafts,gardening,supporting people

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 318 days ago

Restore believe that everyone has the capacity to make a valuable contribution to the community, and our recovery services aim to support that process. We are looking for volunteers to help support, encourage & motivate group service users with mental health difficulties in our Recovery Groups. Our Garden Cafe on Manzil Way is open to the public on weekdays and is a much … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

catering,cafe,cooking,customer service,supporting people,helping people,mental health

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 318 days ago

Restore is an Oxfordshire based mental health charity which supports people to recover and find work. We are looking for volunteers to help support, encourage & motivate group service users with mental health difficulties in our Recovery Groups. Our Littlemore Recovery Group comprises a small shop and café in the grounds of Littlemore Mental Health Centre which serves … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

helping people,mental health,catering,customer service,cooking and baking,supporting people

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 318 days ago

Restore is an Oxfordshire based mental health charity which supports people to recover and find work. As a Coaching volunteer you will be offering one to one support to someone to help them achieve goals such as finding work, training or volunteering opportunities. You will have 12 sessions with your client for 1 hour a week. Through your volunteering time there be one to one … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

listening,mental health,coaching

Started on Monday 11th September 2017, 315 days ago

During sessions, our helpers groom and tack up our horses and ponies assist the qualified Coaches with mounting and dismounting riders and support the riders by leading or side-walking. During non-sessions, general yard and horse maintenance more details

You must be over 16 years old You must be under 0years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

help people

Started on Tuesday 12th September 2017, 314 days ago

New Leaf are looking for Volunteers to help raise funds for the New Leaf Out Of The Box Workshop through organising local fundraising events, such as coffee mornings, sales mornings,collections at supermarkets. Opportunities to develop skills in bid writing if interested. Flexible hours. Based from home.

Out Of The Box is a social enterprise producing hand-made … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

help people,helpinghomeless,refugees

Started on Tuesday 12th September 2017, 314 days ago

Restore is an Oxfordshire charity that supports people with mental health problems to achieve goals and recover. We provide training, encouragement, a supportive environment, the chance to achieve, and one to one support.

We have a rewarding opportunity for volunteers to visit acute psychiatric wards to support people with mental health problems. You will be encouraging … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

listening,signposting,mental health

Started on Friday 15th September 2017, 311 days ago

Citizens Advice North Oxon & South Northants is a charity and we are reliant on donations and fundraising to provide our essential, free service for clients.

If you can bake a cake to sell, help us with street collections or come up with ideas we haven't thought of, then we'd love to hear from you more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

help people,helping,fundraise

Started on Tuesday 26th September 2017, 300 days ago

Flexicare is a small, Oxfordshire-based charity providing babysitting services to families with a disabled child. We rely on our amazing volunteers to help us!

Our volunteers come from a variety of backgrounds some have been nurses or special education teachers, some have had disabled children or grandchildren of their own, others don’t have any obviously relevant past … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

disability,help at home,children and young people,children,disabled,helping others,helping

Started on Wednesday 27th September 2017, 299 days ago

PURPOSE: to provide emotional support to detainees in the form of weekly visits and to communicate with the office-based Detainee Support Team about any other issues the detainee has that the team may be able to help with, e.g. bail application, asylum appeal.
Among our visitors is a group of health professionals who monitor physical and mental health issues that Campsfield … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

befriending,supportlistening,communication,helping others

Started on Wednesday 27th September 2017, 299 days ago

During term time we run a youth club for 13 - 18 year olds with a learning disability or Autism between 5.30 - 8.30pm.

Activities are chosen by the young people and have included a Pyjama Party mocktail making, workshop glow in the dark bowling, a superhero session and much more! Cooking, karaoke and gaming on the Playstation are regular features.

We often use local … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

helping,listening,help people,having fun

Started on Thursday 28th September 2017, 298 days ago

In a nutshell, our organisation, SENDIASS supports parents who have children with SEND. We do this by listening to their concerns. Sometimes all they need is clarification or advice on what to do next. Sometimes the situation can be more complex: it could be that their child has just had a diagnosis and the parents don’t know where to start. They might have already had … more details

You must be over 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

special educational needs,school,parents,education,disability,autism,dyslexia,mental health,behaviour,speech and language,occupational therapy,teacher,senco,cross gender,college,sen,downs syndrome,physical difficulties,special school,disabled,supporting people,practical support

Started on Thursday 28th September 2017, 298 days ago

Helping to set up from 9am, interacting with children and families, serving lunch and clearing up. Thursday mornings from 9am to 12.30pm at Cutteslowe Community Centre. more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

children,families,play,play activities,supporting childrenplay

Started on Friday 29th September 2017, 297 days ago

Association Visitors act as the main contact for people living with MND (this includes the person with MND, their family and carer) on behalf of the Association. They keep in regular contact offering confidential emotional support, and accurate information to enable people with MND to make informed choices.
On completion of your training course and registration you would … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,listening,meeting people,health,supporting people,information providercaring

Started on Sunday 1st October 2017, 295 days ago

At Advance we support people with mental health conditions and learning disabilities in their home or out in the community.

We are currently looking for Volunteers to play an essential role in assisting our Support Workers to enhance and enrich the lives of our customers. This could be a great opportunity for you if you are looking to gain experience within the Social Care … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

listening,helping,help people,meeting people,companionship,gardening,learning disabilities,team work,shopping,reading,talking,friendship,befriending

Started on Sunday 1st October 2017, 295 days ago

Researchers

By using evidence that Citizens Advice gets from our clients, you could help bring about changes in local and national policies and services which can benefit everyone - even those who have never used a local Citizens Advice before. As a campaigner you'll:

•fill out and gather evidence forms which explain the detail of what our clients come to us about
•find … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

meeting people,office skills,analysis,researching,researchers

Started on Sunday 1st October 2017, 295 days ago

Volunteer drivers can give as much time as they can spare. There is no regular commitment.
If you can spare a few hours each month our clients will be very grateful.
Drivers are reimbursed by clients at the end of each journey. The amount is based on the miles travelled at the rate of 45p. per mile.
You would be helping those in the local community who have no other means … more details

You must be over 25 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

help people,driving,meeting people,listening

Started on Sunday 1st October 2017, 295 days ago

Volunteers who give advice to our clients are at the heart of our service and we could not manage without them. Volunteer advisers receive full training in the skills needed to help people deal with their problems and learn how to find the information the client needs from our extensive database. Volunteers are supported and supervised as they begin to give advice and will get … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,listening,help people,advise,legal,trainingtelephone,advisor,,advice

Started on Sunday 1st October 2017, 295 days ago

Our Receptionists are the public face of every local Citizens Advice, managing ‘front-of-house’ based on the information given by the advice session supervisor. Depending on the size and resources of the local Citizens Advice, the receptionist role may be carried out by more than one person. Our receptionists carry out the following duties:
•greet our clients and other … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,listening,help people,welcoming,computer skills,photocopying

Started on Sunday 1st October 2017, 295 days ago

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed volunteer to help manage the NOA Neighbourly Help Scheme with our centre manager. This free service matches up requests from local people with Neighbourly Help volunteers for support with shopping, getting to appointments or having a regular visit for some company. The role involves liaising with the Neighbourly Help volunteers, … more details

You must be over 18 years old You must be under 0years old Accessible Expenses Paid

help people,meeting people,loneliness

Started on Sunday 1st October 2017, 295 days ago

Tooley's is a working boatyard that services and repairs narrow boats on the Oxford Canal at Banbury. The site is the oldest working boatyard on the inland waterways and dates from 1788. It has two scheduled ancient monuments and is incorporated into the Banbury Museum. There is an opportunity to train as a volunteer helmsman to provide 45 minute boat trips plus learn skills … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

heritage,meeting people,boatshistory,repairs

Started on Monday 2nd October 2017, 294 days ago

We are looking for friendly people to volunteer as digital helpers in libraries to teach basic digital skills to people with little or no experience with computers or the internet.

If you are:
- patient
- have good communication skills
- competent in using computers and the internet (you don't need to be an expert!)
- and can volunteer in a library for a few hours a … more details

You must be over 14 years old Accessible

computer skills,library,digital upskillinghelping others

Started on Monday 2nd October 2017, 294 days ago

We are looking for committed individuals who can offer their time for a minimum of one year as a volunteer befriender.

As a volunteer befriender you will meet with an Archway Friend (service user), for an hour once a fortnight, either in their own homes or at an agreed meeting place such as a coffee shop.

Volunteer befriending is an opportunity to support individuals … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

listening,meeting people,mental healthcompanionship,socialising

Started on Monday 2nd October 2017, 294 days ago

Do you have some free time and your own car you can use to help us provide much needed transport. Volunteer drivers are required to bring Archway Friends (service users) into organised social groups in Oxford City and in Abingdon on Monday evenings, Wednesday Mornings in Oxford and on Fridays in Abingdon (alternate afternoons and evenings). more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

helping,meeting people,drivingsocialising,helping others

Started on Monday 2nd October 2017, 294 days ago

We are looking for positive and friendly individuals who can support Archway Friends (service users who have experienced loneliness) in a group setting. Our friends come to our social groups in Oxford on Monday evenings and on Wednesday Mornings for some social contact.

Our friends can be experiencing loneliness for a multitude of different reasons, including but not … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,listening,help people,meeting people,mental healthhospitality,social

Started on Monday 2nd October 2017, 294 days ago

During sessions (mon/wed/thurs/sat), our helpers groom and tack up our horses and ponies, assisting the qualified coaches with mounting and dismounting riders and support the riders by leading or side-walking. On non-session days (tues/fri/sun), help is required with general yard work and pony care. more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

helpinganimals,horses,helping others,practical skills

Started on Monday 2nd October 2017, 294 days ago

Come and help families and children with fun messy play in our bespoke family centre in Oxford. Help set up equipment and resources for play drop-in sessions on Monday and Wednesday mornings. Be part of providing a play space for any families to come and get support. more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

helping others,helping peoplearts and crafts,children,play,practical activities

Started on Monday 2nd October 2017, 294 days ago

During term time we run a youth club for 13 - 18 year olds with a learning disability or Autism between 5.30 - 8.30pm.

Activities are chosen by the young people and have included a Pyjama Party mocktail making workshop, glow in the dark bowling, a superhero session and much more! Cooking, karaoke and gaming on the Playstation are regular features.

We often use local … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

helping,listening,help people,having fun,engaging

Started on Tuesday 3rd October 2017, 293 days ago

Duties will include answering calls, responding to messages, assisting with some of the promotional and marketing aspects of the charity via social media, (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram) and keeping the Trust's database updated. Experience in Microsoft Office applications would be preferred necessary training on other platforms / applications will be provided.

Other … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

help people,helping others,mental health,office admin,office skills,data entry,database,meeting peoplefundraising

Started on Tuesday 3rd October 2017, 293 days ago

Home Start need someone to help with bookkeeping. We need someone who would be able to help us for a few hours per week at the most. more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

finance,children

Started on Tuesday 3rd October 2017, 293 days ago

We are looking for someone to provide administrative support to the library and archive staff. This is a role is great for someone who loves variety and a challenge.

From one day to the next you could go from working on modern databases to handling books and documents from the 1700's.

You don't need experience in handling old books and papers, we can teach you all you … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

library,archives,admin,office admin,history

Started on Wednesday 4th October 2017, 292 days ago

As an ARCh Reading Helper you will visit a local primary school twice a week spending half an hour each with three children. These children may be struggling with reading, lack language skills or have little confidence. The volunteer talks to the child, reads books and plays games supplied by ARCh. In this way a mentoring relationship is developed.

Volunteers provide a … more details

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children,mentoring,reading,primary school,one to one,education,educationone to one,employee volunteering,corporate volunteering

Started on Wednesday 4th October 2017, 292 days ago

To be part of a team of like minded people helping the Hill End staff to maintain the centres 65 acres of grounds and 24 buildings whilst supporting the many and varied educational programs that we offer to local schools more details

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education,community

Started on Wednesday 4th October 2017, 292 days ago

PURPOSE: To coordinate and lead the team of volunteers who help with lunch club, creating a welcoming and supportive environment for asylum seekers and refugees over a hot meal.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Coordinating rotas and communicating with volunteers.
•Texting clients weekly to remind them about lunch club and letting them know when it’s not on etc.
•Supporting Lunch … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

cooking,welcoming,team-leadinghelping others,food and drink

Started on Thursday 5th October 2017, 291 days ago

We are looking for enthusiastic, creative and friendly volunteers to work in our store. Ensuring all our donations are displayed effectively and advising customers on their creative projects. No experience of retail is necessary just a willingness to learn, chat and organise our stock.

We are open Tues, Thurs and Sat 11-4 but any time that can be offered on a regular … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

helping,help people,meeting people,listening,art,diy

Started on Saturday 7th October 2017, 289 days ago

Tooley's boatyard is developing a working museum experience on Saturdays between 10 and 1pm and special days. You will be taught basic skills by the blacksmith to help run the forge (under supervision) and make demonstration items as part of a working museum for visitors on Saturdays.

more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

heritage,craft,canals

Started on Friday 13th October 2017, 283 days ago

On the second Friday of the month we serve food, freshly cooked by some of our great team of volunteers. It is a drop in lunch open to all members of the local community with their families and friends. We are really looking to build up our current team in order to offer more volunteers more flexible working patterns.

Help required:
• 2 to 3 people to help with food … more details

You must be over 17 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

helping,meeting people,catering,meeting peoplecatering,food and drink,family,community,training,cooking,cooking and baking

Started on Monday 16th October 2017, 280 days ago

To provide one-to-one teaching support for clients who are trying to improve their English, particularly for those who struggle to access mainstream classes. more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

teacher,helping refugeeslanguage skills,speech and language

Started on Saturday 21st October 2017, 275 days ago

Would you like the chance to canoe, climb and make bird boxes while improving your CV? As an
Assistant Beaver Leader in 7th Abingdon Air Scout Group you will do all of this and more, using your current skills and learning new ones.
We now need a fun, committed person to support young people, helping run games and activities as part of weekly meetings. As part of a small … more details

You must be over 14 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,meeting people,children,practical support

Started on Monday 23rd October 2017, 273 days ago

Our college relies on the amazing work of volunteers, both to design and to deliver our recovery-focused courses across the county. We have two types of tutors - Experts by Experience and Experts by Training. Experts by experience have their own lived experience of mental health, and Experts by Training may have a professional skill-set to contribute. The secret is, lots of … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

training,educationmental health,helping others

Started on Tuesday 24th October 2017, 272 days ago

Oxford Swans Swimming Club is club for disabled people of all ages. We would like helpers to assist swimmers at our swimming sessions.

Anyone can help, you don’t have to be a proficient swimmer. Just an interest in swimming and helping is needed.
What can I get involved with?

Help support our swimmers in the water. You will work with an experienced instructor at first, … more details

You must be over 13 years old Accessible

swimming,disabled,disability,children,elderly,meeting people,sport,water,learning disabilities,physical difficulties

Started on Wednesday 25th October 2017, 271 days ago

We run family days in local prisons, enabling fathers to spend quality time with their children and have fun using arts and crafts, reading and games. Supporting the children to be creative and relaxed in this environment. Volunteers should be able to engage with both children and adults and be a confident individual. We will apply for a DBS for any volunteers. more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

prisons,family,arts and craftshelping others,children,children and young people,children and families

Started on Tuesday 31st October 2017, 265 days ago

We run a small and friendly community cafe two days a week, aimed at toddlers and their parents/carers. We serve drinks, cakes, simple breakfasts and a children's menu. There is plenty of space for the children to play with a variety of toys and it's a great place to meet new friends.

We are looking for someone to help in the kitchen, with taking orders, serving drinks, … more details

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cooking,helping,listening to people,serving,customer service,communityhospitality,food and drink

Started on Tuesday 31st October 2017, 265 days ago


Volunteer - Banbury ADMIN RECEPTION VOLUNTEER: Do you have administrative experience and good organisational skills? Become an Admin Support Volunteer to help with data input and general administrative duties in the local area.

Volunteer - Banbury ADMIN SUPPORT VOLUNTEER: Do you have administrative experience and good organisational skills? Become an Admin Support … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

cafe,drivingelderly,office admin,reception,visiting

Started on Tuesday 31st October 2017, 265 days ago

Require assistant scout leaders for beavers cubs and scout sections. The role will involve working with children of all ages. responsibilities will include supervising activities and events along with supporting the section leaders with the planning and running of activities and events. more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible

children and young people,supporting children,learning and participation,charity

Started on Tuesday 31st October 2017, 265 days ago

Require assistant scout leaders for beavers cubs and scout sections. The role will involve working with children of all ages. responsibilities will include supervising activities and events along with supporting the section leaders with the planning and running of activities and events. more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible

children and young people,supporting children,learning and participation,charity

Started on Wednesday 1st November 2017, 264 days ago

Adventure Plus owns a 30ft mobile climbing wall which is taken to various events and community days around the country. It weighs 2 tons and we need volunteer drivers with a D1 on their driving licence to tow the mobile wall. We are looking for volunteers to a) tow the wall to events or b) help our qualified instructor team run the climbing wall event. If you have the D1 … more details

You must be over 25 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

children and young peoplepractical help,helping others,tranport,driving

Started on Wednesday 1st November 2017, 264 days ago

As an outdoor adventure charity we have plenty of kit, equipment and trailers which need regular maintenance and fixing. No specific knowledge is needed as we can train people in the maintenence of kit but a general ability to use tools would ideal together with a "can do" attitude and a willingness to "think outside the box". more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

diyoutdorrs,outdoors,,outdoor activitiespractical skills

Started on Tuesday 7th November 2017, 258 days ago

This is a new social group being started by The Archway Foundation which is for people between 18 and 30 years old. We are looking for friendly people who can volunteer either from 2pm to 3.30pm once a fortnight AT Wesley Memorial Methodist Church, or from 7.30 - 9pm on the alternate week on the Quaker Friends Meeting House in St Giles, Oxford.

We are looking for people … more details

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listening,listening to people,loneliness,disability,mental health,art,art,games

Started on Tuesday 7th November 2017, 258 days ago

We require assistant scout leaders for our beavers, cubs and scout sections. We are a large group with over 400 children with sessions running every evening Monday to Friday. Our volunteers tend to pick one section to suit their time scales and then this is the group they support. The role will involve working with children of all ages. responsibilities will include … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

outdoors,practical skills

Started on Sunday 12th November 2017, 253 days ago

We are an active committee who meet monthly for an hour (usually on Mondays from 6 p.m. to7 p.m. but we could be flexible) to keep a watch over the work of the Adventure Playground.
As our work grows we are looking for some new trustees. In particular we are eager to contact people who who would be willing to help with the grant making applications. more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible

trustee dutiesboard member,children and young people,funding,fundraising

Started on Monday 13th November 2017, 252 days ago

We are an active committee who meet monthly for an hour (usually on Mondays from 6.0p.m. to7.0 p.m. but we could be flexible) to keep a watch over the work of the Adventure Playground
As our work grows we are looking for some new trustees. In particular we are eager to contact people who who would be willing to help with the grant making applications. more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible

trustee duties

Started on Tuesday 14th November 2017, 251 days ago

Help raise funds to run our services at our Activity and Rehabilitation Centre. This has become critically important as our government funding was cut last year, thus losing 40% of our yearly budget. This is an extremely flexible role that can be tailored to suit your skill set. We always need helping hands at our major events throughout the year, such as our Golf Day at … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

events,digital marketing,festivals,public,computer skills,social media,socialising,disability,fundraising

Started on Thursday 16th November 2017, 249 days ago

Get involved and make a difference! Support those whose lives have been affected by brain injury throughout Oxfordshire.

This role involves working directly with the people whom we support at our Activity and Rehabilitation Centre in Kennington. Helping those affected by brain injury with such thing as mobility issues, fun cognitive activities (20 questions anyone?), arts … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

social,socialising,social care,communication,community,disability,health and wellbeing

Started on Tuesday 21st November 2017, 244 days ago

Every Scout Group requires trustees, which form the Group Executive Committee.

This committee oversees the administration of the Group. As well as a Chairman, Secretary and Treasurer, each Executive welcomes people with specific skills, and representatives of Beaver, Cub and Scout parents. Most Group Executives meet three or four times a year, but effective members will … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

helping,support

Started on Wednesday 22nd November 2017, 243 days ago

We need an extra pair of hands, eyes and even feet! We’d like you to help with activities, help to judge games and explain things when they don’t quite know the rules.
If you can give us one hour twice a month to help out at Beavers it would make a vast difference to what activities the Beavers can do. more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,help people,support

Started on Wednesday 22nd November 2017, 243 days ago

Could you help us to organise a few small events a year or help source additional funds for a 30th Abingdon Scout Group? We need you to help our fundraising team to stage fun and family friendly events that can raise funds for our Group. Every penny we raise is used to support children, so whether it’s bingo or a barn dance the choice is yours! more details

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support,helping

Started on Wednesday 22nd November 2017, 243 days ago

Scouts are aged 10 to 14.
Scout Leaders facilitate a wide range of adventurous activities leading to enhanced confidence and self-esteem, and to the Chief Scout’s Gold Award. No one individual is likely to have the complete set of skills required to run an effective Scout Troop. Teamwork is key, and all the support you need is there in abundance at Group, District, County … more details

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helping,support,help people,meeting people

Started on Saturday 25th November 2017, 240 days ago

Are you a good listener? Have you got what it takes to become a Prison Visitor? Could you give a few hours, on a regular basis, to talk with a prisoner in the Visits Hall at HMP Bullingdon?
Prison is a lonely and frightening place and many prisoners get no visits and can feel very isolated. By visiting and befriending you give them a view of the outside world, let them … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

meeting people,listening,support,health,mental health,befriending

Started on Thursday 30th November 2017, 235 days ago

This will be an organised person with an interest in youth football. We run 19 football teams aged 5 through to 18 years of age, so all this activity needs careful planning so that everyone knows where they are playing, against who and at what time. It's lots of fun being involved in a vibrant community club based off Abingdon Road. All you need is a sense of humour and be … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

helping,meeting people,listening,help people,supportyoung people,,children and young people

Started on Friday 1st December 2017, 234 days ago

Earth Trust is an environmental learning charity working with individuals and communities to help promote sustainable living. We manage a farm in South Oxfordshire, demonstrating the benefits of sustainable farming, whilst also managing nature reserves and community green spaces.

At present we run a number of conservation work parties on select weekend days. Any young … more details

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environment,conservation,support young people,outdoors,practical skills

Started on Friday 1st December 2017, 234 days ago

Frances, who is visually impaired, and who lives in Banbury, enjoys crafting but would love some help with small pieces which she just cannot see. She also enjoys to go out socially for a coffee or window shop. Do you have an hour or so a week/fortnight to support Frances? more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

crafts,arts and crafts,arts and craftshelping others

Started on Friday 1st December 2017, 234 days ago

The Children's Air Ambulance is a national patient transfer service for seriously ill children and babies.
We have many exciting, different roles to suit all in our Headington boutique charity shop!

Make friends, gain experience for your C.V and get a generous 25% staff discount.

Front of shop roles include manning the till, providing assistance to customers, visual … more details

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meeting peopleretail,shops,customer servicemeeting people,engaging people,retail

Started on Monday 4th December 2017, 231 days ago

Scouting relies on strong leadership. So if you can motivate others, keep a cool head and balance a variety of views then you would be an ideal chairperson for 1st Heyford Park Scout Group near Bicester.

With experience of steering meetings to produce excellent decisions, you’ll be equally willing to speak your mind as encouraging others to express their views.
You will … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible

charity,leadership,leadershipchildren and young people,trustee duties,trustee dutiesboard member,meeting peopletrustee duties,part of a team,team-leading,team work

Started on Monday 4th December 2017, 231 days ago

•Our volunteers support families in their homes each week for 2-4 hours.
•The focus is on building parenting skills, confidence, and reducing social isolation for families who are finding things hard for a variety of reasons.
•Our aim is to give children aged 0-5 years a better start in life.
•You will receive full training, ongoing support and supervision.
•You will … more details

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helping,meeting people,listening,help people,support,family,families,family support,children and families

Started on Monday 4th December 2017, 231 days ago

•Our volunteers support families in their homes each week for 2-4 hours.
•The focus is on building parenting skills, confidence, and reducing social isolation for families who are finding things hard for a variety of reasons.
•Our aim is to give children aged 0-5 years a better start in life.
•We cover Oxford City, Central Oxfordshire and West Oxfordshire including … more details

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helping,meeting people,listening,help people,support,family,families,family support,children and families,play,play activities,supporting childrenplay,play learning

Started on Wednesday 6th December 2017, 229 days ago

As a volunteer youth leader you will work with one or more of the age groups. The Age groups match the school years. Anchors Years 1-3, Juniors Years 3-6, Company Years 6-9, Seniors Years 9-12, Junior Leaders age 18 to 25. Each group is small numbering between 5 and 15 each. No experience required as full training is available .

Although the programme has a structure and we … more details

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children and young people,sports,education,communityactivities,outdoor

Started on Wednesday 6th December 2017, 229 days ago

We are seeking adult volunteers aged 20 and over - there is no upper age limit! Potential volunteers do not need any particular experience as all training will be provided from of charge to the volunteer. We meet twice a week on Monday and Wednesday evenings 1900 to 2200 hours and at least one weekend a month, which may be for on day or two days. We are seeking supervisors of … more details

You must be over 20 years old Expenses Paid

,army, raf, aviation, cadets, scouts, teaching, youth, flying

Started on Monday 18th December 2017, 217 days ago

As a charity we are often presented with a range of amazing fundraising opportunities, however, manning them is always a problem. We are a small team of 6 staff with a full caseload and finding time during a busy schedule to stand and pack bags, rattle a collection pot in a supermarket or follow Santa's sleigh is impossible. We are looking for a group of volunteers that are … more details

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festival,events,advocate,fundraising,socialising,meeting new people

Started on Monday 18th December 2017, 217 days ago

Medical Detection Dogs require a national network of speakers to help promote awareness of the charity, the
work we do and the life changing difference our assistance alert dogs can make. As well as promoting the
charity, speakers help raise much needed funds and encourage others to fundraise in various ways, for example
by leaving a legacy in their will or organising a … more details

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volunteering,animals,fundraising,health and wellbeing

Started on Wednesday 27th December 2017, 208 days ago

Great opportunity to support a local adult hospice and independent charity and the NHS in a hospital site. As a student you will gain valuable patient facing experience and unique, free training opportunities . Based on wards, day center, hospice site, in the community and Churchill Hospital oncology, lymphodema and hematology departments. You will work alongside other … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

health,health and wellbeing,hospital,hospitals,nhs,companionship,part of a team,elderly,elderly care,signposting,education,community,team,teaching,oxford,team oxford,volunteering,young people,help people,helping others,medicalmedicine

Started on Monday 1st January 2018, 203 days ago

Attend 4-5 evening meetings a year in south Oxford or Abingdon, take minutes and send to members.
Undertake correspondence arising from these minutes as required by committee or chairman (only a few emails per month).
Possibly assist the Treasurer with agreed tasks (eg applying for GiftAid).
Assist with the running of the Festival (Friday-Sunday of early Spring bank-holiday … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

music,festival,committee,secretary,minutes,note taking,community

Started on Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 202 days ago

We are looking for the right person with a background in architecture, building development or quantity surveying to help co-ordinate all the different aspects of this venture. It may be that you have recently retired with experience in these fields and would like to help A+ Christian charity with your skills and expertise. more details

You must be over 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

outdoor activities,architecture,building development

Started on Friday 5th January 2018, 199 days ago

Offer a listening ear to those who need somewhere to talk, sometimes about very difficult issues. Our engaged rate is growing and we need more volunteers to be there, night and day, for people who are struggling or overwhelmed and need a safe place to talk openly and without fear of judgement. more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

telephone,listening to people,supportlistening

Started on Monday 8th January 2018, 196 days ago

Are you skilled with a screwdriver or handy with a hammer? We need volunteers to join our maintenance team and undertake odd jobs around the hospice buildings. There are a whole range of jobs to be done - from putting up noticeboards in our offices, to changing lightbulbs on the inpatient unit, to redecorating the changing room in one of our shops.

We are particularly … more details

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helping,practical skills,diy

Started on Thursday 11th January 2018, 193 days ago

Do you have a good head for numbers without losing sight of the big picture? If so, we could use your talents to help transform the lives of young people in your area.
Abindgon and Didcot Scouts now need a strong team player with excellent judgement, analytical and organisational skills to join our Executive Committee. We’ll provide excellent training and support and promise … more details

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meeting peopleadmin,meeting peoplepractical help,listeningchair,team,volunteering,trustee,trustee dutiesboard member,supporttrustee

Started on Friday 12th January 2018, 192 days ago

Ward Clerks are based in our inpatient unit where they offer a welcome to visitors and administrative support to staff. This role includes contact with patients and families so you'll need to be sensitive and friendly as well as highly organised in dealing with messages and administrative tasks.

Ward Clerks volunteer on a regular basis and our current vacancies … more details

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helping,meeting people,health,support

Started on Monday 15th January 2018, 189 days ago

To provide support to One Support staff and services when facilitating group activities with vulnerable customer groups. Group activities may include: arts and crafts, women’s/men’s groups, music, dance, life skills, literacy and reading groups, coffee mornings.
•To help facilitate group activities, workshops and social outings with vulnerable customers.
•To liaise with … more details

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helping,support,creative activities,cooking,music,danceelderly,isolation,loneliness,creative,crafts,arts and crafts

Started on Monday 15th January 2018, 189 days ago

Medical Detection Dogs is funded purely by voluntary contributions, without our fundraisers, we would not be able
to continue to support people with life threatening health conditions.
If you enjoy fundraising, organising events and engaging with the local community, why not become an active
fundraiser? You will make a real difference to the work we do, you will have lots … more details

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volunteering,animals,health and wellbeing,fundraising

Started on Tuesday 16th January 2018, 188 days ago

Style Acre needs somebody to help with our gardening group on Tuesday mornings. Many of the people we support at our Turnstyle day hub in Wallingford enjoy gardening and learning about plants. Our gardening group on Tuesdays really needs the support of somebody who knows about plants - could you help? If you could spare a couple of hours a week we'd love to hear from you! more details

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gardening

Started on Tuesday 16th January 2018, 188 days ago

We are looking for someone to take the Minutes of our Board Meetings which take place every 4 - 6 week and then circulate them within the following few days.
Our Board Meetings take place in either Witney or Chipping Norton, generally in the evening, and last for 2 to 3 hrs. more details

You must be over 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

admin,minute taking,board meetings,trustee

Started on Monday 22nd January 2018, 182 days ago

Some of the people that Style Acre supports in Banbury would like the opportunity to meet new people to go out for coffee, meals and outings with in the evenings. Perhaps you work in Banbury and would like to do something different after work? Or you live locally and enjoy meeting new people? We'd love to hear from you!
more details

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tea and coffee,food,befriending

Started on Monday 22nd January 2018, 182 days ago

Big Brothers and Sisters commit their time to build lasting relationships with a child in the care system, helping to build their self-esteem and achieve their potential.

You would be matched with a child 7-11 and will usually spend some time with them once a week. This could be helping them with homework, playing football in the park, going swimming or to the cinema. … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

mentoring,supporting children

Started on Monday 22nd January 2018, 182 days ago

We are a community advice centre assisting residents of the Leys with their welfare benefits, money problems and housing. We have a drop-in service each morning but are also open throughout the day for client appointments. We are looking for volunteers to help with reception cover and potentially train to help clients complete benefit forms and charity applications. more details

You must be over 16 years old

advice,admin,reception,office,,office admin

Started on Thursday 25th January 2018, 179 days ago

I am a Volunteer Co-ordinator and am looking for people who could spend some time volunteering with activities for the service users. This could include helping them read, writing emails/IT experience, socialising with the service users. This is not a comprehensive list but just to give you an idea. Ideally this would be suited for someone who has a caring personality and who … more details

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helping,meeting people,help people,listening,health,support,reading

Started on Saturday 27th January 2018, 177 days ago

Being part of the reception team involves offering a warm and sensitive welcome to visitors and callers to Katharine House. Receptionists greet people arriving at the hospice and answer and direct phone calls having a friendly face on reception can make all the difference to our visitors. We currently need people to join the team on a regular basis on:

Saturdays: 9am - … more details

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admin,reception,hospitality,welcome

Started on Friday 2nd February 2018, 171 days ago

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join the Governing Body at our village school.
The school is set in extensive grounds at the foot of the Chiltern Hills it was built in 1974 to accommodate an increasing number of children as the village of Chinnor expanded.

We have created a happy, secure and stimulating environment in which children can develop as unique … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

governance,school,primary school,schoolhelping young people,youth,helping others,helping,help people

Started on Tuesday 6th February 2018, 167 days ago

This opportunity is ideal for someone wanting to gain experience of working in the busy main office of a charity while supporting people with a wide range of queries (including people in distress). As an Information Service volunteer you would:

?Answer a range of mental health-related queries by phone and email
?Book appointments for service users with our Wellbeing … more details

You must be over 18 years old Expenses Paid

telephone,admin support,office admin,computer skills,listening to people,supportlistening

Started on Tuesday 6th February 2018, 167 days ago

Oxfordshire South & Vale Citizens Advice

New Trustees needed

Oxfordshire South and Vale Citizens Advice is a successful, independent local charity providing the Citizens Advice service across South Oxfordshire and the Vale of White Horse. We provide (free) advice by phone or face to face to nearly 10,000 people each year via 150 volunteer advisers and 9 FTE staff. We … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

trustee duties

Started on Monday 12th February 2018, 161 days ago

The bookshop side of the award-winning Wee Bookshop & Cafe is run and managed by a team of book lovers who enjoy spreading the joy of reading to all ages in the community. We are currently looking for additional volunteers to join the team in a number of positions.
1. General bookshop helpers - 1 to 2-hour sessions to sort through book donations, price and display
2. Book … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

charity,shops,books

Started on Tuesday 13th February 2018, 160 days ago

Daybreak Oxford faces many challenges in the near future. The changes and constraints in Local Authority funding will have a major impact on our ability to deliver our services. We will need to become self-financing within 12-18 months.

We are looking for people to join our Board of Trustees to help Daybreak meet these challenges.
The Board meets four times a year, plus … more details

You must be over 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

helping,governance,care,dementia,fundraisingfinancial support,elderly care,personnel

Started on Monday 19th February 2018, 154 days ago

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

Catering Volunteer - To support families as they visit their loved ones by providing opportunities for prisoners and their families to purchase high quality refreshments enabling families to eat together.

Play Volunteer - Pact supports families of prisoners as they arrive at the visitors centre and during their visit, by providing supervised play for … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

family,families,children and families,listening,listening to people,prisons,communication,children and young peoplecooking,catering,,cooking and baking

Started on Wednesday 28th February 2018, 145 days ago

Are you looking for an opportunity to volunteer? You can make a huge difference in our resident’s lives by becoming a volunteer here at The Homestead.

There are various ways you can volunteer so why not give us a call and find out a bit more about this beautiful way to add joy into our residents’ daily lives!

•Befriending
•Activities
•Trips Out
•Assisting with … more details

You must be over 14 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

befriending,care home,dementia,care,elderly,elderly care

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 144 days ago

We are looking for friendly people to serve in the NOA coffee bar for just 2 hours a week (regular slot). It's a great opportunity to meet people, socialise and gain useful experience. You will be serving coffees, teas and snacks in the small NOA coffee bar to centre users and the public, as well as taking the money and tidying away. It's a friendly and relaxed environment - … more details

You must be over 14 years old

customer service,tea and coffee,cafe,helpingcash handlingfood and drink

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 144 days ago

We are looking for friendly people to help staff our front desk for just 2 hours a week (regular slot) or to go on a list to be called as cover. It's a great opportunity to meet people, socialise and gain useful experience. You will be first point of contact for visitors to the centre and also to answer the phone. Training will be provided. more details

You must be over 14 years old

reception

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 144 days ago

Our befrienders visit older people for a social chat over a cuppa. Volunteers are matched to a person near to them. more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

befriending,supporting peoplebefriending,befriendingcompanionship,volunteer,volunteering,elderly

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 144 days ago

Scrabble, Connect 4, Monopoly, Pictionary, Cluedo etc. Ann loves them all and would love to have a friend to play with.
Do you live in Banbury and have an hour or so a week/fornight free to play a game?
Beware though Ann is quite competitive so be prepared to lose! more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

games

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 144 days ago

Calling all delightful dogs who have decided they would like to make a difference.
Would you like the opportunity to do some volunteering with your dog?
Any spare time from a couple of hours three times a year to an hour a week.

Two exciting project are about to start Oxford. Pets As Therapy are recruiting volunteers to make a difference with their dogs, firstly to … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible

homelessness,support young people,leadershipchildren and young people,animals

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 144 days ago

Dunsden village hall was once the local school which the war poet Wilfred Owen helped run. Now you can follow in his footsteps and join the committee. Help us plan theatrical and musical entertainments for the local community as well as overseeing the next exciting stage in the re-development of the hall. We are a committed and friendly bunch with meetings approximately once a … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible

community development,events management,marketing,digital marketing,building development,historic building,gardening,gardening,administration,staff management,catering,bar work,fundraising

Started on Tuesday 6th March 2018, 139 days ago

The role involves helping the poor, unemployed, disabled and elderly with benefit and general problems. As part of the role you will be fully trained in how to fill in benefit forms and to provide information and advice to the general public. A DBS check will be required for this post. more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

helping,support,listening,help people,meeting people

Started on Wednesday 7th March 2018, 138 days ago

We are looking for enthusiastic people to join our team and help us provide a warm and friendly atmosphere for our visitors. Don’t worry, you don’t need vast knowledge of Chastleton or our collection to join the team as a Room Guide, just a willingness to learn to help us inform, inspire and engage our visitors. You will share your passion and help our visitors to understand … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

helping,meeting people,support

Started on Wednesday 7th March 2018, 138 days ago

What’s involved.. You will help to make everyone who turns up onsite feel welcome and answering any questions about Chastleton and the National Trust as a whole.
Help out if people ask, and thinking about the best routes around the site, especially for disabled people and families.
Help co-ordinate the carpark and scan memberships on busy days.
Keep in touch with the … more details

You must be over 16 years old You must be under 0years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

helping,meeting people,support

Started on Monday 26th March 2018, 119 days ago

There is a lot to do in our shops and helping as a volunteer means there is a wide variety of activities to choose from. If fashion is your passion then valuing and sorting clothes might be for you. If you enjoy retail and customer interaction, then helping customers choose what they want or working on the till could be up your street. We also need volunteers with a flair for … more details

You must be over 14 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

shops,customer service,cafe

Started on Monday 26th March 2018, 119 days ago

We are looking for a Cub Scout Leader to work alongside existing leaders in our thriving and busy Cub pack at Dalton Barracks, Abingdon.
As an Cub Scout Leader in 7th Abingdon Air Scout Group you will do all of this and more, using your current skills and learning new ones. We now need a fun, committed person to support young people, helping run games and activities as part … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible

helping,meeting people,listening,fun,part of a team,children,children and families,supporting childrenplay

Started on Thursday 29th March 2018, 116 days ago

Harry is in quite poor health and finds it really challenging to leave the house. He has become very isolated and spend much of his time alone watching TV.

If we could find him a friend who also enjoys Dominoes or Cards he would be so happy. An hour or two a week would make such a huge difference in his life.

Can you help? more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

games

Started on Thursday 29th March 2018, 116 days ago

Nick, who had a stroke at a relatively young age, lives along in Long Hanborough. He does get family support but would like to be more independent and able to cook some things for himself. If you enjoy cooking/baking and could spare an hour or two a week/fortnight we would love to hear from you. more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

cooking

Started on Thursday 29th March 2018, 116 days ago

Lisa who at relatively young age is recovering from a stroke would love the odd social coffee with a friend and when the weather is typically British would enjoy a board game. She wants to keep active as part of her recovery and so supporting Lisa would be very rewarding in different ways. Could you be this person? more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

socialising,games

Started on Thursday 29th March 2018, 116 days ago

Although Susan has MS she walks reasonably well but does need support to go out. She likes to keep as active as possible and enjoys going out for coffee to Garden Centres or similar. It would be great to find her a volunteer/friend to do this with her and would mean so much to her. more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

socialising,gardening

Started on Sunday 1st April 2018, 113 days ago

The KENNINGTON CHRONICLE urgently needs a new editor. The editor collates articles, and arranges them into the magazine.
The magazine is published 11 times a year (there is no edition in August) and is distributed free to the 1800 homes and businesses in Kennington (South Oxford).
The magazine typically has 44 or 48 pages and contains about 25 articles provided by local … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

providing information

Started on Sunday 1st April 2018, 113 days ago

We are looking for friendly volunteers to drive elderly people to various destinations. Most are for medical appointments both locally and to the Oxford and Reading hospitals. We also take people shopping, to the hairdressers or to visit friends.

You will be asked to wait with your passenger at hospital and other medical appointments. In these situations we know our … more details

You must be over 20 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

,community transport

Started on Sunday 1st April 2018, 113 days ago

About The Role
Sulgrave Manor is open on Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays from April to September. Visitors explore the building at their own pace, engaging with the interpretation around the house. We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join our team to help bring the house to life for visitors.

By getting involved, you could…

•Become part of a dedicated and … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

support,museum,heritage,answering questions,stewards,ambassadors,stewarding,speaking and listening

Started on Sunday 1st April 2018, 113 days ago

About Us
Sulgrave Manor is a popular heritage attraction located in the lovely village of Sulgrave. The Manor is a fine example of a Tudor and Georgian house which was built and lived in by the direct ancestors of George Washington, the first President of the USA.

About The Role
Sulgrave Manor is open on Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays from April to September. Visitors … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

stewarding,stewards,heritage,history,families,children,museum,engagement,children and families,interpretation,house volunteer,education,historic building,speaking and listening,communication,conservation,community

Started on Monday 2nd April 2018, 112 days ago

The Volunteer Programme within Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust is relatively new and there is a lot of work currently underway to introduce new ways of recruiting, engaging and supporting our volunteers.

We are looking for a team of volunteers to be part of this exciting journey to support the development of the programme by undertaking the following tasks:
Recruitment … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

volunteering,volunteer,mental health,events management,customer service,administration

Started on Tuesday 3rd April 2018, 111 days ago

Wherever you live, whatever your interests and no matter how much time you have to offer us, there are loads of ways to volunteer for Help for Heroes.
We need volunteers to:
- Give talks to presentations to schools and businesses.
- Look after and find places for H4H collection tins.
- Assist with or run your own H4H merchandise stall.
- Volunteer at exciting events … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

events

Started on Saturday 7th April 2018, 107 days ago

How would you like to bring your team along to Boarstall Duck Decoy for a day of practical activities in the beautiful outdoors? The Duck Decoy is a rare example of a survining Duck Deocy and the National Trust now look after the beautiful woodland in rural Buckinghamshire.

more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

team work,duck decoy,outdoors,boarstall,national trust,group volunteering

Started on Saturday 7th April 2018, 107 days ago

Learning about the story of Boarstall Duck Decoy from the resources and people available
Opening up the Decoy to our visitors and ensuring it is safe
Welcoming visitors
Informing visitors about the history of the Decoy and what they can see and do
Processing admissions
Assisting with cashing up and associated paperwork
Closing the property at the end of the … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

duck decoy,national trust,visitor experience,buckinghamshire,boarstall,welcoming

Started on Tuesday 17th April 2018, 97 days ago

FarmAbility is looking for a volunteer bookkeeper who is able to support our Treasurer with the bookkeeping we need for our work with adults with learning disabilities and autism, based on our farm in Wytham.

You don't have to have volunteered before - most important is your willingness to share your bookkeeping experience. The time commitment is flexible and could fit … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

bookkeeping,finance,accounting

Started on Tuesday 1st May 2018, 83 days ago

Currently we are particularly looking for people to join our reception team at Citizens Advice Oxford. As the first point of contact for our clients, this role is vital to the smooth running of our service. We are developing the reception worker role and there will be plenty of opportunities for extending and taking on new challenges in it. We are looking for people who … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,meeting people,support,listening

Started on Wednesday 2nd May 2018, 82 days ago

The Thame Carers Peer Support group provides a safe and friendly environment where carers of people with dementia can be themselves and talk comfortably to others in a similar situation. A volunteer is needed to support the member of staff in the running of the group. Duties include helping set up the venue, meeting and greeting those attending, assisting with serving … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,meeting people,support,listening,help people,health

Started on Thursday 3rd May 2018, 81 days ago

Very friendly group offering clinical support to Breast feeding mothers and infants. Help with the admin. and the workings of the breast pump allows the clinical lead to listen and offer the appropriate help to clients.
Infants from 2 days old. Peer support of other mums and babies also continues with tea and cake in a second room.
The Abingdon Baby Cafe runs under the … more details

You must be over 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

helping,meeting people,support,listening,help people,health

Started on Saturday 5th May 2018, 79 days ago

Jane used to love reading and always had a book or two on the go. However, she is now visually impaired and therefore cannot read a book. She has tried audio books although would much prefer to have someone in the same room read to her.

Could you make Jane's day and bring a smile back on her face? more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

reading

Started on Monday 7th May 2018, 77 days ago

Singing for the Brain ® provides a structured group session for older people with dementia who may wish to attend alone or with a carer. The service is designed around the principals of music therapy and singing and offers a chance for people to socialise and have fun in a safe and supported environment. The Banbury Singing for the Brain group meets fortnightly on the 1st and … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,meeting people,support,listening,help people,health

Started on Wednesday 9th May 2018, 75 days ago

Enrych Oxfordshire is a charity with a 30 year track record of supporting disabled people. We are looking for new trustees, especially with skills in financial management, copywriting or design to join our board. This is an opportunity to get involved in the management and planning of a small but significant charity that makes a difference to many disabled people in … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

management,fundraising

Started on Monday 14th May 2018, 70 days ago

We're in the process of finishing off 4 raised Veg patches and would love someone with knowledge and experience to lend a hand to help our students plant/grow/look after the vegetables etc
It will be working with a range of young people so a DBS is essential.
Any help would be greatly appreciated. more details

You must be over 22 years old

gardening,schoolhelping young people,special school

Started on Monday 14th May 2018, 70 days ago

Singing for the Brain ® provides a structured group session for older people with dementia who may wish to attend alone or with a carer. The service is designed around the principals of music therapy and singing and offers a chance for people to socialise and have fun in a safe and supported environment. The Grove Singing for the Brain group meets fortnightly on the 2nd and … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,meeting people,listening,help people,support,health

Started on Tuesday 15th May 2018, 69 days ago


Healthwatch Oxfordshire is the local consumer watchdog for health and social care in the county. We have the power to Enter and View premises at which health or social care services are provided. These powers are conferred by section 221(5) of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 and Regulation 11 of The Local Authorities (Public Health Functions … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

meeting people,listening,health

Started on Monday 21st May 2018, 63 days ago

Do you feel passionately about health and social care services?
Would you like to be the voice of the people?
Healthwatch Oxfordshire is the watchdog for the people of Oxfordshire on health and social care services and we do this by engaging with local people to seek their views about locally delivered services.
We are looking for Outreach Volunteers to spend time … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

health and wellbeing,social care,community involvement,volunteering

Started on Tuesday 22nd May 2018, 62 days ago

Available to volunteer for 4 hours per week for at least 3 months. Purpose of role
•To support advice agency clients implement the advice given by their advisor or caseworker
•To encourage and support clients to further their coping skills by engaging with other workers attached to this project

Main duties and responsibilities may include:
•Accompanying clients to agreed … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

support,listening,help people,supporting peoplebefriending,computer skills,community,communications

Started on Wednesday 23rd May 2018, 61 days ago

We are looking for motivated and dynamic individuals to join our events committee. The committee is made up of a couple of Oxfordshire Youth's Trustees and a couple of individuals who are passionate about making a difference. We have an annual fundraising event at Blenheim Palace hosted by our Patron Lady Henrietta Churchill and we are looking for at least 2 new volunteers to … more details

You must be over 16 years old Expenses Paid

fundraise,events,events management,part of a team,team work,difference,making a difference in a person's life,young people,children and young people

Started on Wednesday 30th May 2018, 54 days ago

Alison uses a manual wheelchair but hardly ever leaves the house. She would love to be pushed into town occasionally to see the everyday hustle and bustle of life.

Are you strong enough to take on this challenge? It would mean so much to Alison and would really make a difference. more details

You must be over 16 years old Expenses Paid

support,social

Started on Wednesday 30th May 2018, 54 days ago

Alison uses a manual wheelchair but hardly ever leaves the house. She would love to be pushed into town occasionally to see the everyday hustle and bustle of life.

Are you strong enough to take on this challenge? It would mean so much to Alison and would really make a difference. more details

You must be over 16 years old Expenses Paid

support,social

Started on Friday 1st June 2018, 52 days ago

To act as a befriender to vulnerable One Support customers. To undertake regular visits or outings and to help address social isolation, loss of confidence and to build motivation. Befrienders will meet with the customer on a regular basis either for a chat in their home or to share a social activity, such as walking, attending museums, art galleries, cinema, etc. The … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,meeting people,support,listening

Started on Friday 1st June 2018, 52 days ago

Good Food Oxford is Oxford’s network for healthy, fair and sustainable food.

Its aims are to:
- Advance the health of people in Oxford and the surrounding area by
improving access to healthy food and working towards a vibrant food culture
- Support people in Oxford and the surrounding area to gain employment in the
food sector, creating a sustainable local economy that … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

food,trustee,community,environment,social enterprise,health and wellbeing

Started on Monday 4th June 2018, 49 days ago

The aim of the Befriender is to help alleviate isolation and loneliness by giving time to listen to people and to encourage communication on a shared interest and to ensure that they remain part of the community and feel socially connected.

The Befriender role is at the heart of the RAF Association’s objectives in delivering welfare support to members of the RAF family … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

helping,support,listening,help people,meeting people,befriending,loneliness,elderly

Started on Monday 4th June 2018, 49 days ago

Instructors at the safety centre come from different agencies including police, fire, railway etc. Children react to a real to life situation and have to deal with it. We are looking for volunteers to help with this and there are lots of opportunities to help. If you don't feel you would like to be face to face with the children and run a scenario, then come and be our 999 … more details

You must be over 16 years old

young people,helping people,meeting people,teaching,camaraderie,friendship,having fun,team work

Started on Friday 15th June 2018, 38 days ago

People tell us they need practical and emotional support during their cancer journey and they want help locally. Our team of volunteers in Oxfordshire support people with cancer with practical tasks around the home and provide a listening ear.
We’re looking for new volunteers to join the team. Make your time matter by supporting people with cancer in Oxfordshire. To apply, … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

cancer,listening,listening to people,support,practical support,supporting people,befriending,buddying

Started on Saturday 16th June 2018, 37 days ago

We are looking for Volunteers in the Oxfordshire area to commit to a couple of hours a week, to support someone with sight loss to get out and about in their local area. We are looking for people in the OX16, OX26 and OX4 areas.

https://www.guidedogs.org.uk/services-we-provide/my-guide/

You will need to do 2 days training with us in Reading.

You will need to supply … more details

You must be over 18 years old Expenses Paid

meeting people,meeting peoplepractical help,supporting

Started on Monday 18th June 2018, 35 days ago

The support groups are a great opportunity for the children to develop relationships with other children who are in similar situations and this will reduce the feelings of stigma, shame and embarrassment as well as prevention of offending.

The sessions run for 10am-2pm, and include various activities such as arts, craft and music to engage with the children. more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

support,children,children and young people,supporting children,supporting childrenplay,prisons

Started on Monday 18th June 2018, 35 days ago

Root and Branch is a small charity that supports people with enduring mental health problems through therapeutic activities including cooking.

We are looking for an enthusiastic volunteer to lead a cooking activity for up to 4 people, preparing and producing a healthy vegetarian lunch for 12-20 people. This might include soups, salads, stews, and curries - using produce … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,listening,support,health

Started on Monday 18th June 2018, 35 days ago

Root and Branch is a small charity that supports people with enduring mental health problems through therapeutic activities including gardening, cooking, and crafts.

Volunteers are required to help support people in gardening activitiesor assist with general garden maintenance as directed by the garden manager. This might include seed sowing, potting on, taking cuttings, … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,support,listening,health,gardening

Started on Monday 18th June 2018, 35 days ago

Root and Branch is a small charity which supports people with enduring mental health problems in their recovery through therapeutic activities such as forge work, woodwork, cooking and gardening.

The volunteer will lead their activity, for 2 -3 people, in a safe, organised and tidy environment. more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

help people,listening to people,supportlistening,practical skills

Started on Wednesday 20th June 2018, 33 days ago

Rainbow House is a drop-in centre and cafe for young children, running Wednesdays-Fridays from 10:30-2, term-time only. We urgently need help in the kitchen on a Wednesday, helping prepare orders and washing up. more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

food,food and drink

Started on Saturday 23rd June 2018, 30 days ago

Orinoco deliver fun interactive cardboard and scrap messy play workshops at events around Oxford. We call them Playdays.

We are looking for someone to assist the key delivery person on the event day to help to expand the capacity for how many kids we can reach. Children are given access to lots of cardboard, and paint and scrappy materials and then aided in creating … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

art,arts and crafts,learning and participation,arts and craftshelping others,creative,creative problem-solving,crafts,supporting childrenplay,play activities,play learning,children,charity,children and young people,children and families,fun,having fun,events,event,festivals,music festival,arts festival,festival volunteer

Started on Sunday 24th June 2018, 29 days ago

TRAIN’s Explore More Programme is an international residential opportunity and provides a valuable experience for young people in Didcot, this opportunity has been made possible due to a collaboration from TRAIN and a philanthropist. It has the potential to provide a life transforming event for the young people that participate partly because it provides underprivileged … more details

You must be over 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

support,help people,listening,meeting people

Started on Friday 29th June 2018, 24 days ago

help our store by sorting and pricing our donations, ready to sell to our lovely customers more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

helping,support,meeting people,help people

Started on Friday 29th June 2018, 24 days ago

help in our store by working on our till, helping customers and customer service more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

meeting people,help people,helping,support

Started on Friday 29th June 2018, 24 days ago

Restore is looking for a marketing volunteer to help us promote our Mental Health First Aid courses. These are two-day courses designed to raise awareness of mental health issues and give people practical skills in providing initial support to someone in distress.

Demand for our courses is growing and we are keen to expand this area of our work. Not only do the courses … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

mental health,training,administration,marketing

Started on Friday 6th July 2018, 17 days ago

Wantage Independent Advice Centre is recruiting Good Neighbours to provide support and friendship to WIAC client(s) in their home or place of residence, to ensure clients maintain an optimum level of lifestyle and safety.

We'd love you to support someone in your local area to combat loneliness, look out for their wellbeing, and be a friendly face.

One of our Good … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

befriending,support,meeting people,companionship

Started on Friday 6th July 2018, 17 days ago

Are you empathetic, non-judgemental, and interested in providing one-on-one support?

Wantage Independent Advice Centre is recruiting Advisors to assist clients in topics including benefits entitlement, housing issues, relationship matters, initial employment and consumer support.

We emphasise training and support for our advisers and all training is provided - you … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

advice,advisor,money advice,giving advice,law,legal

Started on Friday 6th July 2018, 17 days ago

Could you help our clients have a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable journey?

As a volunteer driver you can provide transport for our elderly and infirm clients, who need help getting to appointments and activities such as hospital and Day Centre visits. The time you give is completely determined by you, one day a week or even half a day a week will help.

We transport … more details

You must be over 16 years old Expenses Paid

helping,support,meeting people,driving,transport

Started on Wednesday 11th July 2018, 12 days ago

Who we are:
One-Eighty is a psychology-focussed behavioural support charity for young people and families, aged 4 to 18

What volunteers do we need?
We need volunteers to help deliver our Make Me Smile primary school mental health awareness project across Oxfordshire

What will you do?
You will assist our team to deliver one hour sessions with year 6 pupils in local … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

mental health,mental healthhelping others,educationmental health,psychology,behaviour support

Started on Thursday 12th July 2018, 11 days ago

Get trained on home composting, reducing food waste, sourcing and cooking with food surplus, and more – and then share your skills with your community. As a Replenish volunteer, you have a real impact on tackling climate change through local action. With your help, we can feed our planet rather than the bins!

Once trained, you will have the option of choosing activities … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

food,providing information,meeting peoplepractical help,environment

Started on Monday 23rd July 2018, 0 days ago

We're looking for a specialist to lead a review of all aspects of Health & Safety. Your skills will help us provide the highest possible standard of care for patients and families.

You'll be:
- Leading a review of all our current Health & Safety documentation and procedures
- Working closely with trustees, the Head of Finance & Resources and staff across the … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

health and wellbeing,project,research

Starts on Tuesday 24th July 2018 in 1 days

A new post to help develop existing services to cope with a growing demand for our transport services aimed primarily at reducing loneliness and isolation and increasing mobility opportunities for people of all ages who lack transport. The office base is rented desk space in a modern and friendly office for charities and small enterprises. more details

You must be over 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

meeting people,help people,listening to people

Starts on Wednesday 1st August 2018 in 9 days

We are looking for volunteers to share their I.T. and computer skills to encourage and support clients to improve their skills and gain confidence in using a computer. One-to-one coaching sessions will be provided at a client's home or agreed locations at times to suit.
Enthusiastic volunteers are required in the following areas:
Oxford, Banbury, Witney more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

help people,computer skills,teaching,support

Starts on Wednesday 1st August 2018 in 9 days

To provide clients with support on a one-to-one basis to find suitable employment, volunteering or training. Your help could include assistance with identifying skills, CV's, applications, interviews, as well as researching possible placements and welfare benefits advice.
We are looking for volunteer employment coaches in the following areas:
Oxford, Banbury, Witney more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

support,employment,housing,advice

Starts on Wednesday 1st August 2018 in 9 days

We are a registered charity with a turnover of under £13k we have recently created a production company in order to claim Orchestral Tax Relief. Each concert (8 per year) attracts some dozen transactions so the accounts are very simple.

Founded in 1984, we are an amateur chamber orchestra of the highest standard. The orchestra does not have a fixed membership or a … more details

You must be over 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

music,accounting

Starts on Saturday 18th August 2018 in 26 days

We are looking for volunteers to help out at our Elder Stubbs Festival on the 18th August. Our family-friendly summer festival will have rides, food, and live music across two stages.

Roles available include, but are not limited to:

9-12: Setting up
12-6pm Tea and cakes stall
Preparing and serving food, taking payment
Site management- removing rubbish etc
Collecting … more details

You must be over 18 years old Expenses Paid

events

Starts on Monday 3rd September 2018 in 42 days

The Treasurer’s primary role is to oversee that the financial affairs of OXSRAD and ensure that they are legal and within accepted accounting practice. They will report to the Chair of the Trustees and will work together with the bookkeeper and accountant to:
•Present monthly reports to the trustees
•Ensure proper records are kept and advise on how best to carry out our … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

disability,helping people,sports,recreation,finance

Starts on Monday 3rd September 2018 in 42 days

You'll work as part of our busy Fundraising team to organise these very special events in December. This project will run from September - December and you'll need to be available for at least one day (or two half days) a week.

To make the services a success you'll receive and record donations and dedications, prepare the books of remembrance for both services and send … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

listening,project,events management,computer skills,fundraising,admin

Starts on Monday 3rd September 2018 in 42 days

We have 17 governor vacancies across Oxford - including primary and secondary schools

We believe the key to improving school performance is effective governance. By finding, nurturing and supporting a committed network of governors we help to ensure schools are being run as well as possible.

It is a fantastic personal development opportunity, as you can learn a whole … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

education,leadership development,community giving,schools,committee work,community development,community involvement,schoolhelping young people

Starts on Monday 10th September 2018 in 49 days

We have 12 governor vacancies across South Oxfordshire in Abingdon, Didcot and Wantage- including primary and secondary schools.

We believe the key to improving school performance is effective governance. By finding, nurturing and supporting a committed network of governors we help to ensure schools are being run as well as possible.
It is a fantastic personal … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

schools,community development,professional development,trustee,education,governance

Starts on Monday 10th September 2018 in 49 days

We have 13 governor vacancies across North Oxfordshire- including primary and secondary schools in and around Banbury and Bicester.

We believe the key to improving school performance is effective governance. By finding, nurturing and supporting a committed network of governors we help to ensure schools are being run as well as possible.

It is a fantastic personal … more details

You must be over 18 years old

schools,governance,governancetrustee,professional development,board,board member,trustee dutiesboard member,education,community

Starts on Monday 10th September 2018 in 49 days

WANTED: Friendly, energetic person looking to volunteer and give back to the community, learn new skills, and have fun with 1st Wolvercote Brownies.

Our amazing, sparky group of Brownies are looking for a new Leader. After a brilliant seven years at the helm, the joint leaders are passing on the baton.

This is a wonderful opportunity to give something back, learn new … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

outdoor activities,crafts,adventure,sports,games

Starts on Friday 28th September 2018 in 67 days

Welcoming and serving customers to the Garden Café within The Oxfordshire Museum as part of a group of paid staff and volunteers. The café is a comfortable, friendly space where our museum visitors and members of the community come to relax and enjoy a drink or something to eat.
Tasks would include:
- Providing good customer service for visitors to the café.
- Promoting and … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

meeting peoplecatering,hospitality,social,food and drink

Starts on Monday 1st October 2018 in 70 days

We’re seeking a confident and enthusiastic individual with good customer service skills for our volunteer roles in Cards for Good Causes (CFGC) and other shops this Christmas.

You'll be:
Operating electronic till (in-store training provided)
Taking payment for cards and other goods (includes cash, cheque and debit cards)
Re-stocking the cards
General helping customers … more details

You must be over 18 years old Expenses Paid

retail,operating till,children and young people,christmas,christmas cards,flexible