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Started on Monday 4th September 2017, 229 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, 187 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, 171 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, 99 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 Friday 12th January 2018, 99 days ago

To help disabled adults create and engage in arts and crafts projects more details

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

Started on Wednesday 17th January 2018, 94 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, 68 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 Wednesday 28th February 2018, 52 days ago

We are seeking an enthusiastic person willing to help with a variety of tasks at our organisation including identifying funding sources, maintaining the website and social media, contacting schools and explaining our educational programme, updating our contacts lists etc more details

You must be over 16 years old

Started on Monday 5th March 2018, 47 days ago

Since 2015 Banbury United has been owned and run by a supporters owned Community Benefit Society. We are proud of the progress the club has made in those three seasons. This has only been possible through the fantastic support of the volunteers who contribute to the running of the club. However we are always looking for more people to assist.

Matchday roles at the club … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

Started on Tuesday 6th March 2018, 46 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, 19 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, 18 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

Starts on Sunday 29th April 2018 in 8 days

The Blenheim 7k is an annual charity fun run at Blenheim Palace. On 29 April this year. The success of the event depends on good management of the route, and volunteers are needed to help steward the event. This requires standing in the beautiful surroundings of the Blenheim Palace grounds and making sure runners stay on course, and just making sure they all pass safely. … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

Starts on Saturday 12th May 2018 in 21 days

Join us at a beautiful location in the English countryside and help us support our Pink Ribbon Walkers with every step. You don’t need any experience or special skills, just a good team spirit and plenty of enthusiasm.
Our volunteers play an essential role in the smooth running of the Pink Ribbon Walks - we couldn’t do it without them. more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

Starts on Sunday 10th June 2018 in 50 days

We need some friendly people to help us at Banbury & District Show on Sunday 10th June. We need friendly people to hand out leaflets and talk to people to promote the work that we do. We'll tell you all you need to know and you'll be one of a team of like-minded people helping us on the day. Not many people know that Citizens Advice is a charity, nor that our service is free … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

Started on Tuesday 1st August 2017, 263 days ago

Do you have a friendly personality?
Do you have great organisational skills?
Do you have an exceptional telephone manner?
Then we'd love to hear from you...
You could be part of the Banbury based admin team behind our Volunteer Connect Community Transport scheme that provides a service where volunteer drivers use their own cars to take people to essential appointments, … 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 Wednesday 16th August 2017, 248 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, 237 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, 236 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, 235 days ago

Do you live in the Cherwell area?
Do you have your own car?
Can you spare a couple of hours from time to time?
Are you able to drive people to their essential appointments?
Then we'd 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 … more details

You must be over 17 years old Expenses Paid

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

Started on Tuesday 5th September 2017, 228 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, 228 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, 228 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, 227 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 Monday 11th September 2017, 222 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, 221 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 Friday 15th September 2017, 218 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 Friday 22nd September 2017, 211 days ago

We require volunteer drivers to join our happy transport team. The time you give is completely determined by you, one day a week or even half a day a week will help.

We transport clients to & from hospitals, doctors, dentists, shopping, visiting spouses in care homes and other destinations.

You can choose to do Oxford hospital trips or just local ones. You will be … more details

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

driving,helping people,listening to people,conversation,part of a team,shopping,medical appointments,transport

Started on Tuesday 26th September 2017, 207 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, 206 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, 206 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, 205 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, 205 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, 204 days ago

You will be supporting people living with Motor Neurone Disease, their families and carers and enabling them to access voice banking facilities and equipment. You will be supporting people to understand and undertake the process involved in voice banking, offering advice and information, or direct help to bank their voices.
Many people with motor neurone disease (MND) will … more details

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

technical support,helping,support,help at home,practical support,health,enabling,disability

Started on Friday 29th September 2017, 204 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 Saturday 30th September 2017, 203 days ago

We have many opportunities across Oxfordshire for Home Visitors, Animal Fosterers, Socialisers and much more. Please contact us to discover how you can help animals that need your help in Oxfordshire. more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

helpinganimalsfostering,animals,help at home,pratical skills

Started on Sunday 1st October 2017, 202 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, 202 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, 202 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, 202 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, 202 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, 202 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, 202 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, 201 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, 201 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, 201 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, 201 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, 201 days ago

Are you a real team player, politely persuasive and organised? Our fundraising team is looking for someone just like you. Helen&Douglas House relies almost entirely on the financial generosity of our supporters. Volunteer Community fundraisers will help us with local events: fetes, runs, raffles, tombolas and much more . In addition, you will have the opportunity to be part of … more details

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

meeting peoplefundraising,raising awareness

Started on Monday 2nd October 2017, 201 days ago

If you want to make a real difference by giving your time to an amazing cause, the Housekeeping team at Helen&Douglas House is for you. You need no experience, just enthusiasm and energy. It involves light housework duties such as dusting and hovering in communal areas of the houses.
You will be very much part of hospice life and be contributing your time in a very practical … more details

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

helping,meeting peoplepractical help,housekeeping

Started on Monday 2nd October 2017, 201 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, 201 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, 201 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 Monday 2nd October 2017, 201 days ago

We meet on 1st Monday of month from 6.00p.m - 7.00 p.m.
We are looking for people who might be willing to also join a small working party to work together on making more funding opportunities.
However, anyone with alternative skills would also be welcome. At present we have 2 vacancies and have the power to co-opt. more details

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

help peoplefundraising,creativity,management

Started on Tuesday 3rd October 2017, 200 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, 200 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, 200 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, 199 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

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

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

Started on Wednesday 4th October 2017, 199 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

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

education,community

Started on Wednesday 4th October 2017, 199 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, 198 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, 196 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 Monday 9th October 2017, 194 days ago

We are currently recruiting for an exciting research study investigating the role of two 'functional' fats in appetite medium-chain triglycerides and conjugated linoleic acid.

The study involved three visits to our research centre at the Gipsy Lane campus which will take less than 4 hours. We will measure ratings of hunger and appetite, gastric emptying (simply done by … more details

You must be over 18 years old You must be under 60years old Accessible

helping,help people,research,researchers,nutrition,science

Started on Monday 9th October 2017, 194 days ago

You will need good interpersonal skills and be confident in all aspects of computer work. The team have a number of projects that the volunteer will be asked to undertake, although full training and support will be given in every aspect of the tasks.
If you are a team player and enjoy being busy , this could be the opportunity for you.
The role would be for 2 to 3 days per … more details

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

meeting peoplehr skills,admin,,office admin

Started on Friday 13th October 2017, 190 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, 187 days ago

We are a charity entirely dependent on grant/donor funding. To keep costs down we only have a small salaried staff. We have no administrative help and cover reception duties between us. The staff are a very friendly bunch who all muck in together but there is always plenty to do!

We are looking for volunteers who may want a regular day a week or perhaps prefer to give … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

meeting people,helping,listening,practical support,digital marketing,children,office admingardening

Started on Monday 16th October 2017, 187 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 Monday 16th October 2017, 187 days ago

Do you enjoy being outside in the garden and working as part of a team.
Every Thursday we have a small group of volunteer gardeners who make sure that the Helen & Douglas House garden is fully managed and flowering throughout the year.
You do not need previous experience just be reliable and have the energy and enthusiasm to keep the weeds away! . more details

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

help people,meeting peoplegardening,practical skills,outdoors

Started on Tuesday 17th October 2017, 186 days ago

We are looking for regular volunteers with great computer skills to support our data manager: the role will vary from day to day, but generally be inputting information into excel spreadsheets or a small database.
You will be part of a lively team with lots of opportunities to meet people and learn about the Charity. more details

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

meeting peopleadmin,computer skills,data

Started on Friday 20th October 2017, 183 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 Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

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

Started on Saturday 21st October 2017, 182 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, 180 days ago

We are looking for volunteers who are willing to come to the hospice and bake cakes for our children. The thing they like most is the smell of newly baked cakes and to watch our bakers decorate the cakes.
You will only need to come for as long as it takes to bake a cake and clear up,
Usually a couple of hours.
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You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

help people,meeting peoplebaking,food and drink

Started on Monday 23rd October 2017, 180 days ago

We are looking for volunteers to support our busy chefs who prepare fresh food for everyone in the Hospice throughout the week. You do not need to be trained just enjoy food preparation and being in a busy open plan kitchen.
If you have 3 or 4 hours a week to spare: either from 11am to 2.00 pm week days or 4pm to 7pm Mon-Sat : we could really do with your help. We will … more details

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

meeting peoplecatering,hospitality,food and drink

Started on Monday 23rd October 2017, 180 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, 179 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, 178 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

Started on Tuesday 31st October 2017, 172 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, 172 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

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

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

Started on Tuesday 31st October 2017, 172 days ago

We are looking for volunteers who can support our children and young adults to take part in art and craft activities. We have great art resources available but not always the expertise to make the most of what we have available.
If you are creative and have lots of ideas to 'make and do' we would love to hear from you.

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

helping,meeting people

Started on Tuesday 31st October 2017, 172 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, 172 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, 171 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, 171 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 Wednesday 1st November 2017, 171 days ago

The Oxfam shop is raising money to overcome extreme poverty. We need volunteers, who can give us at least two hours of their time, to do anything from working on the till to sorting donations. Full training will be provided. more details

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

shops,fundraising,meeting peopleretail,customer service

Started on Thursday 2nd November 2017, 170 days ago

Get to know some of the younger generation with Full Circle, at Iffley Academy, an outstanding Special School in Oxford. The group meets for an hour in school on Thursday at 1.30pm, to make friends, enjoy chatting and learning about each other's lives. The group is facilitated by a member of school staff who looks after everyone, so the only requirements of you are the regular … more details

You must be over 50 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

listening,intergenerational friendship,school,schoolhelping young people,special educational needs,children and young people

Started on Monday 6th November 2017, 166 days ago

to join friendly team of volunteers to at North Oxford Association. A great opportunity to share your skills, experience and enthusiasm. A hugely important role for the charity.

* Provide an overview of, and manage, NOA’s finances

* Adviseon and set financial policy in consultation with other Trustees

* Ensure adequate day-to-day financial processes are in place … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

finance,budgeting,money

Started on Tuesday 7th November 2017, 165 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

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

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

Started on Tuesday 7th November 2017, 165 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 Wednesday 8th November 2017, 164 days ago

We are looking for a friendly and enthusiastic Chairperson for The Northcourt Centre, Northcourt Road, Abingdon. This is a lively and much used community asset which is already supported by a bookings secretary and a treasurer.

We are looking for the new Chairperson to start from January 2018 with meetings being held every three months.

more details

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

helping,meeting people,listeningchair,trustee duties

Started on Sunday 12th November 2017, 160 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, 159 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, 158 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, 156 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, 151 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, 150 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, 150 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

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

helping,support,help people,meeting people

Started on Wednesday 22nd November 2017, 150 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

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

support,helping

Started on Saturday 25th November 2017, 147 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 Monday 27th November 2017, 145 days ago

Karen has had a stroke which makes cooking on her own very difficult. She would love someone to come in to support her to cook and produce an evening meal for herself and her husband. This would really make such a difference to them both. If you could visit once a week or fortnight that would be great. more details

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

cooking and bakingbefriending,companionship,helping others

Started on Monday 27th November 2017, 145 days ago

Jason who suffers from Cerebal Ataxia which effects his balance and his mobility, spends too much time on his own. Could you take him out for a couple of hours once a week or fortnight? It would make such a difference to him. more details

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

helping,meeting people,support

Started on Tuesday 28th November 2017, 144 days ago

Come and join our friendly team of adult leaders running our Girl Guide group in North Oxford! We are a group of three adults providing opportunities for our thriving group of 30 Guides - all girls aged 10 to 14. The girls are by turns inspiring, amusing and surprising, and certainly add some energy and a different perspective to your average Tuesday night! more details

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

leadershipchildren and young people,,children and young people

Started on Thursday 30th November 2017, 142 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, 141 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

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

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

Started on Friday 1st December 2017, 141 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, 141 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

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

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

Started on Monday 4th December 2017, 138 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

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Started on Monday 4th December 2017, 138 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

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

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

Started on Monday 4th December 2017, 138 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

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

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, 136 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

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

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

Started on Wednesday 6th December 2017, 136 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, 124 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

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

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

Started on Monday 18th December 2017, 124 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

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

volunteering,animals,fundraising,health and wellbeing

Started on Wednesday 27th December 2017, 115 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, 110 days ago

We are looking for positive volunteers who can provide regular support to young carers through befriending. These young people (between 8 – 24 years) care for family members who have a long term illness or disability. Young carers often describe their lives as isolated, with few or no friends, and high levels of anxiety and stress as they cope with their caring … more details

You must be over 18 years old Expenses Paid

befriending,listening,rewarding,young carers,carers,regular,mental health,social,talking,meeting people,one to one,active,young people,supporting

Started on Monday 1st January 2018, 110 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 Monday 1st January 2018, 110 days ago

Cherwell CVS operates a volunteer driver service that provides district-wide low-cost transport to assist access for the elderly and less mobile to medical appointments (mainly in Oxford). All office staff and drivers are volunteers, and we operate from a grace and favour office within a central doctor's surgery complex.

Your main task will be to match a volunteer driver … more details

You must be over 25 years old You must be under 0years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

helping,support,help people,volunteering,community

Started on Monday 1st January 2018, 110 days ago

Gallery Assistants will enable the Museum to display Barbara Hepworth’s sculptures alongside rarely seen oil sketches and photographs from collections nationwide. The River & Rowing Museum’s Curatorial Department will provide training and give you a behind the scenes insight into the development of the exhibition over the past 18 months.

The exhibition will celebrate the … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible

meeting people,support,helpingmuseums,art,gallery,art gallery

Started on Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 109 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 Wednesday 3rd January 2018, 108 days ago

The charity Crimestoppers believe everyone has the right to feel safe wherever they live. Do you? If you believe this too, then Crimestoppers want you!

You will have the opportunity to be involved in events and campaigns across the whole Thames Valley region.

We rely on our volunteers to ensure we can continue to empower communities to become safer places to live. Our … more details

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

helping,meeting people,fundraising,management,events,social mediacrime,crime prevention,police,law,community,safety

Started on Friday 5th January 2018, 106 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, 103 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

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

helping,practical skills,diy

Started on Thursday 11th January 2018, 100 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

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

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Started on Monday 15th January 2018, 96 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

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

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

Started on Monday 15th January 2018, 96 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

supporting people,meeting peoplepractical help,making a difference in a person's life,social inclusion,developing friendshipsisolation,loneliness

Started on Monday 15th January 2018, 96 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

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

volunteering,animals,health and wellbeing,fundraising

Started on Tuesday 16th January 2018, 95 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

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

gardening

Started on Tuesday 16th January 2018, 95 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 Thursday 18th January 2018, 93 days ago

If you've got a reputation as a picky proof-reader or a social media whizz you can use your skills to help us keep in touch with our supporters and reach new ones. Volunteering in our Communications Office is a chance to use your skills and to gain experience, or material for a portfolio. If you're passionate about communication we would love to hear from you.

This … more details

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

communications,computer skills

Started on Thursday 18th January 2018, 93 days ago

We need hardy volunteers to join our gardening team. If you enjoy working outside (in all weathers!) and as part of a team this could be the role for you. Volunteers help maintain our beautiful gardens and make the hospice a pleasant and tranquil place to be. You'll need to be willing to get stuck in and have a good level of physical fitness we provide all the equipment you … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

gardening,outdoors,helping,practical activities

Started on Thursday 18th January 2018, 93 days ago

Caring for A3, the oldest known Aston Martin from 1921, Stirling Moss’ racing helmet and overalls as well as modern full sized models from the latest production cars the Aston Martin Heritage Trust is dedicated to preserving the history of one of the UK’s most iconic brands.

Housed in a 13th century barn in rural Oxfordshire is our museum which showcases vehicles and … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

car,museum,archive,research,history,racing

Started on Monday 22nd January 2018, 89 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!
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You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

tea and coffee,food,befriending

Started on Monday 22nd January 2018, 89 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, 89 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, 86 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

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

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

Started on Monday 29th January 2018, 82 days ago

Oxfordshire Youth is looking for a new Chair.
If you are passionate about supporting young people to achieve their true potential then here is an opportunity for you to make a tangible and visible difference to communities across Oxfordshire.

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You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

trustee,chair,chair of trustees,charity,young people,youth

Started on Thursday 1st February 2018, 79 days ago

We're looking for volunteers to lead art projects for patients in our day hospice. You might be wonderful with water colours, fantastic with fine art or creative with crafts what matters most is being enthusiastic about sharing your skill with others. We'll supply all the materials you need and a base airy art room. You need to be comfortable working closely with patients, … more details

You must be over 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

care,practical support,listening,hospitality

Started on Thursday 1st February 2018, 79 days ago

Support our Communications Officer by using your photography skills. We're looking for a volunteer photographer to help us capture images of hospice life for use in our publications and online. You'll need to love working with people and be willing to spend time building relationships to help get the shots you need.

This opportunity is flexible.

This role may be subject … more details

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

photography,communications,helping

Started on Friday 2nd February 2018, 78 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, 74 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, 74 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 Thursday 8th February 2018, 72 days ago

The CCVS mission is to develop, support, promote and represent the best interests of the voluntary sector within the local community. Our key theme is the need for a healthy and thriving community. We are a registered charity (no. 06727748) and are governed by a Board of Trustees. CCVS runs a furniture store that recycles unwanted furniture, mainly to people who receive … more details

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

community,communication,office,volunteering,admin support

Started on Monday 12th February 2018, 68 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, 67 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, 61 days ago

Would you like to make a real difference to the lives of people in West Oxfordshire? Would you like be part of a friendly and thriving team? We are currently looking for telephone advisers our next training course starts at the end of January 2018.

As a telephone and digital adviser you'd:
•be the first point of access for Citizens Advice clients and when they call our … more details

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

giving advice,volunteering,providing information,telephone,webchat

Started on Monday 19th February 2018, 61 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 Tuesday 27th February 2018, 53 days ago

We are looking for people to help 9.30 - 14.30 Tuesday - Thursday to support our schools programme.

You would be in the exhibition supporting school visits by ensuring all the children enjoy and engage with the museum, this will include supporting a talking throne, taking pictures of shadows and helping bring our exhibitions to life!

Please download an application form … more details

You must be over 13 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

museum,learning,learning and participation

Started on Wednesday 28th February 2018, 52 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 Wednesday 28th February 2018, 52 days ago

Are you aged 18 - 30? Would you like to make new friends, help out in the local community, and learn new skills? Then, the Rotaract Club of Oxford could be just the thing for you.

We meet regularly every other Wednesday in Oxford where we organize our own fundraising and social activities. Our club is run by members for members and gives our members the opportunity to … more details

You must be over 18 years old You must be under 30years old Accessible

fundraising,friendship,community,communications,community development

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 51 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, 51 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, 51 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, 51 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, 51 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, 46 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, 45 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, 45 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 Tuesday 13th March 2018, 39 days ago

Modern Art Oxford are looking for warm and friendly people to give visitors gallery experiences they will remember. If you enjoy art, meeting new people and working as part of a team, we would like to hear from you!

As a gallery volunteer, you will welcome visitors, talk to them about the exhibition and help to look after the artwork. more details

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

helping,art,exhibition invigilation,welcoming,culture,creative

Started on Monday 26th March 2018, 26 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, 26 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, 23 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, 23 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, 23 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, 23 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, 20 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, 20 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, 20 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 Sunday 1st April 2018, 20 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 Monday 2nd April 2018, 19 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, 18 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, 14 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.

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

Started on Saturday 7th April 2018, 14 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 Monday 9th April 2018, 12 days ago

Dance to Health Champions assist with administration, support the group in the sessions as well as help spreading the word through publicising the project, distributing marketing materials and talking to others about the sessions.
You can be a Champion whether or not you take part in the dance sessions.

Dance to Health is a community based project where the groups will … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

danceelderly,exercise,social,socialising,developing friendshipsisolation,olderpeople,creative,creativity,social movement,oxfordshire,exercise,communitygroup,volunteering,community,community development,community involvement

Started on Monday 9th April 2018, 12 days ago

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual become a Trustee of the charity that has run the Thame & District Day Centre since 1986. Ideally, the individual will have some experience of fundraising and Public Relations to compliment the 7 other Trustees who are responsible for the management of the Thame & District Day Centre.

Day Centres within Oxfordshire are … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,helping others,friendshiphelping others

Started on Monday 9th April 2018, 12 days ago

Dance to Health groups run weekly and each session lasts for 2 hours (90 minutes of activity and 30 minutes for refreshments and socialising). You need to be able to come to one or more group sessions on a regular basis.

Peer Motivators is an essential role for every Dance to Health group. Peer Motivators are volunteers aged 50+ with interest in or experience of dance or … more details

You must be over 50 years old

help people,support,meeting people,helping,health,danceelderly,exerciseover50s,fallsprevention,social,socialising,befriending,community,supporting people,practical support,keepfit

Started on Monday 16th April 2018, 5 days ago

We are currently looking for volunteers to join our friendly team as a receptionist at our Didcot office. If you are interested in volunteering in your local community and could offer one or two 4 hour sessions per week we would love to hear from you. To find out more please email didcot@osavcab.org.uk
Didcot Citizens Advice is part of Oxfordshire South & Vale Citizens … more details

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

helping,meeting people,support

Started on Tuesday 17th April 2018, 4 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 17th April 2018, 4 days ago

Get to know some of the younger generation with Full Circle, at William Morris Primary School, Bretch Hill, in Banbury.
The group will meets for an hour in school on Tuesday lunchtime, in order to make friends, enjoy chatting and learning about each other's lives. The group is facilitated by a member of school staff who looks after everyone, so the only requirements of you … more details

You must be over 50 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

meeting people,intergenerational friendship,school,listening,children,primary school,schoolhelping young people

Started on Wednesday 18th April 2018, 3 days ago

Rainbow House is a drop-in centre and cafe for under 5s and their carers that runs Wednesday-Friday, 10:30-2, term-time only, in the centre of Oxford. We can only run because of our wonderful volunteers, and we are always looking for new ones, either to join our regular teams or as emergency cover for holidays or illness. The role would include helping prepare the orders, … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

food and drink

Starts on Monday 30th April 2018 in 9 days

Following Carnival in 2017 which saw over 45,000 visitors enjoy a day of art, music, dance, food, poetry and performance, we plan to build on the success of the event over the last few years and the development of our outreach and activities. This is an exciting time to join Cowley Road Works as the charity expands and increases its reach to the local community.
We are … more details

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

support,governance,governancetrustee,leadership,communications,community,community development,arts festival

Starts on Thursday 3rd May 2018 in 12 days

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

Starts on Friday 4th May 2018 in 13 days

Assisting with the smooth running and administration of Abingdon Music Festival: welcoming young participants and their parents/guardians, manning reception, escorting attendees to rooms, answering queries, generally assisting organisers.
Festival takes place annually over Friday>Sunday of early spring bank-holiday weekend in late April / early May - 04-06 May in 2018. more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

helping,support,help peopleadmin,festival,community,music,secretaryone off,short term

Starts on Wednesday 9th May 2018 in 18 days

Our day service in Banbury (SABRe) provides opportunities for nearly 80 local adults with learning disabilities and autism. Many of the people we support there are keen to gain and improve computer skills, and potentially gain an ASDAN qualification in this area. We are looking for somebody with the necessary skills and time (an hour or two a week) to help. You will be given … more details

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

computer skills

Starts on Sunday 13th May 2018 in 22 days

The Muscular Dystrophy UK Oxford Town and Gown 10k is the oldest run in the series. It now attracts up to 5,000 runners every year – including serious athletes, fun runners and club runners. The 10k takes you along a City Centre closed-road route that finishes in the University Parks. This year’s event will be held on Sunday 13th May.

The Town and Gown 10k series is a huge … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

helping,meeting people,sport,disability,outdoor

Starts on Monday 21st May 2018 in 30 days

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

Starts on Sunday 10th June 2018 in 50 days

Jacari is a charity based in Oxford and Bristol that supports children who speak English as an additional language, by providing them with free 1 1 home tuition.
We are currently looking for one new trustee to join us. We are particularly interested in someone who has experience of finance to replace the outgoing finance trustee and who can
manage the charity's day to day … more details

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

finance,financial,educationone to one

Starts on Sunday 10th June 2018 in 50 days

We are a national charity who work with people who are deafblind or have complex communication needs, supporting them through various channels, including service centres, supported living, colleges and holidays.

Every year we put on an event called The RidgeWalk, where we ask people to walk 52 miles in 24 hours along the Ridgeway path in Oxfordshire and Wiltshire. This is … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

charity,event,events,walking,challenge events,community,charity,sports,ridgeway,blind,deaf,visually impaired,celebration

Starts on Friday 15th June 2018 in 55 days

Do you enjoy local music?
Do you want to feel more a part of your community?
Can you give just 4 hours to our festival?

If so please get in touch, we give full training, no experience necessary, just register with us save the date to join the team.

We are looking for ....
Gate Guardians, Beacon Buddies, Dream Green teams and more to join the fun and ensure this years … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible

music,festivals,weekends,summer,funone off,short termone off,flexible

Starts on Saturday 7th July 2018 in 77 days

What will you be doing?

Whatever time you can join us at the event, there are so many ways you can help out on event day. Whether you’re setting up marquees and putting out flags and banners or getting water to the start line and handing out medals at the finish. We’re on the lookout for volunteers with a proactive attitude and loads of enthusiasm to join the gang.

more details

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events,charity,fundraising,marshallingone off,short term

Starts on Thursday 19th July 2018 in 89 days

The Oxford Tropical Research Ethics Committee (OxTREC) reviews the ethics of University medical research taking place outside the EU. We are currently seeking an external member to join this lively and interesting committee.

External members should live near Oxford and be able to attend 6 meetings annually. Experience of tropical countries is an advantage but no specialist … more details

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

ethics,research,committee work,higher education

Starts on Friday 14th September 2018 in 146 days

Could you help people who have lost someone special?

We're looking for caring people who are interested in training to become bereavement support workers to help us support people in the community who have lost someone special to them.

If accepted you'll complete an intensive foundation programme from September 2018 in preparation for working with clients to provide a … more details

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listening,support,help people,training

Starts on Friday 28th September 2018 in 160 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

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