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Starts on Monday 1st October 2018 in 7 days

Social Prescribing is a new project run by Citizens Advice North Oxon and South Northants, from their office in the centre of Banbury. Social Prescribing is a way in which people living with long term conditions can get access to a variety of support services they need. Issues like help with getting a job, housing, debt management and social contact. Help with these things is … more details

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

Started on Wednesday 4th October 2017, 355 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 Friday 20th October 2017, 339 days ago

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

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

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

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

Started on Monday 1st January 2018, 266 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 18th June 2018, 98 days ago

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

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

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

community development,skills development,trustee duties

Started on Wednesday 5th September 2018, 19 days ago

Since its inception in 2008, ARCh has helped more than 6,000 Oxfordshire children develop a love of reading, thereby improving their lives at school and beyond.

The charity was awarded the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service in 2016 and won OCVA Charity of the Year 2018.

ARCh is now looking to expand the board of trustees and is particularly looking for individuals … more details

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

trustee,trustee duties,treasurer,legal,budgeting,leadership,chair of trustees,children,reading,primary school,education

Started on Tuesday 18th September 2018, 6 days ago

The cashier role is an exciting opportunity for someone to gain and develop retail experience and personal confidence. Till operators work on a till serving customers and give customer service on the shop floor. For example helping them look for a specific item they would like.
If you enjoy being in a busy environment and like dealing with different people, this role could be … more details

You must be over 14 years old Accessible

people,meeting people,helping

Starts on Saturday 6th October 2018 in 12 days

We are looking for engaging and approachable women to volunteer with Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Centre (OSARCC), delivering sexual consent workshops in secondary schools across Oxfordshire. No previous experience is required as full training will be provided. We are looking for women who are committed to OSARCC’s vision of a world free from sexual violence, and … more details

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

listening

Starts on Saturday 6th October 2018 in 12 days

We are looking for empathetic and empowered women to volunteer on our helpline (via phone, email or text) offering emotional and practical support to women and girls who have experienced sexual violence in any form. No previous experience is required as full training is provided, although we look for volunteers who are good listeners, self-aware about their own support needs, … more details

You must be over 19 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

listening,supporting,signposting

Started on Monday 4th September 2017, 385 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, 343 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 Friday 12th January 2018, 255 days ago

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

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

Started on Wednesday 17th January 2018, 250 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, 224 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 Monday 2nd April 2018, 175 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, 174 days ago

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

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

Started on Tuesday 1st May 2018, 146 days ago

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

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

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

Started on Thursday 10th May 2018, 137 days ago

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

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

Started on Thursday 10th May 2018, 137 days ago

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

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

Started on Thursday 10th May 2018, 137 days ago

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

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

Started on Monday 11th June 2018, 105 days ago

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

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

Started on Sunday 1st July 2018, 85 days ago

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

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

Started on Wednesday 1st August 2018, 54 days ago

Monitoring riverflies in your local streams and rivers is a fun and easy way to not only learn more about these fascinating creatures, but can ensure pollution incidents are picked up and dealt with quickly, minimising damage to local wildlife. Take part in the Angler’s Riverfly Monitoring Initiative (ARMI) to monitor the health of your local streams. Don’t worry if you’re not … more details

You must be over 16 years old

wildlife,wildlifepractical skills

Started on Tuesday 14th August 2018, 41 days ago

We are seeking several volunteers to join a friendly group of fundraisers. The group will be assisting in the organisation of fundraising events and will be attending pre-organised fundraising events on behalf of the charity.
Events to be organised and to attend could include local fetes and shows, bucket collections, cake sales, pub quizzes - the list is not exhaustive. … more details

You must be over 16 years old

Started on Monday 20th August 2018, 35 days ago

Our volunteer Walk Leaders are at the very heart of our health walks scheme.

As a volunteer Walk Leader, you will be helping people in your community to get active and healthy, providing vital support that they otherwise might not get.

Our Walk Leaders love their roles and tell us how much they enjoy helping others to get active and get walking. Plus you'll stay active, … more details

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

helping,meeting people,help people,physical activity

Started on Monday 20th August 2018, 35 days ago

We are looking for someone to help out in our office, located in Horsefair Surgery. You can choose whether to respond to telephone requests for transport, or to assist in the general administration of the office (filing and organising).

No experience is necessary and training is available if necessary. You can work alongside others, or be unsupervised and work to your … more details

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

Started on Sunday 26th August 2018, 29 days ago

Sustainable Wantage organise a programme of events every month.

We are looking for volunteers who will help us to promote events by sharing them on social media as and when they occur

more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

social media

Started on Sunday 26th August 2018, 29 days ago

Set up a Sustainable Wantage Twitter account, monitor our Facebook posts and adapt/re-post on Twitter more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

social media

Started on Sunday 26th August 2018, 29 days ago

Helping out at Sustainable Wantage Events

These include Apple Pressing Days. Freecycle Events, Talks, Courses etc

Events will be at various venues in Wantage and Grove more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

people,event

Started on Sunday 26th August 2018, 29 days ago

Green drinks is an informal meet-up on the last Wednesday of the month at The Wantage Mix - usually with a theme and sometimes with guest speakers.

We are looking for a volunteer to:

Research topics for Green Drinks
If necessary research and invite speakers

We expect this to take 1-2 hours per month more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

people,promotion

Started on Monday 27th August 2018, 28 days ago

Big Brothers and Sisters commit their time to build lasting relationships with a child at the edge of 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 … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

mentoring,supporting people

Started on Monday 27th August 2018, 28 days ago

Big Brothers and Sisters commit their time to build lasting relationships with a child at the edge of 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 … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

mentoring,supporting people

Started on Monday 27th August 2018, 28 days ago

Big Brothers and Sisters commit their time to build lasting relationships with a child at the edge of 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 … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

mentoring,supporting people

Started on Monday 27th August 2018, 28 days ago

Big Brothers and Sisters commit their time to build lasting relationships with a child at the edge of 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 … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

mentoring,supporting people

Started on Tuesday 4th September 2018, 20 days ago

Are you friendly and approachable, with good listening and communication skills?
Do you have an interest in supporting others and empathy for people experience mental health difficulties?
Can you be flexible and take initiative in your volunteering?

The Wellbeing Service provides short courses and peer support groups, helping people along the pathway to improved … more details

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

listening,help people,support

Started on Tuesday 4th September 2018, 20 days ago

We have an exciting opportunity for a volunteer Chair to work with us on developing and managing our new Volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in West Oxfordshire. As the Chair you will be responsible for leading a team of committed volunteers to raise awareness and funds in your local area. You will head up the community activities and fundraising developments in your … more details

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

people,helping,meeting people,support,listening,help people,events,events management,events,community,community development,community involvement,volunteer,corporate volunteering,employee volunteering

Started on Tuesday 4th September 2018, 20 days ago

We have an exciting opportunity for a volunteer Chair to work with us on developing and managing our new Volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in North (Cherwell) Oxfordshire. As the Chair you will be responsible for leading a team of committed volunteers to raise awareness and funds in your local area. You will head up the community activities and fundraising … more details

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

events management,events,home based,teamwork,teaching,part of a team,volunteering,corporate volunteering,community development,communications

Started on Tuesday 4th September 2018, 20 days ago

We have an exciting opportunity for a volunteer Chair to work with us on developing and managing our new Volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in Oxford. As the Chair you will be responsible for leading a team of committed volunteers to raise awareness and funds in your local area. You will head up the community activities and fundraising developments in your area, … more details

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

events,events management,community development,professional development,volunteering,corporate volunteering,employee volunteering,community involvement,communications,social media

Started on Tuesday 4th September 2018, 20 days ago

We have an exciting opportunity for a volunteer Chair to work with us on developing and managing our new Volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in South Oxfordshire. As the Chair you will be responsible for leading a team of committed volunteers to raise awareness and funds in your local area. You will head up the community activities and fundraising developments in … more details

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

events,community development,events management,community involvement,communications,social media,team work,volunteering,professional development,building development,committee,flexible

Started on Tuesday 4th September 2018, 20 days ago

We are now recruiting for volunteer committee members to join our new volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in North (Cherwell) Oxfordshire. As a committee member you will represent YoungDementia UK within your community, helping to develop new relationships and fundraising and awareness opportunities and helping to organise events and activities in aid of … more details

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

event management,events,community devenlopemtn,community involvement,committee,communications,social media,marketing

Started on Tuesday 4th September 2018, 20 days ago

We are now recruiting for volunteer committee members to join our new volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in Oxford. As a committee member you will represent YoungDementia UK within your community, helping to develop new relationships and fundraising and awareness opportunities and helping to organise events and activities in aid of YoungDementia UK. more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible

events,community,committee,events management,social media,communications,organisaion,community dveelopment,community involvement,committee work

Started on Tuesday 4th September 2018, 20 days ago

We are now recruiting for volunteer committee members to join our new volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in South Oxfordshire. As a committee member you will represent YoungDementia UK within your community, helping to develop new relationships and fundraising and awareness opportunities and helping to organise events and activities in aid of YoungDementia UK. more details

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

meeting people,community development,community involvement,events,events management,communications,social media,mental health,volunteering

Started on Tuesday 4th September 2018, 20 days ago

We are now recruiting for volunteer committee members to join our new volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in West Oxfordshire. As a committee member you will represent YoungDementia UK within your community, helping to develop new relationships and fundraising and awareness opportunities and helping to organise events and activities in aid of YoungDementia UK. more details

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

events,events management,professional development,communications,social media,community,community development,community involvement,committee

Started on Tuesday 4th September 2018, 20 days ago

We have the exciting opportunity for a volunteer Vice-Chair to join the volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in North ( Cherwell) Oxfordshire. As the Vice-Chair you will support the committee Chair in managing the activities and development of the volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in your local area. more details

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

meeting people,listening,events management,events,professional development,communications,social media,community,committee,leadership,community involvement

Started on Tuesday 4th September 2018, 20 days ago

We have the exciting opportunity for a volunteer Vice-Chair to join the volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in Oxford. As the Vice-Chair you will support the committee Chair in managing the activities and development of the volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in your local area.
We are looking for someone who wants to make a difference and who will support … more details

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

helping,meeting people,listening,help people,events management,events,community,community involvement,communications,social media,comittee

Started on Tuesday 4th September 2018, 20 days ago

We have the exciting opportunity for a volunteer Vice-Chair to join the volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in South Oxfordshire. As the Vice-Chair you will support the committee Chair in managing the activities and development of the volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in your local area.
We are looking for someone who wants to make a difference and who … more details

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

people,support,meeting people,listening,help people,community,community development,community involvement,communications,social media,committee,event,event management

Started on Monday 10th September 2018, 14 days ago

My World is a Not For Profit company based between Chinnor and Watlington that provides daily support services for adults on the autistic spectrum.
The service is led by Claire Evans, a lady who is passionate about these young people who often have no support outside of that they receive from My World.
Claire has to keep the business running at the same time which is time … more details

You must be over 18 years old

Started on Monday 10th September 2018, 14 days ago

We have the exciting opportunity for a volunteer Vice-Chair to join the volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in West Oxfordshire. As the Vice-Chair you will support the committee Chair in managing the activities and development of the volunteer Community and Fundraising Committee in your local area.
We are looking for someone who wants to make a difference and who … more details

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

people,support,meeting people,listening,help people,event,events management,event management,community development,community involvement,communications,social media,volunteering,corporate volunteering,employee volunteering,commitee

Started on Monday 17th September 2018, 7 days ago

What does the role involve?

You will be assisting the Chef in the kitchen at O’Hanlon House, a hostel with 56 bed spaces that provides temporary accommodation and support to homeless adults. Clients, including both those with bed spaces, Sit-Up clients and Day Service clients are all able to get two hot meals a day, served from the O’Hanlon kitchen.
Tasks in the kitchen … more details

You must be over 18 years old

Started on Tuesday 18th September 2018, 6 days ago

What the role will involve:
•Sorting donated goods
•Assessing and pricing donated goods
•Cleaning items where necessary ready for customer sale
•Shop floor merchandising of goods
•Removing items from sale for recycling
•Keeping the shop floor shelves fully stocked

more details

You must be over 14 years old

Started on Tuesday 18th September 2018, 6 days ago

The role of the Volunteer Recruiter is to promote volunteering for the shop and to engage with the local community so that more people can volunteer. The best form of recruitment is local, through word of mouth and building lasting relationships. This is a key role within the shop and we need someone who can do this exciting and rewarding role. The role can be home based or in … more details

You must be over 14 years old

Started on Friday 21st September 2018, 3 days ago

Become a volunteer English language teacher with the Oxford Hub and support migrant workers and refugees to develop their English skills for work and daily life. Casual, small and informal classes happen throughout the week and at weekends. We ask that volunteers do 90 mins- 2 hours at least every other week and that they prepare the lesson material.

We run sessions in … more details

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

helping refugeeslanguage skills,teaching

Starts on Saturday 29th September 2018 in 5 days

Running with others can provide motivation, guidance and support, as well as being fun. Accordingly we are looking to start local running groups so that more people can be active and improve their general sense of wellbeing. We are looking for people who would like to start, or support, local running groups.

We are hosting a Leadership in Running Fitness (LiRF) course on … more details

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

running

Starts on Monday 1st October 2018 in 7 days

The General Administrator deals with all day to day banking, and records all income and expenditure. We just need someone to pull this data together on a monthly basis, to maintain accounting records and to prepare management and end-of-year small-company accounts, and to submit quarterly VAT returns and claim annual Orchestral Tax Relief. Not too arduous a task but a small … more details

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

Starts on Monday 1st October 2018 in 7 days

We are looking for Oxford residents of any age who want to support young people and education by becoming governors in local schools. Anyone is able to become a governor, you don’t need to be a parent/guardian or have a child attending that school!

If you are interested in supporting young people, improving educational standards and giving back to your local community then … more details

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

school,schoolhelping young people,governance,oxford,education

Starts on Monday 1st October 2018 in 7 days

Gig buddies is a new and exciting project run by My Life My Choice (learning disability self-advocacy charity), AgeUK Oxfordshire, Restore (mental health charity) and Oxfordshire Association for the blind to support people to get out and have fun. As a gig buddy volunteer you will be paired up with a member of one of these organisations who has similar interests to you and … more details

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

people,helping,meeting people,support,help people,fun,having fun,gig,buddies,buddying,gigbuddies,learning disabilities,blind and partially sighted,mental health

Starts on Monday 1st October 2018 in 7 days

Clean, unpolluted water can support rich and diverse wetland plant and animal communities. Sadly it only takes a little pollution to cause the loss of much of this wildlife. With increasing pressures on the freshwater landscape it is important to monitor the water quality of streams, rivers and ponds to pick up harmful pollution and to ensure we continue to work towards … more details

You must be over 16 years old

Starts on Monday 15th October 2018 in 21 days

FELLOW, or Free English Lessons for Overseas Workers, is an Oxford Hub volunteering project that offers free English classes to recent immigrants, refugees, foreign workers and students in a safe and friendly environment. The classes give overseas workers the opportunity to practise conversation, develop their vocabulary and grammar, and learn topics useful for work and … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

teaching,refugees,education,english,helping refugeeslanguage skills

Starts on Thursday 1st November 2018 in 38 days

Friends of Pendon is a membership scheme that provides support to the museum, particularly through annual donations (subscriptions). In exchange for this ongoing support the museum provides Friends with a growing range of benefits, in the form of complimentary admission, publications, events and web-based resources.

This new role is focused on supporting the extension of … more details

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

Starts on Tuesday 1st January 2019 in 99 days

Sobell house is vital hospice service charity covering all of Oxfordshire. The site, based in headington and several established gardens and new court yard gardens due for completion next year ( 2019 ) . The volunteer gardeners consist of professional gardeners and those simply wishing to lend a much needed hand . The gardens are an important part aspect to the patient and … more details

You must be over 17 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Starts on Tuesday 1st January 2019 in 99 days

Pendon run a series of adult modelling workshops during the year. This year there are about 24 workshops over 12 weekends. These workshops are part of the museum’s mission to inform and educate and also make a contribution to its financial sustainability. Details of this year’s programme can be found at: https://pendonmuseum.com/events/#adult-workshops

The workshops … more details

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

Starts on Friday 1st November 2019 in 403 days

We are looking for a child centred and caring volunteer to do fun activities with a child in care. Training provided.
Do you want to make a difference to a young person’s life?
Do you have 1- 4 hours per month to spare?
We urgently require more volunteers, so why not volunteer as a mentor/befriender for NYAS as an Independent Visitor for children and young people in care. … more details

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

fun,reliable, children, young people,,employment skills training,training,training,social care,enjoyable, making a difference,,children,children,children and young people,supporting children,supporting childrenplay

Started on Monday 1st January 1900, 43365 days ago

What does the role involve?
All year we receive welfare donations to help our clients including clothes, toiletries, bedding, sleeping bags and food – all those things we often take for granted. In the run up to Christmas this greatly increases with the seasonal spirit and we can receive enough donations to keep us supplied for most of the coming year which is fantastic but … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

homelessness,donations,organising,organiser,homeless charity,homeless

Started on Tuesday 1st August 2017, 419 days ago

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

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

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

Started on Monday 14th August 2017, 406 days ago

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

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

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

Started on Monday 28th August 2017, 392 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, 391 days ago

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

You must be over 17 years old Expenses Paid

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

Started on Wednesday 6th September 2017, 383 days ago

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

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

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

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

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

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 381 days ago

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

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

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

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 381 days ago

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

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

gardening,arts and crafts,woodwork

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 381 days ago

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

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

listening,mental health,woodwork,cooking,supporting people

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 381 days ago

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

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

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

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 381 days ago

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

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

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

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 381 days ago

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

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

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

Started on Friday 8th September 2017, 381 days ago

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

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

listening,mental health,coaching

Started on Monday 11th September 2017, 378 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, 377 days ago

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

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

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

help people,helpinghomeless,refugees

Started on Tuesday 12th September 2017, 377 days ago

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

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

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

listening,signposting,mental health

Started on Friday 15th September 2017, 374 days ago

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

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

You must be over 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

help people,helping,fundraise

Started on Tuesday 26th September 2017, 363 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, 362 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, 362 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, 361 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, 360 days ago

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

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

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

Started on Sunday 1st October 2017, 358 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, 358 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, 358 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, 358 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, 358 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, 358 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, 357 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, 357 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, 357 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, 357 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, 357 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, 357 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, 357 days ago

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

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

We often use local … more details

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

helping,listening,help people,having fun,engaging

Started on Tuesday 3rd October 2017, 356 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, 356 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, 356 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, 355 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, 355 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, 354 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, 352 days ago

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

more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

heritage,craft,canals

Started on Friday 13th October 2017, 346 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, 343 days ago

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

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

teacher,helping refugeeslanguage skills,speech and language

Started on Saturday 21st October 2017, 338 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, 336 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, 335 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 Tuesday 31st October 2017, 328 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, 328 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, 328 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, 327 days ago

Helen has suffered from a couple of strokes whilst only being late middle aged. She is making good progress but is no longer able to drive. She is a very sociable lady with a lovely sense of humour but doesn't get out very much at all now.

This is where you could come in...... could you pick Helen up and take her for a coffee in the town? I took her yesterday and she … more details

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

socialising,disability,companionship,helping others

Started on Wednesday 1st November 2017, 327 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, 327 days ago

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

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

diyoutdorrs,outdoors,,outdoor activitiespractical skills

Started on Tuesday 7th November 2017, 321 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, 321 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 Tuesday 14th November 2017, 314 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, 312 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, 307 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, 306 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, 306 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 Wednesday 22nd November 2017, 306 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 Saturday 25th November 2017, 303 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, 301 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, 301 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 Monday 27th November 2017, 301 days ago

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

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

helping,meeting peopletrustee duties,management

Started on Thursday 30th November 2017, 298 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, 297 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, 297 days ago

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

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

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

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

Started on Monday 4th December 2017, 294 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

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

Started on Monday 4th December 2017, 294 days ago

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

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

Started on Monday 4th December 2017, 294 days ago

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

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

Started on Wednesday 6th December 2017, 292 days ago

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

Although the programme has a structure and we … more details

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

Started on Wednesday 6th December 2017, 292 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

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

Started on Monday 18th December 2017, 280 days ago

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

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

Started on Monday 18th December 2017, 280 days ago

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

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volunteering,animals,fundraising,health and wellbeing

Started on Wednesday 27th December 2017, 271 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

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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, 266 days ago

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

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

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

Started on Tuesday 2nd January 2018, 265 days ago

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

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

outdoor activities,architecture,building development

Started on Friday 5th January 2018, 262 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, 259 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.

Times can be flexible … more details

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

helping,practical skills,diy

Started on Thursday 11th January 2018, 256 days ago

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

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

Started on Friday 12th January 2018, 255 days ago

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

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

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helping,meeting people,health,support

Started on Monday 15th January 2018, 252 days ago

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

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

Started on Monday 15th January 2018, 252 days ago

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

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volunteering,animals,health and wellbeing,fundraising

Started on Tuesday 16th January 2018, 251 days ago

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

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gardening

Started on Tuesday 16th January 2018, 251 days ago

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

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

admin,minute taking,board meetings,trustee

Started on Monday 22nd January 2018, 245 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

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mentoring,supporting children

Started on Monday 22nd January 2018, 245 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, 242 days ago

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

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

Started on Saturday 27th January 2018, 240 days ago

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

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admin,reception,hospitality,welcome

Started on Friday 2nd February 2018, 234 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

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

Started on Tuesday 6th February 2018, 230 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

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

Started on Tuesday 13th February 2018, 223 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

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

Started on Wednesday 28th February 2018, 208 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

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

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 207 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

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

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 207 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, 207 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

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

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 207 days ago

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

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

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

Started on Thursday 1st March 2018, 207 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

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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, 202 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

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helping,support,listening,help people,meeting people

Started on Wednesday 7th March 2018, 201 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

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helping,meeting people,support

Started on Wednesday 7th March 2018, 201 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

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helping,meeting people,support

Started on Sunday 1st April 2018, 176 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

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,community transport

Started on Sunday 1st April 2018, 176 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

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providing information

Started on Sunday 1st April 2018, 176 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

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

Started on Sunday 1st April 2018, 176 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

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

Started on Monday 2nd April 2018, 175 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

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

Started on Tuesday 3rd April 2018, 174 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, 170 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, 170 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

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

Started on Thursday 12th April 2018, 165 days ago

We're looking for volunteers to serve teas, coffees and cakes on our inpatient unit. You'll need to be happy to handle a trolley and to stop for a chat with patients and visitors. As part of our catering team you may also help serve up meals and make sure everything gets cleared up afterwards. You'll need to be friendly and sensitive to the needs of patients and visitors … more details

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helping,meeting people,listening,catering,health and wellbeing

Started on Tuesday 17th April 2018, 160 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

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bookkeeping,finance,accounting

Started on Monday 30th April 2018, 147 days ago

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

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

Started on Tuesday 1st May 2018, 146 days ago

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

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helping,meeting people,support,listening

Started on Wednesday 2nd May 2018, 145 days ago

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

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

Started on Thursday 3rd May 2018, 144 days ago

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

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

Started on Monday 7th May 2018, 140 days ago

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

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

Started on Wednesday 9th May 2018, 138 days ago

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

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computer skills

Started on Monday 14th May 2018, 133 days ago

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

You must be over 22 years old

gardening,schoolhelping young people,special school

Started on Monday 14th May 2018, 133 days ago

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

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

Started on Tuesday 22nd May 2018, 125 days ago

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

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

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

Started on Wednesday 23rd May 2018, 124 days ago

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

You must be over 16 years old Expenses Paid

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

Started on Friday 1st June 2018, 115 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

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helping,meeting people,support,listening

Started on Friday 15th June 2018, 101 days ago

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

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

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

Started on Monday 18th June 2018, 98 days ago

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

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

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helping,listening,support,health

Started on Monday 18th June 2018, 98 days ago

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

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

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helping,support,listening,health,gardening

Started on Monday 18th June 2018, 98 days ago

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

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

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

help people,listening to people,supportlistening,practical skills

Started on Wednesday 20th June 2018, 96 days ago

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

You must be over 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

food,food and drink

Started on Saturday 23rd June 2018, 93 days ago

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

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

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

Started on Friday 29th June 2018, 87 days ago

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

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

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

mental health,training,administration,marketing

Started on Wednesday 4th July 2018, 82 days ago

Short term project or ongoing role
Purpose of the role -To maximise the functionality of the Citizens Advice Oxford Website so it can be effectively used as a tool for promoting our work, taking donations and recruiting volunteers and staff.
The website is built and needs someone experienced in WordPress to work on some of the plug-ins, SEO and understanding how to … more details

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

website,help peoplewebsite management

Started on Friday 6th July 2018, 80 days ago

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

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

We transport … more details

You must be over 16 years old Expenses Paid

helping,support,meeting people,driving,transport

Started on Friday 6th July 2018, 80 days ago

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

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

One of our Good … more details

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

befriending,support,meeting people,companionship

Started on Friday 6th July 2018, 80 days ago

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

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

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

You must be over 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

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

Started on Tuesday 24th July 2018, 62 days ago

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

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

meeting people,help people,listening to people

Started on Thursday 26th July 2018, 60 days ago

Bruce has MS which is limiting what he can do now. He wants to keep as fit as he can so he can enjoy more time with his young sons. He has purchased a home gym to help him build strength but really needs some support and motivation to use this.

Do you have an hour or so free each week when you could pop along and support Bruce? more details

You must be over 16 years old Expenses Paid

helping,support,motivating others

Started on Thursday 26th July 2018, 60 days ago

Fran lives in the small village of Ascott Under Wychwood and is quite isolated. Her sight has recently worsened leaving her unable to go out alone and to even walk her small dog.

If you had an hour or so each week/fortnight when you could visit Fran, go for a walk or go out for a coffee she would be so grateful. She is a vivacious lady who has lived an exciting life so has … more details

You must be over 17 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

support,listening

Started on Monday 30th July 2018, 56 days ago

Bicester Green have a continuous supply of donated bikes, all we need is willing volunteers to come and help fix them ready for sale. If you are interested in bikes, Bicester Green or helping out then we need you!

You don't need to already be an expert as we've one in house who can provide you the training you need. We've established a process for repairing, with … more details

You must be over 16 years old Accessible

bike repair,waste reduction

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