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Daybreak Oxford is a small, Oxford based charity. We run three day centres in Oxfordshire providing care and support to help people with dementia. Dementia is incurable but not untreatable and day club attendance is one of the few recommended treatments. At Daybreak we believe that with the best care and support people can live well with dementia. Out aims are to help maintain … more details for Trustee role for dementia day care charity

You must be at least 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

dementia,day care,quality control,fundraising,fundraisingfinancial support,financial management

We are looking for a volunteer accountant, either still working or recently retired to help us with our accounts. This would involve
- Updating the cash book monthly
- Preparing annual income and expense accounts
- Liaising with the independent examiner
- Preparing bi-annual budgets
- 2 to 3 times a year, liaising with CEO to prepare specifics financial info. for a … more details for Accountant required for small Oxford based charity.

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You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

finance,financial

Deliver talks to community groups with the aim of increasing understanding of hearing loss, deafness and tinnitus, raising awareness of our work and encouraging people to get involved.

-Where?-
We are currently looking for volunteers in the following communities:

•Cambridgeshire
•Warwickshire
•West Midlands- Birmingham, Coventry, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, Walsall … more details for Speaker to Community Groups , Oxfordshire

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

helping

There are plenty of roles to choose from - you could help on our shop floor chatting to customers and making sure the stock is kept fresh and tidy, or help us serve on the till and gain retail experience.

If you fancy something a bit quieter, you could help out the back sorting through all the donations we receive. You could specialise in a department, depending on your … more details for Volunteer when it suits you! Try different roles until you find your niche in our British Heart Foundation shop, Bicester

You must be at least 16 years old Expenses Paid

charity shop,retail,customer service,recycling,films,music,books,fashion

There are plenty of roles to choose from - you could help on our shop floor chatting to customers and making sure the stock is kept fresh and tidy, or help us serve on the till and gain retail experience.

If you fancy something a bit quieter, you could help out the back sorting through all the donations we receive. You could specialise in a department, depending on your … more details for Volunteer when it suits you! Try different roles until you find your niche in our British Heart Foundation shop, Banbury

You must be at least 16 years old Expenses Paid

charity shop,retail,customer service,recycling,film,books,music,fashion,online value research,antiques

We are currently looking for someone to join the committee as Treasurer. This is a voluntary role.

The Treasurer has a watchdog role over all aspects of financial management, working closely with other members of the Management Committee to safeguard the organisation's finances.

In summary, the Treasurer is responsible for:

General financial oversight
Funding, … more details for Committee Treasurer - Hanwell Fields Based

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

committee,treasurer

This is a varied and flexible volunteering opportunity for someone who enjoys helping people. We are looking for Community Connectors to join our team to help deliver our new and exciting Social Prescribing project across Cherwell and West Oxfordshire. This project is jointly run by Citizens Advice North Oxon & South Northants (CANOSN) and Citizens Advice West Oxfordshire … more details for Community Connect Volunteers needed for Social Prescribing Project.

You must be at least 18 years old Accessible

helping others,helping,help people,health,mental healthhelping others,health and wellbeing,part of a team,health,community,community development,community involvement

We need volunteers to make people aware of the Children's Air Ambulance Service and help to raise funds to keep us flying to save precious lives. You will be part of a team but can work alone if preferred more details for community volunteers

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

We need volunteers to help marshal and steward the Blenheim 7k on 28 April. The work entails coming to Blenheim Palace and directing runners around the route. The events start at 10.15 and 11 and volunteers need to arrive by 9.30 am.

Ideally would also like a few volunteers to help with car parking earlier too.

After the event - from 12 noon ish, you are free to enjoy … more details for Volunteer stewards required for Blenheim 7k

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

Can you spare some time to be a volunteer Concert Manager and enjoy attending Abbey events such as orchestral and choral concerts. The Abbey provides a Concert Manager to assist all hirers during the period of their event at the Abbey. The Concert Manager meets the hirer on arrival to ensure that organisers have access to all they need for the set-up period, then remains on … more details for Dorchester Abbey Concert Managers needed

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

concert,events management

Do you know how to use Skype? Do you do your shopping online? Did you know that 25% of people with a registered disability are offline compared with 6% of the rest of the UK? Help bridge the digital skills gap and learn new skills by joining our team today.

We need friendly, patient people with a basic knowledge of IT to support disabled people to access the digital world. … more details for Digital Champion

You must be at least 16 years old

support,disability,it,digital

Barnardo's Oxfordshire Community Short Breaks runs out of school clubs (after school and school holidays) in Abingdon and Witney for young people with additional needs providing a safe, fun environment for young people. The out of school clubs offer opportunities for socialising with peers whilst offering respite care to young people with additional needs.

We are looking … more details for Barnardos Oxfordshire Community Short Breaks- Children’s Activity Support Volunteer - Witney and Abingdon

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

children and young people,barnardos

Apply to volunteer with the Witney Community Fridge!
Food waste is a big issue in the UK, with an estimated third of all food ending up in the bin. The Witney Community Fridge will take surplus food from local supermarkets and other businesses and make it freely available to all members of the community. In doing so, it will fight food waste and food poverty, as well as … more details for Community Fridge Volunteers (Witney)

You must be at least 16 years old

food,poverty,environment

Role outline
Café from Crisis offers training opportunities to Crisis clients either in the kitchen or front of house, equipping them for future opportunities or employment. Through technical training such as kitchen craft and barista skills, clients can gain qualifications and confidence in a public-facing environment where they are supported on their journey out of … more details for Cafe Training Programme Volunteer

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

Our Events and Fundraising Volunteers represent Oxfordshire Mind at a variety of local events and fundraising opportunities, by helping to raise money and spread awareness of our services in the public eye. Get involved with exciting local events including festivals, comedy gigs and sports events!

There is no minimum time commitment, so volunteers can organise the role to … more details for Events and Fundraising Volunteers required for Oxfordshire Mind!

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

people,events,fundraising,bucket collecting,raising awareness,community

The Festivals & Events Administrative Assistant will assist the Festival & Events Administrator, who provides primarily office-based support to volunteers and operational support to the wider stewarding team.

The successful candidate will play a fundamental role in supporting approximately 5000 volunteers as they attend music festivals with Oxfam throughout the summer. … more details for Festivals & Events Administrative Assistant

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

people,helping,support,meeting people,help,team working,festivals,music

The Festivals & Events team sits within the Public Engagement team. We provide volunteers at some of the largest festivals and events throughout the summer season. The successful candidate will play a fundamental role in supporting volunteers as they attend music festivals and events with Oxfam throughout the summer

The Reasonable Adjustment volunteer will assist the … more details for Reasonable Adjustment & Accessibility Volunteer

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

people,helping,support,meeting people,team working,music,festivals

We are looking to appoint a new District Commissioner (DC). Alongside that appointment, we are also looking to identify some Deputy District Commissioners (DDCs) to work with the new DC and other members of the District team.

The District Commissioner is responsible for Scouting in Thames Ridge (Abingdon, Didcot and the surrounding villages) and will be supported by a … more details for Lead volunteer for Abingdon, Didcot and surrounding villages in Scouting.

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

people,meeting people,management,event managing,social change,young people,leadershipchildren and young people,adventure,having fun

Ben is 83 years old and almost totally blind. He is also a life long Oxford United fan and is desperate to go to the games. Could you support his?

Carla is 37 and has a learning disability. She also wants to get fit but is too nervous to go to a fitness class on her own. Could you go with her?

Ollie is a 20 year old with Downs Syndrome. He loves rock music but his … more details for Gig Buddies required to support vulnerable adults to access social events and activities

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

people,meeting people,socialising

Are you between jobs and could do short period of voluntary work in order to enhance your CV?

We seek someone willing to give 2 hours once in a while to help organise our volunteer car service. This scheme provides essential transport, mainly for medical appointments, for those who are unable to access public transport or the help of friends and family in Banbury, Bicester … more details for Occasional Office Support for Banbury Volunteer Bureau Driver Service

You must be at least 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

befriending,volunteering,telephone,office,community transport

We seek assistance from a keen author to help pen a 200-400 article about Cherwell Community & Voluntary Services for use in local media outlets. This year we celebrate our 40th anniversary of operating a volunteer driver and furniture recycling service. The driver scheme provides essential transport for those who are unable to access public transport or the help of friends … more details for Budding Journalist?

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

social media,research,publicity

A Children Heard and Seen Volunteer is a caring and responsible adult volunteer who in partnership with a child develops a trusting relationship through which the child can seek and receive support and guidance or support group activities.

A Volunteer helps to ensure that a child has the opportunity to try new things, access resources, develop resilience, coping … more details for Volunteer Mentor

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

children,children and young people,supporting children,children and families,prison,prisons,mentoring,mentoring,engagement,activities,groups,group volunteering

Come and support the inaugural Breast Walk Ever Berkshire on Sunday 5th of May 2019. We are recruiting volunteers to assist with directing walkers, serving tea, coffee & cake and registering participants. Opportunities to volunteer exist in Marlow, Shiplake, Purley-on-Thames and Beale Park near Reading. more details for Marshalls required to assist walkers at charity walk (Breast Walk Ever) between Marlow and Reading on Sunday 5th of May

You must be at least 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

people,helping,support,meeting people,walking,fundraising,fundraisingfinancial support,help peoplefundraising

To help with a Saturday morning children’s drama club. Creativity, use your initiative, a sense of fun and good with children. Must be DBS checked and first aider. more details for Children’s chaperone for drama club

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

support,helping,children

Being one of our Collection Tin Coordinators is a great way to give back to your community hospice, to meet new people and to develop new skills. You'll spend a couple of hours a month liaising with local businesses to ensure they always have a collection tin on the go and that tins are returned to the hospice for counting regularly.

For more information please see the … more details for Collection Tin Coordinator

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

meeting people,helping,fundraising,community

Being one of our Volunteer Collection Coordinators is a great way to give back to your community hospice, to meet new people and to develop new skills.

You'll meet and greet supporters who are collection on the day and ensure they have everything they need and that all the materials are returned to the hospice at the end of the day. You'll need to enjoy meeting people and … more details for Collections Coordinator

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

meeting people,fundraising,community

As a new initiative for 2019 Katharine House Hospice is looking to set up a fundraising group with supporters from the local area that would like to become more involved with our community fundraising. Being part of a fundraising group is a great way to get involved with our campaigns by working collectively to organise and promote activities.

We'll give you all the … more details for Fundraising Group Member

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You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

fundraising,community,meeting people,group volunteering,events

We’d like someone to help us with our marketing activities to help promote our hospice services and fundraising events and campaigns.

This role is a brilliant introduction to the world of marketing and communications, and would be perfect for someone currently studying marketing at college, or who is interested in a change of career. But don’t worry if you don’t fall in to … more details for Marketing Assistant

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

marketing,social media,communications

We’d like someone to help us share the inspirational stories of Katharine House, and to help promote our fundraising events and campaigns.

This role is a brilliant introduction to the world of marketing and communications, and would be perfect for someone currently studying marketing at college, or who is interested in a change of career. But don’t worry if you don’t fall … more details for Digital and social media volunteer

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

social media,digital marketing,communications,helping people

Sign up today, to volunteer at this year’s Oxford Town and Gown 10k, on 12 May 2019! We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers, to help make this year’s race an amazing experience for our runners.
We have a lot of fantastic roles for volunteers at the event such as helping out at our information tent, giving out goodie bags, marshalling the route or manning the water … more details for Volunteers required to help at this year's Oxford town and Gown 10K event!

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

The Friends meet once a month, on a Thursday of the month, for an hour (with August and December off). We discuss and decide requests from the hospital staff to make sure the funds are spent in line with the constitution and are in the best interests of the patients and staff.

We also aim to do some fund raising, ranging from collection tins, organising and baking cakes … more details for "Friends" - volunteers or trustees to raise funds, the profile of the Wallingford Community Hospital League of Friends and decide on how to spend funds for the benefit of patients and staff of the hospital.

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

fundraising,raising awareness,health,social care,trustee,trustee duties,governancetrustee,trustee dutiesboard member,community,coaching,communityhospitality,mental healthhospitality

Enjoy working outdoors in good company, burning off a few calories and seeing projects completed week by week.
Every Tuesday morning, 9:30-12:30 whatever the weather. Tools and training provided, a variety of green spaces around Bicester are visited and worked on. more details for Conservation and gardening

You must be at least 16 years old

gardening,meeting peoplegardening,growing confidence,conservation

Loneliness and isolation are major issues in modern society. Add sight loss to that and life can be very difficult. We need people who would be willing to regularly visit a partially sighted person to alleviate the loneliness and help them with small tasks that may be challenging for them. For example, they may need help with reading mail, finding information out or matching … more details for Volunteers wanted to visit visually-impaired people on a regular basis.

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

visually impaired,visiting

You will be looking for opportunities to promote TWAM and to raise TWAM’s profile helping us to collect more tools, raise more money to support the work and to attract additional volunteers

This is a flexible role—it is a role where ‘what you get out’ depends on ‘what you put in’

As this is a networking, wide ranging and flexible role, there is no set list of likely … more details for Volunteer Area Development Manager

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

fundraising,publicity,social media,events,speaking and listening

The role of the TWAM speaker is to talk to groups in your local community leaving them with the challenge to support TWAM through tool collections, financial provision or by volunteering. The groups you speak to will be diverse in nature and could include churches schools, Rotary Clubs and many others.
The role is available throughout England, Wales and Scotland as we seek … more details for Volunteer Speaker

Home Opportunity

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

meeting people,speaking and listening,public,presenting

The role of the collector is to respond to requests from members of the public to collect tools they have to donate and to store them for the TWAM van to collect. The role is available throughout England, Wales and Scotland. We will normally ask you to collect with a maximum 25 mile radius from your home (although you can request a smaller area) and requests are matched … more details for Volunteer Tool Collector

Home Opportunity

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

meeting people,driving,collection

Community Conservation runs local conservation events, helping protect the natural environment and its inhabitants around Oxford.

Our volunteers go on weekly conservation work parties around Oxfordshire so if you want a hands-on environmental project this is the place to be. Events might involve birdwatching, tree planting, scrub control, plant-counting, or even some light … more details for Community Conservation with Oxford Hub!

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

gardening,conservation,volunteering,charity,environment

We are looking for volunteer mentors to support children o mitigate the effects of parental imprisonment on children, young people and their families. Children of prisoners are 3 times more at risk of committing Anti-Social Behaviour or delinquent behaviour and 65% of boys with a convicted parent go on to offend themselves (MoJ, 2008) These stark statistics are because … more details for Mentoring a child/young person for an hour a week

You must be at least 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

support,prisons,children and families,family support

Run an information stand in your local community, providing information on deafness, tinnitus and hearing loss to the general public, community groups and professionals. You will also provide information about Action on Hearing Loss’ services and any other relevant local services.

WHERE?
We are currently looking for volunteers in the following … more details for Information Outreach Volunteer

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

providing information,hearing loss,information,outreach,information stand,tinnitus,deafness

An opportunity to join a vibrant and fun group of people who raise awareness and funds throughout the area.

We are looking for enthusiastic people who like dogs and are happy to give freely of their time to raise awareness and funds for our work at various events such as Festivals, Dog Walks, Dog Shows, Tin Collections, Summer Fetes and Fairs.

No experience necessary. … more details for Supporter group member - Volunteers to join our local volunteer supporter group in Banbury and the north Oxfordshire area.

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

people,outdoor,outdoor activities

Volunteers are needed to smile and welcome visitors at a venue in central Oxford. They will help the venue organisers, count visitors and answer questions if possible. Members of the public should be encouraged to leave feedback and to join Oxford Preservation Trust.
Generally, half a day over the weekend is the minimum commitment. more details for Oxford Open Doors is on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 September 2019. Over 200 volunteers are needed to welcome visitors at venues throughout Oxford.

You must be at least 18 years old Accessible

helping,meeting people

We are looking for some enthusiastic volunteers to help at our Pink Ribbon Walks in association with Skechers. The Pink Ribbon Walks are much loved walking events that have raised over £12 million for Breast Cancer Care, the only specialist UK-wide charity providing support for anyone affected by breast cancer. This summer thousands of people will walk 10 or 20 miles at the … more details for Event Volunteer - Chatsworth Pink Ribbon Walk

You must be at least 18 years old

Stay, Play and Learn is a new drop-in activity, for parents/carers and their children (aged 0-5) to come along and have a fun taking part in play and activities. The sessions, based around language and communication, give you the opportunity to engage with parents and children and help them develop new skills through play. Full training and support is provided. More … more details for Stay, Play and Learn volunteers are required to take part in an exciting new service run by Oxfordshire Libraries

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

children,children and young people,children and families,supporting children

The Chair of Headington Market Committee sets the strategy for Headington Market and works with a paid Market Manager to ensure the safe running of this weekly community market in central Headington. The post would suit someone who is passionate about seeing Headington Market continue to flourish. more details for Chair, Headington Market Committee

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

events management

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help run the League by having a positive can do attitude and be willing to administer football for children aged 7 to 16 years old by undertaking tasks like assigning referees to games, sorting out fixtures and cup competitions and registering players on line.

No football playing experience is necessary and any software or … more details for Active committee members needed to help with the League administration and help out on finals days

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

referee,administration,football,secretary,computer skills,children and young people,organising,organiser,organisational

Sport in Mind are looking for enthusiastic, approachable and engaging volunteers to help at a number of sessions that will be starting in Oxfordshire in 2019.

All of our sessions are led by qualified coaches and as a volunteer, you will be helping to provide a safe, enjoyable and welcoming environment for our service users as well as aiding in setting up and tidying after … more details for Volunteers required to help at badminton, table tennis and football sessions starting in 2019

You must be at least 18 years old

The Learning Engagement Team delivers an exciting package of learning programmes to approximately 5000 school children per year, as well as running family activities during the school holidays. We are looking for volunteers to support our Learning Engagement Team, bringing Sulgrave Manor to life and creating special memories for our visitors.

What’s involved?
• Increasing … more details for Learning Volunteers to help bring Sulgrave Manor to life and create special memories for our visitors.

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

learning,children,children and families,heritage,historic building,history,schools

This is an opportunity to serve on the board of a charity which supports 800 Oxfordshire children with their reading every year. We seek individuals with financial expertise or who can provide a legal viewpoint to complement the experience we already have within the board. more details for Trustee needed to join ARCh, an award-winning Oxfordshire charity which inspires children to enjoy reading

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

people,legal,young people

Volunteer Retail Assistant

Purpose of opportunity:
Running a successful Barnardo's store requires a great team of enthusiastic volunteers and you could be part of it! Our volunteers come from a diverse range of backgrounds and bring a wide variety of skills to the organisation. They come together to generate vital funds for Barnardo's work with children, young people and … more details for Volunteer Retail Assistant

You must be at least 14 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

customer service,retail,gaining retail skills,meeting peopleretail

Are you healthy and aged 18 to 55?
Are you based in the Oxford area?

You may be eligible to take part in one of our clinical vaccine trials.
Participants are reimbursed a minimum of £25 per visit for their time and travel.

www.jenner.ac.uk/volunteer
vaccinetrials@ndm.ox.ac.uk
01865 611424
Generic small ad V1.0 6th Mar 2017 more details for INTERESTED IN TAKING PART IN A CLINICAL TRIAL?

You must be at least 18 years old You must be under 50 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

research,clinical trial,help,volunteer,university of oxford

[Please apply here: https://tandemfestival.com/festival-volunteering]
To volunteer at the festival, you have 3 ways of helping: Build Up, Happening & Take Down. Build Up will enable you to shape the Festival then enjoy it freely. Happening is during the festival itself. With Take Down, you give yourself extra time to Tandemise yourself. To volunteer with us you need to commit … more details for Tandem Festival 21-23 June 2019

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

festival,music,poetry,crafts,workshops,sustainability,community,eco-living,upcycling,recycling,talks,film,dance,environment,yoga,vegetarian,vegan,responsible consumption,reusing materials,reducing waste

We are looking for a well organised, team worker(s) who can carry out those all important administrative tasks the team’s other work depends on.

This role can be covered by the same person or divided according to skills as bookkeeper and administrator.

Bookkeeping tasks will involve assisting the Director recording payments and the monthly reconciliation of bank … more details for Experienced bookkeeping / administrative help needed for small charity making a real difference to the lives of young people!

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

finance,office admin,young carers,efficient,organisational

We are looking for someone to help with the proof reading and production of the monthly Three Parishes Magazine (website here for examples: https://3parishesnews.wordpress.com/)
You should be highly literate and have English as your first language.
You should be familiar with the Microsoft suite of programmes, in particular MSPublisher.
You should be able to work to … more details for Monthly magazine proofing and production

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

information provider

We are looking for a friendly person who would enjoy being the Chairperson on our committee for the new financial year starting 2nd April 2019.

The role has a few key tasks which can be adapted to suit the skills, interests, and time commitments of the person interested in the position.

Chair the group meetings.
Ensure all members are given the opportunity to … more details for Volunteer Chairperson with an interest in supporting sustainability events and projects in Banbury

You must be at least 18 years old

support,meeting people,helping,listening,meeting,organiser,talking

To assist with Floatability boat outings. These are organised for members of the public with learning difficulties or mental health problems. Volunteers will be required to provide general assistance, both on the boat, and take off landing sites. Some trips will include a fishing element. Duties will include:
Help opening up the site.
To help meet and greet boaters at … more details for Volunteer river boat crew / fishing guide

You must be at least 18 years old

people,support,helping,meeting people,meeting,listening

You could make a difference by volunteering in your local community

You can do this by applying to become an Academic Support Tutor at IntoUniversity Oxford South-East. Our centre in Blackbird Leys provides free tutoring and academic support to young people from disadvantaged backgrounds in a stimulating classroom environment.

This involves volunteering once a week at … more details for Academic Support Tutor at IntoUniversity

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

children and young people,teaching,supporting children,education,volunteer,volunteering,community,university,educationone to one,tutoring

Oxfordshire Mind is recruiting volunteers for its brand new Walking for Wellbeing project!

We know that physical activity is one of the best things you can do for your mental health, boosting self-esteem and reducing stress and anxiety. Even 10 minutes’ brisk walking can have a positive effect on mental alertness, energy and positive mood.

By providing a gentle, … more details for Calling all active, friendly people with an interest in mental health!

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

peer support,walking,physical activity,sport

Do you love reading? Meeting new people? Chatting over a cup of tea?
We are looking for a new Group Leader for one of our established book groups for the over-60s in Kidlington. The group meets once a month for about an hour, and the members are all keen readers, enjoying a wide range of books, from biographies to popular fiction.
You would be responsible for choosing and … more details for Group Leader for our over-60s TeaBooks book group.

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

elderly,reading,books,book groups,older people

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 for Become a Big Sibling to a child in Abingdon or Didcot areas

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

mentoring,befriending,children and families

Pact Family Services provide support to families who have a loved one in prison. Our staff and volunteers meet and greet families as they arrive for a visit with practical and emotional support like refreshments, visitor information and play services for children. We operate in prison Visitors Centres (typically outside the prison gates) and inside the Visits Hall (inside the … more details for Family Services Visitors Centre Volunteer at HMP Bullingdon

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

Pact Family Services provide support to families who have a loved one in prison. Our staff and volunteers meet and greet families as they arrive for a visit with practical and emotional support like refreshments, visitor information and play services for children. We operate in prison Visitors Centres (typically outside the prison gates) and inside the Visits Hall (inside the … more details for Family Services Play Volunteer at HMP Bullingdon

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

play,supporting childrenplay,play activities,prisons,children and families

Pact Family Services provide support to families who have a loved one in prison. Our staff and volunteers meet and greet families as they arrive for a visit with practical and emotional support like refreshments, visitor information and play services for children. We operate in prison Visitors Centres (outside the prison gates) and inside the Visits Hall (inside the prison … more details for Family Service Catering Volunteer at HMP Bullingdon

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

Why do you need me?

The Children’s Air Ambulance took to the skies in December 2012. Since then we have completed over 200 missions in at least 60 different locations.

If you have a passion for public speaking then we need your help to join our mission in raising awareness and increasing income for The Children’s Air Ambulance by spreading the word in the Oxford area. … more details for Speaker Volunteer- Oxford Area

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

public,speaking and listening,fundraising

RDAC is seeking a volunteer to attend the Centre in Eynsham, Oxfordshire to assist the assessment team through preparation of documents and inputting confidential information so that Management can generate statistics for growth and identify trends. You should have a pleasant and presentable appearance to meet and Greet the Charity's Clients that will be of an older … more details for Professional volunteer needed to support an assessment team in an office environment, meet and greet Clients and drive Centre vehicles.

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

people,helping,support,meeting people,meeting,listening,office work,office admin,office skills,office support,part of a team,driving

About the role

A Mobility Aids Spoke Volunteer will be on hand to deal with wheelchair requests and enter details onto a database. This key role will enable people to return home after an illness or surgery and help them to remain independent or go on a holiday or trip with friends or family. The beneficiary is at the centre of everything we do.

Tasks included in this … more details for Mobility Aids Spoke Volunteer - Help administer wheelchairs to the local community

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

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In April 2019 we will be starting a health walk leaving from the hospice each Friday morning. We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join this new team as walk leaders and/or to help behind the scenes. The walks will be up to 1 hour long and open to carers, clients in our bereavement service and others from the hospice community.

Health Walk Leaders work in pairs … more details for Health Walk leaders

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

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We’re on the hunt for friendly, kind and reliable people to volunteer as hosts for Open House (http://openhouseoxford.co.uk).

As a host, your role is to look after our public living room and make everyone feel welcome and at home.

We’re a public space that you don’t need to spend money to be in, a bizarrely simple concept that most people need a bit of help getting … more details for Volunteer at Open House

You must be at least 18 years old Accessible

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To read the local and a national newspaper to a group of residents on Thursday afternoons from 2 - 4pm, stimulating conversation and keeping residents in touch with what's going on in the local community and nationally. A relaxed, fun group which isn't too demanding. more details for Newspaper Group Reader

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

We are an Oxfordshire based women’s charity existing for 7 years we are aiming to set up the first Independent women’s refuge in Oxfordshire a place for women and children fleeing domestic violence.

To raise monies we run an African food stall with African clothes at Banbury Market on Thursdays and Saturdays plus Wednesdays at Wantage markets. Seeking volunteers to help run … more details for Volunteer for a Domestic Violence Charity

You must be at least 16 years old You must be under 60 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible Expenses Paid

Befriending volunteer for gentle disabled lady who enjoys a cup of tea and a chat, arts and crafts, tapestry, gardening and lunches out. more details for Befriender

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

To work in a weekly computer club, Monday, Thursday or both, helping disabled people to use computers to email, Skype, write letters and browse. more details for Computer Club Volunteers

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

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We are looking for up to three Oxfordshire based trustees, to join our board: people with strategic vision, independent judgement and a willingness to give time and commitment to this important role. In particular, we are looking for board members with knowledge of fundraising, governance, understanding of local issuesor building management. The role of Chair will become … more details for Citizen Advice Oxford Trustee

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

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We are looking for up to three Oxfordshire based trustees, to join our board: people with strategic vision, independent judgement and a willingness to give time and commitment to this important role. In particular, we are looking for board members with knowledge of fundraising, governance, understanding of local issuesor building management. The role of Chair will become … more details for Citizen Advice Oxford Trustee

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

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DEBRA is a lesser known national charity that supports individuals and families affected by EB-a painful genetic skin condition which in the worst cases ,can be fatal.
We are looking for practical empathetic people who would be willing to visit families on a regular basis. Up to 3 hours a week ( Including travel).
Obviously every family will be different but you may be … more details for EB Connections : Practical Home Volunteer : BICESTER

You must be at least 18 years old Expenses Paid

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Volunteers can be sorting through donations
Volunteers may be doing displays
Volunteers can be till trained
Come and join our friendly team
more details for Volunteers required to work in our Banbury High Street store

You must be at least 16 years old You need an induction Applicants will be shortlisted

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Are you a dedicated and organised person, passionate about helping others? Join our Disco Party and volunteer at The MoonWalk London on Saturday 11th May 2019 from Clapham Common! Get down and boogie with 15,000 divas and dudes walking an overnight marathon in decorated bras, raising millions for breast cancer!

We recruit thousands of volunteers to make The MoonWalk a safe … more details for Volunteer Disco Superstars needed!

You must be at least 13 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

Stroke can be a life changing experience, the Stroke Association offers support to over 60,000 stroke survivors, carers and families every year to ensure they get the help they need.

Our group meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month and offers stroke survivors a friendly and supportive environment to gain confidence and independence and practice speech and … more details for Stroke Support Group Volunteer

You must be at least 16 years old

We know that a personal touch goes a long way in persuading people to get involved in causes that are close to their hearts, either through cash donations or getting more actively involved, and we need your help!

If you have an interest in conservation in your local area, but aren’t necessarily able to commit to regular hours, we would love to speak to you about becoming … more details for Community Fundraising Champion - Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust

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

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Help to befriend a local person who might be feeling isolated, or just need a little bit of help.
We're looking for a volunteer who would be happy to regularly visit someone in the village of Fritwell. They might just want to chat over a cup of tea, or may be looking for specific help with something - such as gardening, shopping or admin at home. We will try and match you … more details for Bicester Good Neighbour Scheme

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

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We are looking for an enthusiastic and friendly volunteer to help us raise money and awareness for Marie Curie. Your role will be to place collection boxes in local businesses such as newsagents, chemists, pubs and doctors’ surgeries all within the local community. The more boxes you can place and collect the more money you will raise for Marie Curie. You will be a big part of … more details for Collection Box Coordinator

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

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New Leaf are currently recruiting volunteer mentors across Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire and will be holding a three day training course on the following dates later this year:

November 17th, 24th & December 1st

Training will be at a venue in Thame, Oxfordshire

There is an expectation that mentors will be able to commit to 12 months volunteering for the … more details for New Leaf Project Volunteer Mentor

You must be at least 18 years old Expenses Paid

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''Help us to help others''

The Salvation Army Trading Company Ltd (SATCoL) is the trading arm of The Salvation Army in the UK and Republic of Ireland. We were established in 1991 to help fund The Salvation Army’s vital work with vulnerable people in the UK, and today we raise money and encourage reuse and recycling through a network of over 200 charity shops, 2 Superstores, … more details for Volunteer Sales Assistant to help with the overall duties of a charity shop

You must be at least 14 years old

We are looking to recruit a Group Coordinator for the Banbury and District Group. As a Group Coordinator you will be acting as an ambassador for the group, developing annual plans, leading the group’s activities and recruiting and supporting group volunteers.

This is a great opportunity to gain experience within a large charity and develop your existing skills and learn new … more details for Group Coordinator

Home Opportunity

You must be at least 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

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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 for Independent Visitor to mentor and befriend a child in care.

Home Opportunity

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

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We are looking for enthusiastic helpers to assist in our Forest School sessions for Nursery and Reception aged children (3, 4 and 5 year olds). No experience necessary, just an enthusiasm for being outdoors in all weathers and supporting children to enjoy the environment, setting challenges and having adventures!
You will receive basic on the job training. Sessions run from … more details for Forest School helpers for primary school sessions - no experience necessary!

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

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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 for Volunteers to help in the O'Hanlon House kitchen serving lunch or dinner to homeless clients.

You must be at least 18 years old

It is an opportunity to work with a local arts charity, with a friendly team of trustees and a small professional team.

We meet four times a year on a Tuesday between 5pm and 7pm in East Oxford Community Center.

The current trustees come from a range of backgrounds, but all believe in the value of the arts in a community setting. We use our existing professional skills … more details for Trustees needed for East Oxford arts charity, Fusion Arts.

You must be at least 16 years old

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We are looking for people who are passionate about building relationships with young families who don't mind getting a little messy in the process.

We run a term-time Messy Play Toddler Group once a week, and we need people to join our team. We provide 4 or 5 messy crafts each week for the children to explore and discover new tastes, textures and experiences.

The role … more details for Toddler Group assistant to help set up and run a fun, messy playtime for 0-5s and their parents and carers

You must be at least 18 years old

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With a passion for sustainability and enthusiasm for waste reduction, Bicester Green need to expand the current board numbers. Joining an existing board of 1 female and 5 males, it's a fun and exciting time to get involved. more details for Trustees required to join the Bicester Green Board

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

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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 for Community Development Chair West Oxfordshire

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

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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 for Community Development Vice-Chair West Oxfordshire

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

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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 for Community Development Vice-Chair South Oxfordshire

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

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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 for Community Development Vice-Chair Oxford

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

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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 for Community Development Vice-Chair North Oxfordshire

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

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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 for Community Development Vice-Chair North Oxfordshire

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

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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 for Community Development Vice-Chair North Oxfordshire

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

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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 for Community Development Team Member West Oxfordshire

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

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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 for Community Team Member South Oxfordshire

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

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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 for Community Development Team Member Oxford

You must be at least 18 years old Accessible

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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 for Community Development Team Member North Oxfordshire

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

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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 for Community Development Chair South Oxfordshire

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

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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 for Community Development Chair Oxford

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

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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 for Community Development Chair North Oxfordshire

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

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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 for GARDENING VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - LOCAL CHARITY - EXPRIANCED AND NON-EXPERIANCED VOLUNTEERS WELCOME - FLEXIBLE HOURS

You must be at least 17 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

The Wantage Mix is community space managed by Sustainable Wantage.

We are looking for someone to carry out repairs, maintenance and odd jobs at The Mix (D.I.Y. Experience necessary)

This role will be "as and when" but we would expect it to take 1-2 hours per month more details for Maintenance / Odd Job Person

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

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The Wantage Mix is a community space run by Sustainable Wantage

We require a volunteer to clean the front windows once a month.

You will need your own stepladder more details for Window Cleaner

You must be at least 16 years old

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The Wantage Mix is a community space run by Sustainable Wantage, and is used for courses and small events. All users are expected to leave the facilities clean and as they found them

Duties for the cleaner include - Hoovering the meeting room, cleaning kitchen and toilet

We expect this to take approx 1/2 hour per month more details for Cleaner

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

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Planning and running after-school woodwork sessions in The Mix

2 hours per month more details for Woodwork Teacher for 10-11 year olds

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

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Sustainable Wantage run craft sessions - all with a focus on reusing materials for adults and families.

We are looking for volunteers to lead, organise and help with these sessions


more details for Craft Session Organiser and Leaders

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

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Repair Cafe is a monthly event - where our team of "repairers" fix electrical and household items brought in by members of the public, and therefore stop the items being thrown away.

We require a volunteer to help run these sessions, greeting people, logging their items etc..

Repair Cafe is first Saturday of the month

4 hours per month more details for Repair Cafe Support

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

people

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 for Green Drinks Coordinator

Home Opportunity

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

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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 for Events Volunteers

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

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Distributing promotional posters for Sustainable Wantage events, to locations in Wantage and Grove

we expect this to take 1-2 hours per month more details for Poster Distributer

You must be at least 16 years old

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

Home Opportunity

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

social media

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 for Social Media Sharers

Home Opportunity

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

social media

Liaise with Sustainable Wantage data holders that data protection requirements are being complied with.

We expect this to take 1-2 hours per month.

This role can be undertaken working from home, but regular meetings with Sustainable Wantage data holders would be useful

more details for Data Protection Coordinator

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible

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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 for Become a Big Sibling to a child in Oxford City

You must be at least 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

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A willing and outgoing fundraiser is very much needed to help establish funding for our very exciting and innovative Charity. Someone who has undertaken fundraising before and knows how to get 'blood out of a stone'!!! You will be working with the Chair Founder of the Charity and two of the Trustees and an Honorary Member. We have four other volunteers who are willing to roll … more details for Experienced and enthusiastic fundraiser needed for local Oxfordshire Charity Commission registered Cahrity

You must be at least 20 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

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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 for Water quality monitoring - Monitor the health of your local streams (no experience required)

You must be at least 16 years old

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 for Wildlife volunteering - Riverfly monitoring initiative - no experience required

You must be at least 16 years old

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Why we would love to work with you:

GP Online Services, where patients can book appointments online and request repeat prescriptions, have the potential to empower patients to get access to their healthcare more easily, while freeing up staff time to do work that really needs their expertise. Currently though, only 5% of patients use these services. That's where you come … more details for Become a Health Champion for Oxford: support people to use online services at their GP Practice to get access to care more quickly

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

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We're looking for volunteers who would be happy to regularly visit someone in Abingdon. They might just want to chat over a cup of tea, or may be looking for specific help with something - such as gardening, shopping or admin at home. We will match you with someone who fits your skills, and who you feel comfortable visiting.
Please contact us directly on gns.nea@gmail.com or … more details for Help to befriend local people in Abingdon who might be feeling isolated, or just need a little bit of help.

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

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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 for Volunteer Community Fundraiser

You must be at least 16 years old

People & Planet is the largest student network in Britain campaigning to end world poverty, defend human rights and protect the environment.

We are looking to appoint two new trustees to our Board - a Treasurer and a Non-student Board Member. Trustees are an important and valued part of People & Planet, taking responsibility for the governance of People & Planet and … more details for Trustee

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

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Sustainable Wantage operates The Mix, a community space in the centre of Wantage.

In The Mix we have a Resource Bank of materials which would have otherwise been disposed of, and which are now waiting to be rehomed or reused.

They are available for local organisations and the local community to use. These materials cover a wide range of items and they are constantly … more details for Resource Bank Collector

You must be at least 16 years old

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Sustainable Wantage operates The Mix, a community space in the centre of Wantage.

In The Mix we have a Resource Bank of materials which would have otherwise been disposed of, and which are now waiting to be rehomed or reused.

They are available for local organisations and the local community to use. These materials cover a wide range of items and they are constantly … more details for Resource Bank Coordinator

You must be at least 18 years old

recycling,people,environment

We are looking for general volunteers to help with a new weekly drop-in support group 'The Motherland Cafe', starting soon in Oxford, for mums who may have concerns about their mental health, or who would like some emotional support. We need women to help with meeting and greeting, making tea, keeping an eye on babies and children and generally being a supportive friendly face … more details for Postnatal Support Group General Volunteers

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

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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 for Bruce from Carterton needs some support with his home gym

You must be at least 16 years old Expenses Paid

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Do you love the gym and if so could you support Paul to go occasionally in Witney?

Paul has MS and has been advised to use a Motormed at his local gym. Whilst he needs little help to do it his confidence has been affected so he would love to have someone with him to encourage him. Could you do this? more details for Could you support Paul in Witney?

You must be at least 17 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

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Have fun and support peoples wellbeing through leading weekly short walks. Sport in Mind provides sports and physical activities for those experiencing mental health problems. We are currently looking for volunteers to help with osetting up a weekly walk in central Henley. If you are willing to lead a gentle walk and encourage people to be active then please get in touch. … more details for Sport in Mind Walk Leader

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

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

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

It is a fantastic personal … more details for 13 School governor positions available in North Oxfordshire (accurate 18/07/2018)

You must be at least 18 years old

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

We believe the key to improving school performance is effective governance. By finding, nurturing and supporting a committed network of governors we help to ensure schools are being run as well as possible.
It is a fantastic personal … more details for 12 school governor vacancies in South Oxfordshire - help support local schools

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

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

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

It is a fantastic personal development opportunity, as you can learn a whole … more details for 17 School governor positions available in Oxford (accurate 18/07/2018)

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

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The BB is one of the oldest youth provisions in the UK. In the Didcot and Wallingford area we offer over 150 places per week to young people. As a volunteer with us you will be part of the team leading some of these activities and will become a local hero. We will provide the training that you require to get you started and then make other opportunities available to you.
We … more details for Youth Work Volunteers Required to deliver weekly youth work session - no prior experience required

You must be at least 16 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

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

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

This is a wonderful opportunity to give something back, learn new … more details for Guider-in-Charge, 1st Wolvercote Brownies

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

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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 for Brighten someone's day as a Volunteer Driver in the Vale of White Horse!

You must be at least 16 years old Expenses Paid

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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 for Volunteer Advisors wanted at Wantage Independent Advice Centre! All training provided.

You must be at least 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

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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 for Become a Good Neighbour in the Vale of White Horse: make a difference through friendship with someone in need!

You must be at least 18 years old Accessible Expenses Paid

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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 for Marketing volunteer

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

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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 for Transport Administrator for a community minibus service with four vehicles for the Oxford area

You must be at least 21 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

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

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Accessible

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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 for Volunteer blacksmith required to lead an activity for 2-3 people to learn the skills and techniques in the forge, creating small items to take home or to display at the charity

You must be at least 18 years old Applicants will be shortlisted Expenses Paid

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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 for Volunteer gardeners required to support a group of up to 4 people in a gardening activity

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

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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 for Cooking volunteer required to lead a cooking activity

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

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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 for Rainbow House volunteer, Wednesdays in term-time

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

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

The sessions run for 10am-2pm, and include various activities such as arts, craft and music to engage with the children. more details for Children Heard and Seen are looking for volunteers to attend support groups once a month on a Saturday in Oxford City Centre and Banbury. These groups have been created to encourage children who are in similar situations to meet.

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

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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 for Volunteers required to assist shop manager with duties like working on till, restocking shelves, deliveries and assisting with customer service

You must be at least 16 years old Applicants will be shortlisted

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