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Organisation: General     Date Posted: 23/06/2022

Opportunity: Event Volunteers – Big Lime Series
Closing Date: 06/08/2022
Purpose/Description
Hartlepool Borough Council Participation Team have ran the Big Lime Triathlon since 2013. Over the years the event has been a huge success and has now grown into the Big Lime Series, offering a program of 3 races over the weekend; an open water swim, aquathlon and triathlon. We are seeking event marshals to assist the smooth running of the event. Marshals will be stationed at key points along the route that takes place in and around Hartlepool Marina and along Seaton front [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 30/05/2022

Opportunity: Advisers
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Local organisation in Hartlepool are looking for volunteers to continue to meet the demand for information and advice. Their Generalist Advice Service looks at a client’s situation holistically as opposed to looking at their problems in isolation from one another. Advisers are given free training, both formal and on-the-job. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 25/05/2022

Opportunity: Retail Assistant
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
We have opportunities for Volunteer Retail Assistants within Hartlepool.
This would enable you: -
• To meet new people
• To learn new skills
• To be part of a team
• To make new friends
• To gain experience for employment.
• To build your confidence [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 03/05/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Van Driver
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
A local charity which was founded in 1987 due to the lack of support for those living with epilepsy and their families, in the town of Hartlepool. The organisation strongly believes in support and spreading the message into our local community and have developed an awareness training session for groups and organisations. The charity now has three Charity Shops, and have a supported drop in group and three active creative groups for people to access. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 03/05/2022

Opportunity: Holiday Activities Volunteer
Closing Date: 02/09/2022
Purpose/Description
Hartlepool Borough Council Holiday Activities and Food Programme Quality Assurance Volunteer. We are looking for volunteers to support the HAF Coordinator in the Quality Assurance of provision to ensure that providers are meeting the standards that have been set and delivering what they have agreed to do in their application form.

The Holiday Activities and Food Programme (HAF) has been up and running in Hartlepool since 2021. The aim of the programme is to provide access for school aged children to activities over the three main holiday periods of Easter, Summer and Christmas. Each child/young person should have access to 4 hours of activity, 4 days a week, for 6 weeks of the year (1 week Easter, 4 weeks summer, 1 week Christmas). Alongside this is the provision of healthy, hot food and the delivery of nutritional education for children/young people and their families. To do this Hartlepool Borough Council is acting as a funding distributor for providers wishing to provide activities to children/young people across the Local Authority area. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 03/05/2022

Opportunity: Language Speaking Volunteers
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Hartlepool Borough Council and a local organisation are engaged in meeting humanitarian needs in the devastated result of war region Ukraine and are urgently in need of volunteers who speak Ukrainian, Russian and other languages. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 03/05/2022

Opportunity: Summer Fun Club Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To work as part of a team of support workers (paid and voluntary with the running of an extremely busy Summer Fun club for predominately primary school children and their parents in north Hartlepool. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 25/04/2022

Opportunity: Befriending Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Befriending individuals aged 65+ living in the Hartlepool Borough area. To help facilitate social interaction and build self-esteem and confidence. We also hope to motivate clients to access social activities and groups in their area. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 25/04/2022

Opportunity: Independent Visitor
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Organisation operates with a network of volunteers who give their time to mentoring and befriending children and young people in Local Authorities Care.

Their Independent Visitor Programme matches volunteers with children and young people who are particularly vulnerable. Each volunteer is matched with a child or young person in care in their local area. Volunteers commit to spending time with their young person each month – helping their child or young person to engage in new experiences, share interests and hobbies and have fun. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 20/04/2022

Opportunity: Administration Support Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Receptionist and Administration support volunteer for a young persons music venue organisation. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 14/04/2022

Opportunity: Warehouse Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Registered charity in England and Wales that makes life more affordable for people on low incomes, builds stronger communities and reduces food waste. They work closely with suppliers to encourage and help them to donate their surplus food safely and effectively, which they then redistribute to their network of members, via food hubs and partners. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 14/04/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Driver
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Registered charity in England and Wales that makes life more affordable for people on low incomes, builds stronger communities and reduces food waste. They work closely with suppliers to encourage and help them to donate their surplus food safely and effectively, which they then redistribute to their network of members, via food hubs and partners. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 31/03/2022

Opportunity: Family Support Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To assist the family support team in providing drop-in sessions and children and young people’s sessions across the Tees, Esk and Wear Valley. The family support team supports families, parents, carers, children and young people aged 0-18, who may be affected by autism, ADHD, sensory diversity and foetal alcohol syndrome. The team provide support no matter where a person is on their journey – pre, during and post diagnosis [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 31/03/2022

Opportunity: Retail Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Local charity retail shop which allows donated stock to raise funds to go into supporting families affected by cancer, as well as a project which aims to give those aged 25 and under who are facing a terminal illness to fulfil their wishes. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 29/03/2022

Opportunity: Ebay Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Local organisation that provides free confidential practical support, advice and information to people with a lifelong condition, to help them face lifestyle changes for them and their loved ones.

Advice is available, ranging from such things as how to record seizures to coping mechanisms and benefits advice.

Clients can then be directed to relevant organisations if required - and can be supported at such appointments. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 27/03/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Cooking Project Leaders
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
As a volunteer Cooking Project Leader you’ll induct volunteers into the kitchen, facilitate the team, create recipe ideas, and lead on the preparation and cooking of the meal. Your team of volunteers will prep the food, cook the meal and plate up the food- all under your guidance!

Organisation also looking for Cooking Team Members [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 20/03/2022

Opportunity: Reader Helper
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
North East organisation provides one-to-one literacy support to children across England who struggle with their reading ability and confidence.

Becoming a Reading Helper is a great way to make a difference to a child’s life and enjoy a rewarding volunteering experience.
This simple method helps to motivate and support a child to feel more positive about their own reading, to check and deepen the child’s comprehension and to have fun with books in a way that enriches and enhances a child's learning, giving them the skills to succeed in their education. [more...]

Organisation: Sport & Recreation     Date Posted: 18/03/2022

Opportunity: Sport and Physical Activity Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Volunteering with the Sport and Physical Activity department of the council involves supporting the coaches and instructors at a variety of different physical activity sessions. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 18/03/2022

Opportunity: Retail Store Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Money raised in these stores through the sale of donated goods is used to help transform the lives of the young people we work with in almost 700 communities.

Our amazing shops sell a large range of items including second-hand retro, high street and designer clothing, shoes and other accessories, books, CDs, DVDs, vinyl, bric-a-brac, electrical goods, furniture, home-wares, games, sports equipment and jewellery. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 17/03/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Retail Warehouse Operatives
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Local organisation set up as a project to help people that were out of work gain the confidence, skills and resources they need to find meaningful employment once more. In the 5 years it has been operational it has developed significantly. The project now also provides direct crisis and poverty relief in food and essentials parcels, hot meals and social isolation assistance.

During 2020, the organisation has delivered over 20,000 hot meals to the needy across the town.

The project depends on volunteers and other local organisations donations. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 17/03/2022

Opportunity: Befriender with Dog Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
This charities mission is to reduce loneliness in the elderly. Many people have lost friends and family as they have got older and at the same time they have found themselves unable to care for a dog. Some are profoundly lonely and socially isolated and desperately miss the friends they have lost, two legged and four legged.

Organisation recruits and deploy professionally assessed volunteer befrienders and their dogs to regularly visit older people in their own homes on referral as well as in care and medical establishments. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 28/02/2022

Opportunity: Community Partnerships Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
National organisations mission is to bring about stronger, safer, and more integrated local communities by involving people in litter-picking activities.
Do you want to inspire and support local people to look after the environment and improve community cohesion?
Their Community Partnerships Team are the organisations core volunteers across the country.
The organisation will help you to use your friendly people skills to inspire and support local communities to start their own litter-picking groups. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 28/02/2022

Opportunity: Early Years Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To assist the Children's Centre in the preparation, delivery and tidying up of group activities for children from birth to 4 years old and their parent/carer. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 21/02/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Driver
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Collecting stock donations from households and businesses in the local area [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 19/02/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Befriender
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
A registered charity; operating throughout the North-East region. Organisations core business is the delivery of personalised support services aimed at maximising individual independence and resilience. Seeking to create opportunities and raise aspiration's within our communities. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 15/02/2022

Opportunity: Welcomer Access Lounge Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Looking for caring and passionate people to greet visitors on arrival, guiding them on where they need to go. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 15/02/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Welcomer A&E
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Seeking enthusiastic and friendly individuals to create a welcoming and friendly atmosphere for patients and families. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 15/02/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Ward Welcomer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Seeking enthusiastic and friendly individuals to create a welcoming and friendly atmosphere for patients and families at NHS Trust facility in Hartlepool. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 15/02/2022

Opportunity: Welcomer Physio Department
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Seeking enthusiastic and friendly individuals to create a welcoming and friendly atmosphere for patients and families. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 08/02/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Gardener
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Help to maintain and improve our parks and green spaces in and around Hartlepool. This entails all types of gardening work i.e. weeding planting grass cutting tree pruning and felling beck and pond clearing, also some heavier work building and repairing fences and sometimes bridges. Working in all weathers (unless extremely bad weather) [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 08/02/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Vaccination Marshal
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To support the safe flow or pedestrian traffic in and out of the vaccination centres. The role will involve highlighting the correct entrances for people.

The volunteer marshals are there to be a visible presence, offering clear direction, guidance and reassurance to visitors attending the centre. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 01/02/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Reserve Assistant
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
A wildlife reserve and discovery park. At this organisation you'll find a world of amazing birds, wildflowers and special animals like hares and water voles. There's also a great shop, cafe, centre and wildlife garden to explore, as well as a great adventure play area and loads of fun events [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 31/01/2022

Opportunity: Gateway Assessor Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
An independent organisation specialising in confidential information and advice to assist people with legal, debt, consumer, housing and other issues they may be facing. A gateway assessor carries out a brief diagnostic interview with a client to see how best the organisation can help them and if necessary they can arrange an appointment with a caseworker, signpost them or give assisted information. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 31/01/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Retail Assistant
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
A new retail charity shop based in Hartlepool currently looking for a committed and dedicated retail volunteers in order to support their charity work. The purpose of this role is to assist in the day to day running of the charity shop to maximise the sales. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 29/01/2022

Opportunity: Male Suport Worker Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
This role supports children and young people who are looked after by the Local Authority and live in residential care or a foster home. An Independent Visitor (I.V.) is a committed volunteer who provides support and guidance and acts as a role model. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 28/01/2022

Opportunity: Digital Champion Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
North-East organisation covering all areas are looking for volunteers to give one or two hours per week remotely as well as face-to-face to help older people struggling with social isolation and loneliness, and their carers, to get online, so they can take part in arts, cultural and heritage experiences, meet like-minded people to create life-long memories and stay engaged in stimulating activities. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 27/01/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Van Driver
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Nationwide Christian charity that collects unwanted usable tools, refurbishes them, sorts them into trade tool kits and sends them to the developing world for livelihood creation.
The charity sends around 20 containers filled with over 300 tonnes of tools every year. They invest in local people supporting their own communities through livelihood creating projects such as skills training centres.
The role of the Volunteer Van Driver is to drive one of the charities vans around the North East of England to collect loads of donated tools from the charities collectors or members of the public who have large amounts to be donated.
These tools are then taken to one of our Refurbishment Centres where they are refurbished as necessary and put into tool kits which are sent to the developing world for livelihood creation. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 27/01/2022

Opportunity: Independent Custody Volunteer Visitors
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Independent Custody Visitors are members of the local community who visit police stations unannounced to check on the welfare of people in police custody. ICVs come from a variety of backgrounds and sections of the community. Visits to police stations at Middlehaven and Hartlepool. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 26/01/2022

Opportunity: First Aid Community Advocate
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Raise awareness of the importance of first aid training through engagement with targeted communities (e.g. carers, young parents, homeless groups). [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 26/01/2022

Opportunity: Prison Visits Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Volunteers in this role will be based in the Visitor Centre outside of the prison. The Visitors’ Centres exist to meet the needs of adults and children visiting relatives or friends in prison. They aim to offer a safe, pleasant environment where all visitors are met with dignity and respect, provided with the facilities they need and offered information, support and the opportunity to discuss the difficulties they may face in confidence. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 21/01/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Warehouse Assistant
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Do you find gym memberships too expensive? If you like to keep active and stay in shape volunteering in your local furniture and electrical warehouse could be the answer you’re looking for. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 18/01/2022

Opportunity: Home Fire Safety Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To preserve and protect the health, life and property of the public within the United Kingdom by promoting the issues, services and equipment relating to fire safety and other support to any person in need involved in, affected by fire or other related emergency situations [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 17/01/2022

Opportunity: Court Duty Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To offer information, advice and support to families. Having a visible presence in the court and using telephone support, volunteers support families by listening and offering information and advice when someone close to them is sentenced or remanded in custody. Offering a friendly ear, a helping hand and friendly support to help family make the next steps. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 16/01/2022

Opportunity: First Responder Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
A regional organisation to support the development of community response, resilience and access to care when it’s needed the most.

The MISSION of this organisation is to provide high quality treatment, care, training and service to their patients, their relatives, students and their commissioners when they need us most.

The Organisations VALUES are to CARE

C - Care for ourselves and others with compassion, kindness, dignity & respect
A - Awareness and openness, demonstrating a learning no blame culture
R - Responsive & reliable to the needs of our patients, their relatives, our customers and each other
E - Effective and safe in all they do [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 12/01/2022

Opportunity: Clinical Ward Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Under the supervision of a registered nurse (RN) at all times to provide a full range of therapeutic interactions to patients whilst maintaining respect for the individuality, confidentiality and dignity of all patients. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 12/01/2022

Opportunity: : Tea Bar Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
There is a canteen based in the Visitor Centre outside of the prison serving refreshments to families arriving at the prison. There is also a tea bar in the prison visits room. In providing refreshments volunteers help to create a social and relaxed atmosphere for the family and prisoner during the visit, which contributes to the quality of the visits. This is a special time for the families to be able to see each other and chat over a cup of tea. This role is so much more than providing the refreshments, it is crucial to ensure the relationship is maintained between the family and prisoner whilst the sentence is being served. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 10/01/2022

Opportunity: Volunteer Gardener
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Organisation that uses therapeutic gardening to bring about positive changes in the lives of people living with disabilities, ill health or those who are disadvantaged or vulnerable. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 10/01/2022

Opportunity: Handy-person Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To preserve and protect the health, life and property of the public within the United Kingdom by promoting the issues, services and equipment relating to fire safety and other support to any person in need involved in, affected by fire or other related emergency situations. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 09/01/2022

Opportunity: Walk Lead Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
As a volunteer walk leader you will be providing support and a listening ear, as well as providing an inclusive, safe, friendly and welcoming environment. You will play an integral part in supporting members of the community to become active but will also facilitate peer support amongst members of your groups. You may also run 1-1 sessions for those who are unable to attend group sessions.

1.Peer support – members keeping in touch with each other outside of the group and supporting each other

2.Confidence building – members who regularly attend sessions report feeling more confident in their communication and in meeting new people

3.Reducing anxiety – members who attend for the first time are often nervous. They report feeling welcomed and quickly being able to relax in the group or 1-1 session.

4.Increased physical activity – members are encouraged to continue physical activity outside of the groups and they report finding it easier to continue with, and try other activities [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 09/01/2022

Opportunity: Artistic Retail Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Applicants need to have some retail experience and any experience of art/mental health issues and customer service would be a distinct advantage.
Applicants for this position MUST have an artistic background. [more...]

Organisation: Sport & Recreation     Date Posted: 31/12/2021

Opportunity: Sports Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
The Councils Feel Good in Hartlepool Team are looking at recruiting volunteers to work along side our qualified coaches in delivering sports provision to the people of Hartlepool. We have a range of Activities and sessions for people to assist in, including, Multi Sports, Orienteering, Dance, Sailing, Football and more. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 31/12/2021

Opportunity: Community Transport volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
A regional organisation to support the development of community response, resilience and access to care when it’s needed the most.

The MISSION of this organisation is to provide high quality treatment, care, training and service to their patients, their relatives, students and their commissioners when they need us most.

VALUES
The Organisations VALUES are to CARE

C - Care for ourselves and others with compassion, kindness, dignity & respect
A - Awareness and openness, demonstrating a learning no blame culture
R - Responsive & reliable to the needs of our patients, their relatives, our customers and each other
E - Effective and safe in all they do [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 29/12/2021

Opportunity: Match Day Photographer Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Are you a budding photographer who loves sport? If so, this role could provide you with the perfect start to a career in sports photography. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 22/12/2021

Opportunity: Mentoring Children & Young People
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
•To act as a role model, someone they can look up to.
•A sounding board when a person is trying to solve a problem.
•Someone to help clarify issues that bother them
•Help prepare the way for positive changes for that individual or family.
•Introduce or set an act in motion that will enhance that person’s life.
•Offer guidance in empowering that person to act for themselves [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 20/12/2021

Opportunity: St John Ambulance Community Advocate Vol
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
A national volunteer-led, charitable non-governmental organisation dedicated to the teaching and practice of first aid and the support of the national emergency response system in England. This organisation aims to support communities to be more resilient by teaching people lifesaving skills and knowledge to help their families and people around them. We are currently looking for volunteer Community Advocates nationally who will help to be the difference within their community by building relationships and promoting the importance of learning lifesaving skills including CPR and AEDs. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 19/12/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Speaker
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Nationwide Christian charity that collects unwanted usable tools, refurbishes them, sorts them into trade tool kits and sends them to the developing world for livelihood creation.
The charity sends around 20 containers filled with over 300 tonnes of tools every year. They invest in local people supporting their own communities through livelihood creating projects such as skills training centres.

The role of the Volunteer Speaker is to talk to groups in your local community leaving them with the challenge to support the charity 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.

You will be speaking in your local area but can take engagements further afield if you wish. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 19/12/2021

Opportunity: Match Day Videographer Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Are you a budding Videographer who loves sport? If so, this role could provide you with the perfect start to a career in sports media. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 18/12/2021

Opportunity: Reception Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
You will actively promote a warm welcome for all visitors, thank members for their support and ensure that visitors needs are understood and met to the best of your ability. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 18/12/2021

Opportunity: C.P.R Deliver Training Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To preserve and protect the health, life and property of the public within the United Kingdom by promoting the issues, services and equipment relating to fire safety and other support to any person in need involved in, affected by fire or other related emergency situations [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 14/12/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Tool Collector
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Nationwide Christian charity that collects unwanted usable tools, refurbishes them, sorts them into trade tool kits and sends them to the developing world for livelihood creation.
The charity sends around 20 containers filled with over 300 tonnes of tools every year. They invest in local people supporting their own communities through livelihood creating projects such as skills training centres.

The Tool Collectors role is to respond to requests from members of the public to collect tools they have to donate and to store them for the charities van to collect.

There is considerable flexibility in this role time wise as collections can be made at any time which is agreed between you and the donor [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 12/12/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Vocal Coach
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Responsible for assisting artists to develop their vocal skills for the purposes of improving vocal performances on recordings and live shows.

To support young people at many levels of the music industry. Working with young people to develop performance skills, lung capacity and in some cases, performance art (“stage presence”). Some of these young students pursue singing as a hobby, whilst others hope to progress to a professional singing career. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 12/12/2021

Opportunity: Centre Assistant Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To provide administration service. Facilitate the use of the centre and provide first contact services. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 11/12/2021

Opportunity: Tenant Support Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To assist a local organisation in supporting clients to move towards greater levels of community integration and independent living and to assist with the safety and security of the properties used within the service. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 10/12/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Groundworker
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
A local charity that supports people 18 + in all their mental health and social anxiety barriers to engage and socialise with individuals that face similar issues.
Social inclusion and engagement with like-minded people are their main objectives and offer peer-to-peer support for individuals accessing their service.
The organisation provides a provision of activities and events that volunteers engage in, offering support where needed with the wider community in Hartlepool. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 10/12/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Side Lad
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
A local charity which was founded in 1987 due to the lack of support for those living with epilepsy and their families, in the town of Hartlepool. The organisation strongly believes in support and spreading the message into our local community and have developed an awareness training session for groups and organisations. The charity now has three Charity Shops, and have a supported drop in group and three active creative groups for people to access. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 10/12/2021

Opportunity: Front of House/Receptionist Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
As the first point of contact for many customers you will play an important role in providing a warm and cheerful welcome for all the organisations visitors. You will be part of a small team providing the very best service and support to the residents. In your role you will create a welcoming environment for visitors and tenants and facilitate their arrival or departure. The ideal candidate will take pride in going beyond the expected level of service by assisting visitors with any queries they may have. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 10/12/2021

Opportunity: Chaplaincy Ship Visitor Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To visit ships on behalf of the organisation in line with the services core purpose, the provision of "physical, moral and spiritual" support to seafarers and their families, of all different backgrounds and nationalities. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 09/12/2021

Opportunity: Cafe Assistant Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To assist in creating a welcoming environment and helping with the smooth running of a local organisation Bistro.
This local organisation is working to provide a range of facilities and initiatives that tackle poverty, poor health, unemployment and the effects of reducing community services. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 08/12/2021

Opportunity: Youth Project Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Organisation provides an opportunity for young people who are visiting family members in prison, to relax, have fun, chat about their concerns with a trusted adult and feel less isolated and stigmatised. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 08/12/2021

Opportunity: Learner & Visitor Volunteer Assistant
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Fancy spending 6 months Volunteering in a fantastic place, with fantastic people – seeing things you’d never normally see?

Looking to get some quality experience with Europe’s largest conservation charity, engaging with young people and delivering environmental education? [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 06/12/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Hosting Project Leaders
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
As a volunteer Hosting Project Leader, you’ll act as the maître’ d of the team, running your Project’s front of house and helping to create a warm, friendly atmosphere that will make both volunteers and guests want to return each week. Your team of volunteers will lay the tables, greet guests, and serve the food – all under your guidance! [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 06/12/2021

Opportunity: Appropriate Adult Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To act as an ‘Appropriate Adult’ for people with mild to moderate mental health needs and/or learning disabilities who are being interviewed by police officers in custody [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 05/12/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Health Support (All about Baby
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Purpose/Description
To assist organisations team in the preparation, delivery and clear away of group activities aimed at children from birth to approx. 1 year old (non-walkers) and their parent/carer. To liaise with health professionals and parents to encourage parents into Baby Time as well as informing parents that the Healthy Start Clinic and Feeding Support are available during the Baby Time session. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 05/12/2021

Opportunity: Youth Worker Mentor.
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Purpose/Description
A local organisation working to provide a range of facilities and initiatives that tackle poverty, poor health, unemployment and the effects of reducing community services. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 05/12/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Discharge Support Team Member
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Purpose/Description
Working under the supervision of staff to provide a service which supports all discharge functions, including supporting staff, patients and family whilst maintaining respect for individuality, confidentiality and the dignity of all patients [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 03/12/2021

Opportunity: Recycle Centre Volunteer
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Purpose/Description
Local organisation that provides free confidential practical support, advice and information to people with a lifelong condition, to help them face lifestyle changes for them and their loved ones.

Advice is available, ranging from such things as how to record seizures to coping mechanisms and benefits advice.

Clients can then be directed to relevant organisations if required - and can be supported at such appointments. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 02/12/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Learning Assistant
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Purpose/Description
Looking for hands on work experience for a career in Teaching!
Organisation hosts many schools/colleges/university and youth group visits during term time and family events throughout the year. Their professional Learning Team deliver exciting programmes of outdoor learning activities and Volunteer Learning Assistants play an important role - inspiring and engaging children, students and families, leading some of the standardised programmes, working with small groups and fulfilling many other essential background jobs. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 02/12/2021

Opportunity: Branch Teasurer Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Organisation welcomes between 300- - 400 seafarers a month, offering financial, recreational, welfare, communication, transportation and retail services.

By providing these services at this organisation seeks to alleviate the loneliness, isolation and stress experienced by seafarers working in one of the most hostile environment's, the sea. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 01/12/2021

Opportunity: Parkrun Volunteers
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Volunteers required to assist in the smooth operation of Hartlepool Parkrun, which takes place every Saturday morning going from Hartlepool Marina. Various positions available from an event marshall to timekeeper.

parkrun is a free weekly 5k timed run and relies on the support of volunteers. For more information please visit: http://www.parkrun.org.uk/ [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 01/12/2021

Opportunity: Support Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Supporting vulnerable and chaotic people with housing support and other identified arears such as; drug and alcohol, mental health, training and education.

Providing support with running the shop linked to the accommodation service, to encourage clients to get involved in helping and building skills, taking orders promoting the shop via social media etc. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 30/11/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Craft Support
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Purpose/Description
Organisation aims to support all ages in learning new skills with Arts, Crafts and Mindfulness within a safe relaxing environment, helping with social skills, self-esteem and confidence building [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 30/11/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Cameraman/Photographer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
To capture the life of Hartlepool FC and its various teams by means of photographs and films in order to disseminate through Social Media channels including management of the clubs YouTube channel.
Hartlepool FC play in the Football League pyramid at step 7 and the creation of this role is designed to professionalise the club and promote the club and its 15 teams to receive maximum coverage and to engage all demographics of the local community to sustain the clubs growth both on and off the field. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 28/11/2021

Opportunity: Scooter Maintanance Volunteers
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Purpose/Description
Organisation that hires scooters and wheelchairs to enable those with limited mobility to use the facilities in Hartlepool town centre. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 28/11/2021

Opportunity: Clerical Support Volunteer
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Purpose/Description
Seeking enthusiastic and friendly individuals to create a welcoming and friendly atmosphere for volunteer, patients and families. [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 28/11/2021

Opportunity: Scout Section Assistant Volunteer
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
Assist the Scout Leader to run evenings for prospective Scouts (ages 10 -15) [more...]

Organisation: General     Date Posted: 11/10/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Communications Ambassador
Closing Date: -
Purpose/Description
This local Hospice exists to ensure people affected by a life limiting illness or the death of a loved one have the care, comfort and support they need. As the only adult Hospice in the Hartlepool and East Durham areas of the UK, our unique range of services make a vital difference to the lives of thousands of families each year. [more...]