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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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 05/12/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Health Support (All about Baby
Closing Date: -
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: Volunteer Discharge Support Team Member
Closing Date: -
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: 02/12/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Learning Assistant
Closing Date: -
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: 30/11/2021

Opportunity: Volunteer Craft Support
Closing Date: -
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: 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...]