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Aquatics Volunteer with The Cheltenham Trust (VG)

Fri 23rd Jun, 2017

Location: Leisure at Cheltenham, Tommy Taylors Lane, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 4RN

The Cheltenham Trust needs volunteers to support aquatic sessions at the Leisure in Cheltenham facility. During term-time on weekdays from 9:30 - 12:00 or 13:30 - 15:00, on week nights 16:00 - 19:00, or on Saturday mornings 8:00 - 12:00, your... -more-



Sports Volunteer (ParkLives) with The Cheltenham Trust (VG)

Fri 23rd Jun, 2017

Location: Leisure at Cheltenham, Tommy Taylors Lane, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 4RN

Sports Volunteers (ParkLives) will be responsible for: • Welcoming and engaging ParkLives participants • Ensuring that all participants are made to feel part of the group • Assisting the session leader with delivering activities • Being... -more-



Admin Support with Gloucestershire Bike Project

Fri 23rd Jun, 2017

Location: 16 Commercial Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 2EA

This role requires someone with office experience, suitable for someone who has some spare time, who would like to do something that benefits the community in a relaxed environment with a friendly, easy-going team. Duties will include answering... -more-



Investing in Volunteers Award

Wed 21st Jun, 2017

Just heard that our parent charity, CCP has again passed the Investing in Volunteers audit process.
Investing in Volunteers is a UK quality standard for good practice in volunteer management.

Congratulations to Daniel Chun and team!


Swim Aid with The Orchard Trust

Fri 16th Jun, 2017

Location: Orchard Trust SwimGym, Upper Stowfield, Lower Lydbrook, Gloucestershire, GL17 9PD

The Orchard Trust is offering volunteers a chance to get involved with their hydrotherapy programme. The more people they have available to help in their hydrotherapy sessions, the more sessions they can offer to those who need them. Hydrotherapy... -more-



Smallholding Support with The Orchard Trust

Fri 16th Jun, 2017

Location: Orchard Trust Smallholding, Upper Stowfield, Lower Lydbrook, Gloucestershire, GL17 9PD

The Orchard trust is looking for volunteers to help support their initiative to support people who have disabilities to access the outdoor environment and enjoy participating in therapeutic work activities. Volunteers will help support these people... -more-



ACE - Activity Support - Lower Lydbrook with The Orchard Trust

Fri 16th Jun, 2017

Location: Orchard Trust, Day Centre Services, Upper Stowfield, Lower Lydbrook, Gloucestershire, GL17 9PD

The Orchard Trust needs volunteers to support their activities sessions at their centre in Lower Lydbrook. These sessions will support individual service users, helping them engage in whatever activity is taking place for the session, this could be... -more-



Public Speaking Volunteer with Westonbirt, The National Arboretum (VG)

Thu 15th Jun, 2017

Location: Gloucestershire

Westonbirt's Speakers provide external talks to interested stakeholder groups; sharing their passion for this world famous collection of trees, and they provide an important role in promoting the value of the arboretum as an internationally... -more-



Online Newsletter Editor with Volunteering Gloucestershire

Thu 15th Jun, 2017

Location: 340 High St, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 3JF

If you like the idea of helping things to happen and are good with computers, this may be just the role for you. One of the ways Volunteering Gloucestershire connects volunteers and charities is via ''One Off Volunteering News'' - an email... -more-



Local Volunteer Representative with Arthritis Research UK (VG)

Thu 15th Jun, 2017

Location: Gloucestershire

This role will be based in your local community and is flexible around your availability and interests. You will be supporting the charity by attending cheque presentations, giving talks about the work of Arthritis Research UK and attending local... -more-



Data Entry Project Volunteer with Vale of Berkeley Railway Trust (VG)

Thu 15th Jun, 2017

Location: The Old Engine House, the Docks, Sharpness, Gloucestershire, GL13 9UD

The Vale of Berkeley Railway Trust urgently needs the help of volunteers to convert a handwritten museum catalogue into a digital format. The railway plans to create a museum and visitor centre at its site in Sharpness, Gloucestershire, and it has... -more-



Board Trustee with Aspire Sports and Cultural Trust

Thu 15th Jun, 2017

Location: Gloucester

Aspire Sports and Cultural Trust is seeking volunteers to help support their initiative to get more of Gloucestershire into active sports. This non-profit organisation is looking for knowledgeable and enthusiastic members of the business community... -more-



Retail Trolley Assistant with RVS - Royal Voluntary Service (Cheltenham)

Wed 14th Jun, 2017

Location: Cheltenham General Hospital, Sandford Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53 7AN

Want to get involved in a challenging retail environment? The Royal Voluntary Service (Cheltenham) needs volunteers to operate the Cheltenham Hospital retail trolley, delivering exceptional customer service quality. You will provide a friendly,... -more-



Retail Shop Assistant with RVS - Royal Voluntary Service (Cheltenham)

Wed 14th Jun, 2017

Location: Cheltenham General Hospital, Sandford Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53 7AN

Want to get involved in a challenging retail environment? The Royal Voluntary Service (Cheltenham) needs volunteers to assist in the day-to-day running of the outlet, delivering exceptional service quality to the store's high standards. You will... -more-



Retail Cafe Assistant with RVS - Royal Voluntary Service (Cheltenham)

Wed 14th Jun, 2017

Location: Cheltenham General Hospital, Sandford Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53 7AN

Want to get involved in a challenging café environment? The Royal Voluntary Service (Cheltenham) needs volunteers to assist in the day-to-day running of a café, delivering exceptional service quality to the store's high standards. You will provide a... -more-



Merchandise Advisor with Cobalt Fundraising

Wed 14th Jun, 2017

Location: Linton House, Thirlestaine Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53 7AS

This is an opportunity for an aspiring volunteer to get involved in the setting up and running of a charity eBay shop. The volunteer will have the chance to help with the review and marketing of Cobalt Cards, which are made and given to charitable... -more-



Receptionist/Administrator with Citizens Advice Stroud and Cotswold Districts

Wed 14th Jun, 2017

Location: Stroud Offices, Unit 8, Brunel Mall, London Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 2BP

Citizens Advice: Stroud are looking for volunteers to help with their reception and administrative duties on weekday afternoons in their Stroud office. Ideally you will be available for at least one afternoon a week. This is a varied role and... -more-



PIP Volunteer with Citizens Advice Stroud and Cotswold Districts

Wed 14th Jun, 2017

Location: Stroud Offices, Unit 8, Brunel Mall, London Road, Stroud, GL5 2BP

The Citizen's Advice Stroud District needs volunteers to help their disabled clients fill out their disability claim forms. These will include forms for Personal Independence Payment (PIP), Attendance Allowance (AA) and Employment and Support... -more-



Two great outdoors people-facing events Saturday 1st July

Tue 13th Jun, 2017

We have a couple of great one-off volunteering events on 1st July. Both are for outdoor events, one in Cheltenham and the other near Gloucester. You'll be interacting with the public ... -more-


Reception/Administration Volunteer with The Isbourne

Wed 7th Jun, 2017

Location: 3 Wolseley Terrace, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 1TH

If you are a friendly and organised person, this may be just the role for you. Things you'll be doing include: * Meeting, greeting, supporting and directing students, tutors and visitors * Setting up and clearing of function rooms. *... -more-



Minibus Coordinator with Tirley Parish Council

Wed 7th Jun, 2017

Location: Gloucestershire

Looking to prove your skills in Logistics and Administration? Tirley Parish Council needs a volunteer to organise and manage their minibus rental. In this role you will handle communications with several groups and charities, each seeking to arrange... -more-



Data Entry Volunteer with Gloucestershire Counselling Service (VG)

Wed 7th Jun, 2017

Location: Alma House, 52/53 High Street, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 1AP

Gloucestershire Counselling Service are looking for a data entry volunteer to provide additional support to their Counselling management team for the next 12 weeks to bring their data entry relating to their Clinical Outcomes up to date. They are... -more-



The Door awarded prestigious Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2017

Wed 7th Jun, 2017

The Door Youth Project, who we recruit volunteers for has received the highest accolade awarded to the voluntary sector. Equivalent to an MBE, the award recognises the outstanding work undertaken by volunteers in their community, and was created in 2002 to celebrate the anniversary of The Queen’s coronation

Congratulations!

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Appropriate Adult (Swindon, Wilts) with CCP

Fri 2nd Jun, 2017

Location: Gable Cross Police Station, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN3 4RB

CCP's Appropriate Adults scheme provides trained volunteers who act as Appropriate Adults to 10 - 16 year olds whose parents cannot, or will not, attend whilst their children are held in Police custody. The scheme is also available to adults with... -more-



Celebration of Volunteers Week 2017 in Cheltenham

Fri 2nd Jun, 2017




Volunteer Receptionist/Administration with Brockworth House Care Centre

Thu 1st Jun, 2017

Location: Brockworth House, Mill Lane, Brockworth, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL3 4QG

This is a varied and interesting role. Volunteers will have the opportunity to meet and greet visitors, answer calls, do light office duties and enjoy a pleasant and friendly environment.... -more-



Tree Team Database Volunteer with Westonbirt, The National Arboretum (VG)

Thu 1st Jun, 2017

Location: Westonbirt Arboretum, Waste Drive, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8QS

This volunteer role supports the Propagator and Plant Records Officer in maintaining plant records, specifically helping to maintain detailed propagation records. The activity takes place during office hours from Monday-Friday and you can... -more-



Tree Labelling Volunteer with Westonbirt, The National Arboretum (VG)

Thu 1st Jun, 2017

Location: Westonbirt Arboretum, Waste Drive, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8QS

This opportunity supports the Plant Records Officer in maintaining plant identification labels attached to Westonbirt’s specimen plants, giving key information about their origin, planting date and location. Surveying takes place monthly from... -more-



Tree Labelling and Cleaning Volunteer with Westonbirt, The National Arboretum (VG)

Thu 1st Jun, 2017

Location: Waste Drive, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8QS

Label cleaning takes place weekly from March-July and September-November. The activity normally takes place between 10am–3pm from Monday-Friday and you can choose which week day would suit you best. Though Westonbirt values all the time their... -more-



Instructor (Tewkesbury) with Sea Cadets (VG)

Thu 1st Jun, 2017

Location: Trinity Walk, Olbury Road, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 5NP

Gloucestershire Sea Cadets needs instructors to lead their activities sessions across their Unit branches across Gloucestershire, offering an excellent chance for volunteers to meet new people, have some great experiences and gain valuable new... -more-



Instructor (Stroud) with Sea Cadets (VG)

Thu 1st Jun, 2017

Location: Frome Hall Lane, Off Bath Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 3JH

Gloucestershire Sea Cadets needs instructors to lead their activities sessions across their Unit branches across Gloucestershire, offering an excellent chance for volunteers to meet new people, have some great experiences and gain valuable new... -more-



Instructor (Lydney) with Sea Cadets (VG)

Thu 1st Jun, 2017

Location: Naas Lane, Lydney, Gloucestershire, GL15 5AT

Gloucestershire Sea Cadets needs instructors to lead their activities sessions across their Unit branches across Gloucestershire, offering an excellent chance for volunteers to meet new people, have some great experiences and gain valuable new... -more-



Instructor (Gloucester) with Sea Cadets (VG)

Thu 1st Jun, 2017

Location: Albion Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1UP

Gloucestershire Sea Cadets needs instructors to lead their activities sessions across their Unit branches across Gloucestershire, offering an excellent chance for volunteers to meet new people, have some great experiences and gain valuable new... -more-



Instructor (Cheltenham) with Sea Cadets (VG)

Thu 1st Jun, 2017

Location: 75 Alstone Lane, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 8HH

Gloucestershire Sea Cadets needs instructors to lead their activities sessions across their Unit branches across Gloucestershire, offering an excellent chance for volunteers to meet new people, have some great experiences and gain valuable new... -more-



Gardener with The Orchard Trust

Thu 1st Jun, 2017

Location: Sevenoaks Care Home, Lord's Hill, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8BG

The role entails cutting grass and keeping the outside area tidy. General gardening work. There is a sensory garden at Sevenoaks which also needs weeding and looking after.... -more-



Recent successes

Wed 31st May, 2017

Please DO continue to advertise light gardening for us! I always reply to everyone … The volunteers who have joined us have been fantastic and the park is looking very well cared for. Lorna – Friends of Hatherley Park


“I've now been volunteering at family space in Hester's way since the beginning of February. I love the people I'm working with and helping the families who use the contact centre”


I am delighted to say (redacted) did start with us in April and she is volunteering in our Education Department as an Admin Volunteer on a Thursday and getting on really well. - Suzie - Longfield Hospice

Thanks to the charities and volunteers who feed back to us


Unusual Volunteering Role

Wed 31st May, 2017

This volunteer role is unusual in that Mencap are looking for just one volunteer to work one to one with a disadvantaged person. You'd be helping them attend a line-dancing club

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Political Volunteering

Fri 26th May, 2017

Most political parties need volunteers at election time. All the Gloucestershire  2017 General Election candidates are listed here



Trustee (Cheltenham) with Sea Cadets: Gloucester (VG)

Thu 25th May, 2017

Location: 75 Alstone Lane, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 8HH

Trustees play a key role within the Sea Cadets. Each Sea Cadet unit is its own charity. Trustees are responsible for fundraising and running of the building. If you are good with people, social and enjoy getting out, then this role is for you!... -more-



Youth Activity Volunteer with Whizz-Kidz (Gloucestershire)

Thu 25th May, 2017

Location: Gloucestershire

Youth Activity Volunteers support young wheelchair users aged 8 to 25 in a range of activities at various services including: Ambassador Clubs, Wheelchair Skills Training, Work Skills Days and Camp Whizz-Kidz. You can help in many... -more-



Youth Activity Leader with Whizz-Kidz (Gloucestershire)

Thu 25th May, 2017

Location: Gloucestershire

Lead – or co-lead activities and workshops to young wheelchair users aged 8-25! You may do this independently or alongside one of Whizz-Kids' staff members depending on your experience, ability and interests. These services include Ambassador Clubs,... -more-



Volunteer Line Dancing Sidekick with Mencap (VG)

Thu 25th May, 2017

Location: ., Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 8BT

Would you like to support someone to attend their weekly line dancing club on a Thursday evening? Mencap are looking for a volunteer to support a gentleman in Tewkesbury to attend his weekly line dancing club. You don't have to be available every... -more-



Volunteer Group Coordinator with Sustrans (VG)

Thu 25th May, 2017

Location: Cheltenham

Sustrans is seeking a Group Coordinator to oversee the coordination of their West Gloucestershire group, which undertakes local maintenance of the National Cycle Network, however this role has the possibility to develop into working on the larger... -more-



Trustee (Tewkesbury) with Sea Cadets: Gloucester (VG)

Thu 25th May, 2017

Location: Trinity Walk, Olbury Road, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 5NP

Trustees play a key role within the Sea Cadets. Each Sea Cadet unit is its own charity. Trustees are responsible for fundraising and running of the building. If you are good with people, social and enjoy getting out, then this role is for you!... -more-



Trustee (Stroud) with Sea Cadets: Gloucester (VG)

Thu 25th May, 2017

Location: Frome Hall Close, Off Bath Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 3JH

Trustees play a key role within the Sea Cadets. Each Sea Cadet unit is its own charity. Trustees are responsible for fundraising and running of the building. If you are good with people, social and enjoy getting out, then this role is for you!... -more-



Trustee (Gloucester) with Sea Cadets: Gloucester (VG)

Thu 25th May, 2017

Location: Gloucester Sea Cadets, Albion Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1UP

Trustees play a key role within the Sea Cadets. Each Sea Cadet unit is its own charity. Trustees are responsible for fundraising and running of the building. If you are good with people, social and enjoy getting out, then this role is for you!... -more-



Paws in the Park (Paws 2017) with Cheltenham Borough Council

Thu 25th May, 2017

Location: Pitville Pump Rooms Lawn, A435, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52 2BP

Paws in the Park (Paws) has been run by Cheltenham Borough Council ranger team for the last 10 years. The event is run to provide a family fun dog show to spread an important message of responsible dog ownership. The event has grown over the... -more-



Marketing and Communications Volunteer with Westonbirt, The National Arboretum (VG)

Thu 25th May, 2017

Location: Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8QS

The Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum (FOWA) work in partnership with the Forestry Commission to ensure the continued success of the National Arboretum and to safeguard it for the future. FOWA do this by engaging, informing and increasing membership,... -more-



Retail Volunteer with The Door (Youth Project) (VG)

Tue 23rd May, 2017

Location: 45 High Street, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 1AN

Could you spare a morning of afternoon each week to help out in the Tanzform Charity Shop? You'll be doing a variety of tasks involved in keeping the shop up and running including hanging, steaming, stocking the shelves/rails, displays and of... -more-



Help us with our website facelift!

Fri 19th May, 2017

We are face-lifting our website. In particular we can't make up our minds which "banners" to choose. So we put them all into a survey at https://goo.gl/forms/fGNWhKHegaIjt1mo1Please give your opinion!

Thanks!


 
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