We are always on the look-out for volunteers to join our charity. Our current volunteering opportunities are listed below, but please contact us to discuss your situation as there may be other roles to suit you and your preferences:
- Weekend & Morning Receptionist(s) at Moorside Nursing Home [POSITION CURRENTLY ON HOLD DUE TO COVID-19]- We need friendly volunteers to support our specialist dementia care home on weekends and also during the mornings (Monday – Friday), helping to cover the front reception area. Volunteers will support staff to deliver admin tasks and greeting visitors, acting as the first friendly face they see when they visit the home. Discover more about the weekend receptionist and the morning receptionist volunteer roles.
- Befriender and Networker(s) (St John’s Hand in Hand) – We require warm and enthusiastic people to join our friendly team. The role is ideal for people who would like to befriend and support older members of the local area. Volunteer befrienders and networkers will be part of our upcoming St John’s Hand in Hand wellbeing initiative. Find out more about the role of a befriender.
- Database Operative Volunteer (St John’s Hand in Hand) – we need passionate volunteers to undertake a unique role in monitoring a database of services, events and activities for local older people. Applicants should be happy to spend a few hours a week (on average) keeping our database up-to-date and liaising with other local organisations. Learn more about this opportunity here.