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Medway Volunteering Vacancies

Please find below the latest listing of volunteering opportunities available in Medway. To automatically receive updates about volunteering vacancies, along with other news and support, then you can join the Medway Volunteer Network – click here to find out more. 

If you can't find a current opportunity below that interests you, there are national websites that you can browse in the meantime:

 

Do-it - www.do-it.org.uk

Charity Job - www.charityjob.co.uk/volunteer-jobs

Vinspired - www.vinspired.com/

Idealist Resources - www.idealistvolunteering.org/


 

Community Fridge Assistant x2

To manage the community fridge during its opening times. Duties can include: Check food is fresh and good to eat and dispose of out of date food Provide assistance to users of fridge Ensure food is shared fairly Clean fridge and CF area Hours will be 3-4hours once weekly Candidate must have or be willing to take Level 2 in Food Safety course, must be reliable and conscientious.

Organisation: Medway Community Fridge Association        Location: Medway TBC

Link: https://www.facebook.com/MedwayCFA/

Committee Member

Advisory role to support the founders of MCFA with the set up of this new community group. To attend monthly meetings, to discuss the progress of the project so far and strategies which need to be implemented to help it run efficiently and expand. Ideal candidate will have experience in the following: Managing a community group Managing volunteers Community links Accessing funding.

Organisation: Medway Community Fridge Association        Location: Medway TBC

Link: https://www.facebook.com/MedwayCFA/

Involving Medway Community Health Researchers

Are you interested in improving health and wellbeing in Medway? Would you like to help people get heard? Do you want to learn new skills? Medway Voluntary Action is recruiting to expand their team of volunteer Community Health Researchers to help make sure the voices and experiences of local people are listened to in health planning. We are interested in recruiting local residents from across the Medway Towns to carry out interviews within local communities. You will receive free training and additional support from MVA.

Organisation: Medway Voluntary Action        Location: Medway

Link: Please contact us on involvingmedway@mva.org.uk

Fundraisers (Multi)

Fundraising is an integral part of our work. As a voluntary organisation, we depend on securing any form of funding for our services. So, we are constantly searching for fundraisers. Aims of Post To help MyHealthnet grow its financial resources and unlimited income (Priority) To assist as requested with the raising of other resources (e.g. restricted funds for programmes, sponsorship etc).

Organisation: MyHealthnet Charity        Location: Multilocations - Locally, Communities, Business Contacts, Remotely and Online.

Link: www.myhealthnet.co.uk

Chatham Arts Fest - Event Assistant

Saturday June 20th, 2020 promises to be an explosion of cultures with a host of creative and performing arts running in Nucleus Arts and Chatham High Street throughout the day. Assistants to set up and help coordinate activities are needed for the day.

Organisation: Nucleus Arts        Location: Nucleus Arts Centre 272 HIgh Street, Chatham ME4 4BP

Link: Contact beth.atkins@nucleusarts.co.uk for further information and full details of the role

Mini-Nucleus Assistant

Mini-Nucleus introduces infants and their parents to the concept of creativity through play, explorating colours, textures and shapes in a wide variety of safe mediums. This weekly session on Thursday mornings is facilitated by one of Nucleus' artists.

Organisation: Nucleus Arts        Location: The HeART Community Space, Pentagon Centre, Chatham High Street ME4 4HY

Link: Contact beth.atkins@nucleusarts.co.uk for further information and full details of the role

Arts Award Assistant

For just 6 weeks, take advantage of this great opportunity to support children and young people achieve their Explore and Bronze Arts Awards. These accredited courses on Thursday mornings from 5.3.20 - 9.4.20 introduce them to the world of creativity in an experiential yet structured way

Organisation: Nucleus Arts        Location: Nucleus Arts Centre 272 HIgh Street, Chatham ME4 4BP

Link: Contact beth.atkins@nucleusarts.co.uk for further information and full details of the role

Forest School Assistant

Help teach, support and supervise participants of all ages in a woodland environment.

Organisation: Bushkraft Forest School CIC        Location: CHATHAM

Link: Www.bushkraft.org.uk

Refurbishing tools and sewing machines

Improving/refurbishing donated equipment to be sharp, well set and in best possible condition to be sent to Africa for job creation. For more details please email mvw781@gmail.com.

Organisation: Medway Volunteer Workshop        Location: Unit 4 105 Hopewell Drive, Chatham, ME5 7DX

Link: Please email mvw781@gmail.com

Volunteer Befriender - Medway Perinatal Support Project

To provide emotional support to a mum or dad during the perinatal period. We provide emotional support to parents who are suffering with low to moderate mental health issues or are identified as vulnerable to developing mental health issues in the perinatal period. This support may be through telephone calls, home visits, group work or support to access other local services.

Organisation: Family Action        Location: Medway

Link: https://www.family-action.org.uk/what-we-do/early-years/perinatal-support-services/