We rely heavily upon volunteers at the centre, and as a registered charity, we couldn’t function without them! If you are wondering whether you have skills that you can offer us, the answer is – YES YOU DO!
Below are just some examples of volunteering roles that we currently offer, which range from weekly to yearly shifts depending on your interests, and how much time you’re able to offer, we have the role for you:
Cafe volunteers– serving customers, light food preparation, clearing tables, washing up.
Event volunteers– setting up, bar work, door ticketing, clearing up, washing up.
We are looking for voluntary helpers for various roles including supervising our ‘It’s a Knock Out’ Family Event, and door and bar staff for our Party Night.
Village picnic volunteers– fun run entry, children’s games, bouncy castle supervision.
Marketing and promotion– leafleting, putting up posters, designing posters, sharing on social media
Gardening– tending to community centre garden: watering, weeding, digging, planting.
Photography– capturing and editing photographs for our website and social media pages
Trustee– becoming one of the trustees that make up our management committee (8 hours per month commitment for this role)
Event organisers– organising whole events for the purpose of raising money for the community centre
Bloggers *new opportunity* – could you write for our website? If you want to write interesting content for our website, please get in touch! It could be a review of an event that runs in the community centre, a piece about local and/or relevant issues, an interview with a person of interest in the village or something else! Let us know your ideas!
Have we missed something?
If you have an idea of how you can slot into our wide-ranging and diverse team of volunteers, let us know! If you have a skill you can offer that isn’t mentioned above, we want to hear from you!
To view the roles that we are currently recruiting for, take a look job vacancies page.
Benefits of volunteering:
- Learn new skills and gain confidence
- Be part of a friendly and dedicated team
- Meet new people in the local area
- The knowledge that you are helping keep a well-used, relied upon and much-loved community asset running!
- Hard work, but lots of fun!
- Other perks such as free coffee, cake and half-price tickets to our events
To get in touch, or to find out more email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01275 393570