Volunteer opportunities

Volunteer opportunities with organisations working across South Gloucestershire are listed on this page. Please note that some volunteer posts may be filled before the website listing deadline.

You can also contact the local volunteer centres for more opportunities in Yate and ThornburyPatchway, Kingswood 

Advertise your volunteer post with us for free. Please click here to fill in our form.

I was absolutely delighted with the service and responses we received”, Julie Snelling, Our Place Community Flat.


Activity Drop-In Volunteer

To support adults with a learning disability, and/or autism, in a social situation to increase confidence and self-esteem, build independence and reduce social isolation.

Holistic practitioner/Group facilitator

Our treatment centres aim to provide a range of complementary therapies such as Acupuncture, Yoga, Reflexology, Reiki and group meditation to our clients on their individual recovery routes.

We are looking for library volunteers

Volunteering as a library volunteer or library coordinator will help to make a difference to the residents in and around the Stoke Gifford Retirement Village.

Theatre Club Supporter

Theatre Club for carers is an exciting opportunity for a volunteer supporter to help provide a chance for carers to enjoy a social trip to the theatre.

GP Link Volunteer

If you enjoy meeting people, can be sensitive and want to make a real difference, this could be the ideal role for you.

Considerate Friends

Do you know the Greater Fishponds area quite well? We're looking for 'considerate friends'

Care Leavers Recovery Navigator

This pilot offers you an opportunity to work with a small caseload; with huge scope for innovation and creative ways of working to really change the lives of some of the most vulnerable young people in Somerset. Deadline 15 October 2019

Carers Break Volunteers

Carers looking after a family member or friend, give invaluable care and support, so regular time-out is important to enable them to ‘recharge the batteries.’

Trustee Board Vacancies

This is an exciting time to be involved in the governance and development of Carers Support Centre (CSC) and Trustees play a pivotal role in this.

Befrienders/Activity Supporters

The Milestones Trust is seeking Befrienders/Activity Supporters. We are seeking individual volunteers to help support residents with activities within the home setting; such as cooking, arts and crafts, pampering sessions, and gardening.

Family Support Volunteers

Could you support a family with a seriously ill child by offering help with practical tasks, supporting children and young people and offering emotional support for the whole family?

Volunteer Trades People

Skilled Trades People - Carpenters, Plumbers, Electricians and Gardeners/Landscapers are urgently needed by Krunch South West.

Volunteer Course Assistant

Do you have good impersonal skills and would you like to help anxious pupils to cope with life in Secondary School? Jigsaw Thornbury are running a course once a week at Castle School for 2hrs over six weeks

Volunteer DIY Carpenter

Are you good at DIY/carpentry? If so the MSPH charity would like to hear from you. They are seeking volunteers to undertake simple DIY/Carpentry type jobs to help improve the lives of disabled people.

ACE Ambassador

The role will be undertaken by practitioners and managers keen to champion ACE-informed ways of working within their organisations and networks. No deadline.