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Management Committee Member

Community One Stop Shop | EH11 3UU

Looking for trustees with an understanding of charity or corporate governance to play a role in leading the charity, driving fundraising strategies and bring a solid networking background with an interest in poverty and social exclusion. A social care background and experience of board governance desired.

Committee Work

Trustees

B Healthy Together | EH11 3UU

Are you passionate about health and wellbeing? Are you interested in working with communities? Do you want to work as part of a team and develop your own knowledge and skills? B healthy together formerly known as Broomhouse Health Strategy Group, are looking for volunteers to join our Board of Trustees.

Committee Work

Literacy Support Volunteer

The Literacy Pirates |

We take children on voyages as readers and writers, and we’re on the lookout for volunteers to join the virtual crew.

Tutoring / Supporting Learners

Befriender for Young Person with Cystic Fibrosis

The Butterfly Trust |

Befriending is a fantastic and rewarding way to make a real difference to the life of someone else. Apart from the personal satisfaction of helping someone, it is also an opportunity to enhance your own life experience and build new skills. This role is supported by Children in Need.

Befriending / Mentoring

Peer Support Volunteer - CARDS

Rowan Alba | EH3 9QA

Many of our clients who engage with the CARDS Service become curious about or wish to engage in recovery or with dedicated recovery services. In response to feedback from clients and volunteers we now have dedicated Peer Volunteers who themselves are in recovery and have lived experience of that journey.

Befriending / Mentoring

Fundraising and Community Champion

Vintage Vibes |

As part of this fun, varied role, you'll support the team with fundraising activities, promotions, campaigns and planning. Working with our dedicated team and the wider community, this is a great opportunity for anyone who enjoys connecting with people or is looking to gain experience in the charity sector.

Fundraising

Community Volunteer Gardener

Drylaw Neighbourhood Centre | EH4 2SA

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of our vibrant community garden. Learn new skills, garden in an inclusive environment. Grow, taste and share the crops that are harvested here at Drylaw Neighbourhood Centre. Everyone is welcome. Come and grow with us!

Conservation / Gardening

Online Shopping Volunteer

SHRUB Coop | EH3 9AF

Online sales volunteer helping our Swap Shop team to make the most out of the donations that we receive.

Charity Shops / Retail

DIY Retrofit Volunteer

The Edinburgh Tool Library |

ETL Retrofixers are looking for volunteers to help us make people’s homes more energy efficient through DIY elements of retrofit, such as draught-proofing and insulation.

Practical /DIY

Home Support Volunteer

Children's Hospices Across Scotland |

CHAS works with families with children with life shortening conditions. We rely on our amazing volunteers and CHAS at Home staff to help with families who need extra help or cannot reach the hospices regularly. Home Support Volunteers visit families in their homes to provide practical support.

Care / Support worker

Virtual Education and Engagement Volunteer

Who Cares? Scotland |

We are looking for volunteers who have strong IT skills and have experience using online platforms such as Teams and Zoom. This volunteer opportunity is perfect for those looking to volunteer remotely, have the chance to access opportunities and gain more third sector experience.

Homebased Volunteering

Shop Assistant

Cats Protection - South Clerk Street Shop | EH8 9PS

Our shop volunteers help with all aspects of the day-to-day running of our fantastic shops – serving customers, helping with stock rotation, creating displays, and everything in between!

Charity Shops / Retail

Teacher Assistant

Girotondo Italian School | EH4 1EG

Supporting the teacher in -managing the class and materials. -helping children in carrying our the activities. -creating an environment where children can learn while they have fun.

Tutoring / Supporting Learners

Volunteer Drivers

HcL Handicabs |

HcL support people throughout the Lothians. We provide supported door-through-door transport for people with mobility challenges – either from age, disability, health issues or additional support needs. Our drivers not only collect passengers but help them from inside their home and onto the bus & back home

Driving / escorting

Community Collection Volunteer

Blood Cancer UK |

Our growing network of community collection volunteers organise and host bucket collections to raise funds for Blood Cancer UK and awareness of blood cancer. You’ll play a vital role in strengthening our reach and engagement in local communities.

Fundraising

Polish Speaking Befriender

Rowan Alba |

We have an individual who has received support from us in accompanying him to enjoy outings in Edinburgh city centre for many years. His wishes to speak with someone in his first language (Polish) and unfortunately his volunteer has had to relocate and so we are looking for someone to take their place.

Befriending / Mentoring

Trustee

Lothian Community Transport Services | EH15 2QA

LCTS are a small, but ambitious charity, providing community transport services to the City of Edinburgh and the Lothians. We are looking for trustees who can join us in making a real impact and help shape the future of LCTS. We’d love to hear from you.

Committee Work

Fundraising Volunteer

SHRUB Coop | EH3 9AF

We are seeking a dedicated and passionate Fundraising Volunteer to support our organisation's fundraising efforts. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, strong attention to detail, and a genuine interest in supporting our organisation's mission.

Fundraising

Intandem Mentor

YMCA Edinburgh | EH6 5LL

Intandem, Scotland's mentoring programme for young people, brings together vulnerable young people aged 8-14 with a mentor to build a consistent and trusting relationship, and improve their chances in life.

Befriending / Mentoring

Thanks and Celebration Volunteer

Vintage Vibes |

This might include creating the happiest certificates of celebration, working out how we can celebrate individuals’ milestones, working on our database to find fab things to celebrate, and making fun content to shout about the things we want to celebrate. 

Administrative / Office Work