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A Wellbeing Cafe Volunteer
at Dementia Forward
If you enjoy meeting people, chatting, playing games or doing crafts why not join our fabulous team of wellbeing volunteers? Our Time Together group for people living with dementia meets on a Tuesday afternoon in Harrogate. It’s a friendly fun group where you will join in with a variety of activities (including crafts, games and table tennis),...
Abbey Tea Room Volunteer
at National Trust - Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal
A visit to Fountains Abbey isn’t complete without enjoying coffee and cake! You’ll help with all aspects of running the bustling Abbe Tea Room, from serving coffee to keeping the tea room clean and tidy. You’ll be on hand to give visitors a warm welcome and exceptional service.
Active Conservation Volunteer
at Bilton Conservation Group
Bilton Conservation Volunteers can be involved in a whole range of outdoor, rural maintenance activity, including: bird boxing, wildlife habitat improvement, tree planting, wildlife surveys, rural footpath volunteer, fencing, building and repairing stiles, and pond building.
Activity Support Volunteer
at Harrogate & District (incl Ripon) Society for the Blind (HDSB)
You will be supporting one of our activities in our Centre, giving opportunities for visually impaired people to develop and utilize their craft skills, socialize and enjoy themselves. You will assist them in their chosen activity whilst not taking over, chatting and getting to know them and be a friendly presence that will draw people into...
Admin & Office Work
at Carers' Resource (Harrogate)
You'll be working in our busy Harrogate office, often being the first point of contact for carers and vulnerable people in need of support. This is an opportunity to work with many different teams, you'll act as the friendly and welcoming voice that takes referrals, passes on telephone messages and greets visitors into the building....
Admin Volunteer
at Ripon Museums Trust
This is a fantastic opportunity to use or develop your administration, organisational and communication skills as well as the opportunity to be practically involved in the operations of the museums. You may be : answering telephone calls taking messages and responding to enquiries entering data into spreadsheets and databases working with other...
Administration and Fundraising Support
at Open Arms Malawi
We are looking for volunteers to support the fundraising team for Open Arms Malawi by helping with administration and day to day office work. We are a lively, dynamic team who support essential services for orphaned babies and vulnerable children in Malawi (one of the poorest countries in Africa). As a small Charity we rely on volunteers so that...
Administration Support Ripon
at Carers' Resource (Harrogate)
You'll be volunteering in our Ripon office, often being the first point of contact for carers and vulnerable people in need of support. This is an opportunity to act as the friendly and welcoming voice that takes referrals, passes on telephone messages and greets visitors . Other tasks include collating information packs, photocopying, filing.
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Administration Volunteer
at Harrogate & District Branch of Multiple Sclerosis Society
Are you someone who wants to help locally and use or develop your administrative skills? If yes, then this role could be for you. Our group is run by a friendly team of volunteers who fundraise and deliver a range of activities and services to support people with MS locally and we really need someone to help organise us! You will act as the first...
Date of opportunity: 15 March 2017
Administrative Support for Progress@Foundation
at Foundation Harrogate
An interesting rewarding administrative role based in Harrogate with a local charity. Ideally would have basic I.T. skills. Preferably Word & Excel. - Collating and processing a variety of written and oral information. - Updating staff and customer notice boards. - Updating databases, word & excel. - Informing the team via email of...
Administrative volunteer
at Harrogate Skills 4 Living Centre
Volunteers will assist the Charity Administrator in carrying out her duties such as printing, posting, shredding and filing. You'll need to be well organised and happy to work on your own initiative.
Admissions Member Services Volunteer
at National Trust - Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal
Based at the Visitor Centre, and occasionally at other entrances, you’ll be a member of our admissions team operating a members-only service point. At peak periods (especially weekends, bank holidays and school holidays) it’s important that the queue keeps moving, you’ll help us achieve this by taking care of the National Trust members, scanning...
Adult Instructor
at Harrogate & District Sea Cadet Unit (T. S. Cleopatra)
The well used phrase of "Serious Fun" describes exactly what you can share in with the Sea Cadets. There is an abundance of exciting, challenging and, above all, worthwhile activities to enjoy with committed and enthusiastic youngsters. At the same time you gain valuable experience in many diverse subjects and skills and also have the...
Afternoon Tea Volunteer
at Saint Michael's Hospice
To provide patients and relatives with afternoon tea as part of the overall care and support given to patients, taking into account the needs of patients, instructions on infection control and food hygiene practice. Key tasks: - On arrival collect a tabard or overall from the kitchen to wear - Put the kettle on and then check with the nurses on...
Age UK Shop Assistant - Knaresborough
at Age UK Knaresborough & District
We are looking for friendly, customer focussed people to help out in our Charity Shop which is open Mon - Sat. Shifts are 3 hours in length.
at Henshaws
We are looking for someone to attend talks and tours with external groups and visitors to the centre, to raise awareness of the Arts & Craft Centre services. Key Activities To attend external craft fairs/events To work on reception as a first port of call. To take visitors for tours of the ACC To attend talks and presentations for external...
Ark Ripon Volunteer
at Ark Ripon
Would you like to support an organisation that provides a valuable service for people with learning and/or physical disabilities? Ark Ripon is looking for new Volunteers. Ark Ripon provides a weekly social meeting place for adults with learning and/or physical disabilities from Ripon and surrounding areas. Ark meets each Tuesday evening (Term time...
Arts and Craft Centre Steering Group Members
at Henshaws
At Henshaws Arts & Crafts we make more than art. We bring people together in an atmosphere that never fails to inspire. Through our workshops, people living with a range of disabilities discover their talents, put them into practice and realise their full potential. Open to all we have an Arts & Crafts Centre which is a community hub where...
Artspace Facilitators
at Orb Community Arts
Artspace@orb is an unpressured place in which our service users can express themselves as artists. Everyone is considered an artist and supported in creating their own work, developing their profile and potentially exhibiting pieces in public. Whilst members are encouraged to use the space to develop their own ideas, we need volunteers who will...
Assisting at Singing Group for the Over 60’s
at Catholic Care (Diocese of Leeds)
Opportunity to engage with older members of the community and to have a good sing: On arrival help with setting up of hall - erecting and positioning tables and chairs, setting out cups etc Chatting and interacting with the older people attending the group Taking a turn to mark the register and collect monies for subscriptions Joining in with...