Internship Programme

Current Volunteering Opportunities

Peer Advocate Volunteer

Your main purpose will be to support individuals with Health and Social Care issues by drawing on personal experience of situations or environments e.g. ill mental health, disabilities and/or caring for others.

Organisation

Advocacy Focus

Closing date

Fri 15th December 2017

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Mental Health Volunteer

Your main purpose will be to support individuals whose primary needs relate to mental health, enabling them to express their views and providing them with information relating to their rights under the Mental Health Act.

Organisation

Advocacy Focus

Closing date

Fri 15th December 2017

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Community Advocacy Volunteer

The main purpose of this role is to support and enable individuals to express their views and provide them with advocacy support around Health and Social Care issues, and to provide advocacy outreach to further promote our service.

Organisation

Advocacy Focus

Closing date

Fri 15th December 2017

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Branch Volunteer - The Olive Branch

This is an exciting opportunity to work with people who may be experiencing difficult times, to provide a listening ear and a friendly face.

Organisation

The Olive Branch

Closing date

Fri 15th December 2017

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Ideas Store Volunteer

The role of the Ideas Store Volunteer is to man the Ideas Store and be on hand to answer any general enquiries by visitors. You will be part of the Services Team and will liaise directly with Sight Loss Advisors to ensure that any enquiries are answered and that the correct advice and guidance is provided. This role provides an opportunity to work within a team of volunteers and change the lives of many visually impaired people.

Organisation

Galloway's Society for the Blind

Closing date

Fri 15th December 2017

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Preschool Language Transcriber (x2)

Two Preschool language transcribers are sought to assist Jacky Chan and Padraic Monaghan of the Department of Psychology in an observational study looking into how preschool teachers interact with monolingual children and children with English as an additional language.

Organisation

Department of Psychology,Lancaster University

Closing date

Sun 17th December 2017

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Volunteer Mentor - Shelter

Volunteer for Shelter Through the Gate Service and offer practical and emotional support to people at point of release from custody and those on order or license in the community.

Organisation

Shelter

Closing date

Sun 31st December 2017

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Mental Health Activity Support Worker

SLV Global is an international volunteering organisation running mental health placements in Sri Lanka and Bali, Indonesia. Our focus is on global mental health and our aim is to benefit communities in need of extra support within the mental health sector, whilst at the same time providing skilled volunteers with the chance to gain much-desired psychology work experience in various communities abroad.

Organisation

SLV International Limited

Closing date

Sun 31st December 2017

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