General Volunteering


General Volunteering tends to cover roles where the organisation requires the volunteer to be able to offer a certain amount of time in order to complete set tasks. 


It is a great opportunity to try new things, meet different people and gain new experiences. 


Below we have a number of recently added volunteer opportunitiesHowever, there are many more out thereWhy not follow us on social media or sign up to our newsletter to get new roles straight to your inbox.  


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Current opportunities

Self-Weigh Assistant- St Albans

Recruiter: InspireAll Family Centres

Region: St Albans

Postcode: AL5 1QA

Places: 1

About the Opportunity

Could you help support new families in NEW Self- Weigh Stations? We are looking for volunteers to welcome families into the service, help sign them in, register with the service and let them know what support is available to them. Want to know more about the role? Contact Giovanna for an informal chat today! Our clinics are re-starting in... Read more

InspireAll Family Centres

InspireAll’s Family Support Service offers support to families, with children aged 0 – 11 years, across Watford, Three Rivers, Hertsmere, Dacorum and St. Albans Districts. Our offer includes universal support such as family play and learning sessions and a range of public health services such as... Learn more

Befriending Volunteer

Recruiter: Mind in Mid Herts

Region: Welwyn Hatfield

Postcode: AL8 6BX

Places: 10

About the Opportunity

Being a befriender means giving some of your time to someone who may be in a difficult place; listening, being reliable, offering hope and ultimately empowering them to move forward. People often need to increase their self-esteem and confidence and building relationships can be key to this. Read more

Mind in Mid Herts

Mind in Mid Herts is a registered charity. We are a local, innovative and experienced mental health provider for people aged 16 years and over. We support positive mental health working across three themes; prevention, social support and recovery. We understand everyone’s needs are different and... Learn more

Schoolreaders Volunteer Hertfordshire

Recruiter: Schoolreaders

Region: St Albans

Postcode: AL1 3XL

Places: 5

About the Opportunity

Schoolreaders need volunteers to go into local primary schools in a range of areas across XX County during the school day to listen to the children read to them 1:1. The volunteer needs to be able to commit to once a week during term time for one hour or more. Our volunteers get enormous pleasure from seeing the difference that a few hours of... Read more


Schoolreaders is a charity that finds volunteers and matches them to primary schools where they give free one-to-one reading sessions. Our aim is to make sure that every child can read well by the time they move to secondary school at the age of 11. Our volunteers currently listen to 12,500... Learn more