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. 


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Current opportunities

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

COVID-19 Volunteers Needed Now! ( Hertfordshire )

Recruiter: Abbeyfield

Region: Hertsmere

Postcode: EN6 1DG


About the Opportunity

Abbeyfield are looking for Volunteers to help us during the coronavirus pandemic. We need volunteers to help in a number of roles supporting our staff in our houses. If you are able to give some of your time to help us please get in touch now. We are particularly in need of volunteers who can help us with food delivery. Read more


Abbeyfield is a national charity dedicated to the care and support of older people. Our vision is ‘making time for older people’ and we see volunteers as crucial in helping us achieve this. For more information, please visit our website Learn more

Volunteer Gallery Invigilator

Recruiter: Broadway Studio & Gallery

Region: North Herts

Postcode: SG6 3EW

Places: 10

About the Opportunity

Volunteer Gallery Invigilators play a key role in the gallery’s success by actively engaging with our visitors whilst ensuring that the artworks and exhibition spaces are kept safe and secure. Working alongside the Visitor Services Team, volunteers will act as ambassadors for the venue, providing visitors with information relevant to our creative... Read more

Broadway Studio & Gallery

Public art gallery based in Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire displaying art, craft and design, including work by internationally acclaimed practitioners as well as local and emerging talent. Learn more


Recruiter: Young Carers' Crew

Region: North Herts

Postcode: SG5 2HZ

Places: 4

About the Opportunity

Our trustees help set the direction for the charity and offer advice and guidance to our paid member of staff and group volunteers to make sure the Young Carers who attend our regular group are happy, safe and supported. We'd ask you to attend about 10 meeting a year and trustees typically do a few extra hours a month, helping with fundraising and... Read more

Young Carers' Crew

We provide support for young carers aged 8-18 in Stevenage and North Herts, running a group every other week during term time and organising regular trips and days out. At group young carers tell us they enjoy the chance just to be without worrying about their caring roles and the support of their... Learn more