Volunteering

Volunteering

Join our Volunteering for Change programme and you’ll not only support a good cause but gain real-life working experience and develop new skills in a friendly and supportive environment. We appreciate your contribution and we work together to bring the best out of each volunteer to make sure that we give back to you as much as we can.

Who Are We?

Volunteering for Change is a consortium of partners across Harrow of Harrow Carers and our partners (listed below). Our aim is to enable and support individuals to make an impact through volunteering and gain real-life experience while within a friendly and supportive environment. We will empower you to learn new skills and put your existing skills to the test in a practical environment.

Who is The Programme For?

The service is for anyone within the Harrow area over the age of 18. We have created a centre of excellence through the skills of our partnering charities to attract individuals with specific needs.

Want to know more?
Call us on 020 8868 5224

What are The Volunteering Opportunities?

Opportunities vary from based on your particular requirements and skills. As you volunteer with us you will have the choice to get involved from a range of roles, services and activities.

It is our aim to help develop and make the most of your professional skills and confidence. We want to make a difference together, so tell us your interests and skills so we can work on improving the community in areas you truly care about. We will try to match you as closely to your particular area of interest as we can taking account of what you’re passionate about and what suits you the most.

If you would like to volunteer to gain new skills, give back to community and new new people. Get involved with our various volunteering roles.

Register your volunteering interest here and we can notify you first about our new opportunities.

 

Available volunteering opportunities:

Title:  Volunteer Coordinator
Contract: Part time (flexibility required)

Harrow Carers is looking for a flexible volunteer coordinator who has the ability, passion and enthusiasm to take a leading role in the ongoing development of our volunteer offer in support of carers living in Harrow.

More Info

We are in search for an enthusiastic, motivated volunteer coordinator who can help grow and support our fantastic volunteer programme. If you are committed to and have a passion for making sure carers receive an excellent standard of service and support then you may be the person we are looking for! You will receive one to one support and guidance from our carers centre manager.

The volunteer coordinator will lead on volunteer initiatives that promote the Charity and offer an excellent standard of service to carers.
You will be required to travel around the borough visiting carers and engaging with the local community from time to time.

Requirements:

  • Able to contribute to Harrow Carers vision and work as part of a team
  • Able to continually develop our volunteer programme for the benefit of carers
  • Able to lead on recruiting and supervising volunteers and their activities
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Honesty and integrity

We Support Every Step

We are here to give back to you as much as we can and bring the best out of everyone. You will get one on one support from a personal buddy so you won’t have to worry, help would always be available.

Some Things to Think About…

  • Would you like to be valued for your working skills?
  • Would you like new ways to learn new skills?
  • Would you like to make new friends?

If you think this would work for you, contact us or any of our partners below to get involved!

Why not support us?

Every donation helps; whether it’s a one-off contribution like a legacy donation or a monthly direct debit. Your donations can help us create new services and provide better support to our carers. From complementary therapies to counselling and training for carers, your help can go a long way.

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