If you’re looking for somewhere to volunteer, then VANEL has a long list of opportunities to tell you about

Charities, social enterprises and many other groups and organisations use VANEL to promote their volunteering opportunities and to help them find the right people to fill them.

So if you’re looking for somewhere to volunteer, check out the range of varied and interesting opportunities we know about. Generally these are local (across North East Lincolnshire).

The up to date list is on our website here (because opportunities change so the list below is only accurate for a short while).

In all cases contact Liz at VANEL or phone 01472 231123. Liz will help you to make contact with the right people.

Volunteer Opportunities as of 26th April 2018

Youth Worker – Needed on several nights of the week various locations

Media Support – Are you interested in the media industry, either in journalism, photography or filming.

Kitchen Assistant – Help during the afternoon assisting in preparing of meals and serving

Painter & Decorator – Requires experience in painting and the ability to work on your own

Driver – Must have own car, to take individual passengers on journeys

Residential Care Befriender – To befriend an older person who is in a care home but has no visitors

Social Group Befriender – At various venues across North East Lincs

Grounds Maintenance & Gardening – Work at your own pace, taking pride in a small plot of garden

Dementia Activity Volunteer – To support at variety of sessions Inc. Arts/Crafts/Gardening/Dancing

Dementia Community Volunteer – The ultimate aim of this role is to provide a volunteer service you would be happy for your family to use

Befriender – To befriend older people on a one-to-one basis in their own home

Retail Assistant – Retail shops across, Grimsby, Cleethorpes & Immingham

Admin Assistant – Work is varied, must have good organisational skills

Patient Support – Offering much needed support, from meeting & greeting and making and serving refreshments

Assistant Scout Leaders – Working with young people, at weekly meetings

Appropriate Adult Support – Provides a service to Young People in Police Custody

Youth Offending Panel Member – To sit on a panel that meets with young offenders

Telephone Befriending – Giving a regular call to someone who may be in need of a friendly ear

Regional Support Coordinator – To help raise much needed funds & encourage local support

Fundraiser – Help organise local events to raise funds

Collection Box Coordinator – To place & collect boxes with local organisations

photographer – Take pictures at local events as when required

Speaker – To promote awareness of charity locally

Writer – Passionate & Creative writers, who can help clients tell their story

Hair Studio Assistant – Assisting in local charity salon

Basic Vehicle maintenance & Cleaner – Carry out weekly vehicle checks

Handy Person – Help with onsite odd jobs