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Youth Volunteer

Part of Surrey Docks Farm
Opportunity available: 22/05/2018 to 31/08/2018

Surrey Docks Farm is a community farm in the heart of London. We provide our visitors with unique opportunities to learn about farming, food production, wildlife and horticulture by becoming actively involved. We run a range of informal education activities for children and young people at the Farm. Volunteers working with these projects assist the education team preparing activities, supporting the young people, getting hands on and creating fun, interesting and educational sessions...

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Thrive Outside Residential Holiday Volunteers

Part of Free to Be Kids
Opportunity available: 15/08/2018 to 01/09/2018

Come and do something amazing this summer! Could you spare a little time this summer to help us create an amazing experience for children who really need a break? This August, Free to Be Kids are running crucial respite breaks for over 100 of inner-city London's most disadvantaged kids and we're currently recruiting our team of volunteers. If you can spare a week or more this summer, read on to find out about crucial next steps - no previous experience of working with children is needed, ...

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Part of Forest Sensory Services
Opportunity available: 04/09/2017 to 03/09/2018

Driving - collecting clients from their home and bringing them into classes. Using your own car but being paid mileage allowance. Office - assisting with all sorts of admin duties Tea making - for our clients as socialising is thirsty work! Artwork - doing our display boards within the centre Publicity - helping us to do press releases Accounts - Keeping our records up to date and accurate Cooking - A volunteer to help with the cooking class Systems & operations reviewer - to look at o...

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Exhibition Volunteer

Part of The British Museum of Food's SCOOP: The Wonderful World of Ice Cream
Opportunity available: 28/06/2018 to 28/09/2018

We are looking for Exhibition Volunteers to help us with the smooth running of the exhibition. Expectations include: • Assisting the operations team with administration duties and contribute to the efficient day-to-day running of the exhibition, shop and front-of-house areas • Monitoring and manage daily ticketing and shop sales • Welcoming guests and explain the museum set-up • Addressing any public needs and respond to general enquiries • Observing security in the shop and museum ...

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Global Changemaker

Part of UK Youth Climate Coalition
Opportunity available: 01/07/2018 to 01/10/2018

UKYCC is a youth led organisation who mobilises and empowers young people to take positive action for global climate justice. We envision a just and sustainable world in which current and future generations enjoy and protect a healthy environment. We are looking for people who share this vision. You don’t have to be a climate science expert or a protester (though we like those people too!) UKYCC is a space to learn and grow, to meet people who share your passion and develop new skills and...

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Calling all natural builders and outdoor eco activists

Part of Calling all natural builders and budding eco outdoor activists
Opportunity available: 28/02/2018 to 27/10/2018

Calling all natural builders and budding eco outdoor activists Are you interested in working with cob or adobe? Learn how to make the raw materials and build community projects with us and skill up Please also get in touch if you are interested in any of our cob courses - run from Edible Landscapes, London, or if you have skills, in working for us Linda 07971 881229 | FB cobinthecommunity

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Newton park volunteer

Part of Restoration of the "Healing Garden" Newton Farm Ecology Park (Newton Park East)
Opportunity available: 03/12/2017 to 01/11/2018

General conservation work in Newton Park East (Newton Farm Ecology Park). We keep paths clear, document what wildlife and plants are in the park and improve if we can while retaining the parks essential "wild" areas. We are currently running a project to restore the small Healing Garden as the retaining fence of the main structure is close to collapse.

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Refill London - Volunteer

Part of Refill London
Opportunity available: 07/03/2018 to 21/12/2018

Caring for our oceans isn’t easy…except for when it is. Did you know… In the UK alone, it is estimated that 800 plastic bottles per MINUTE end up in landfill or as litter. Almost all of London’s water is supplied by Thames Water, and it really is world-class. It scored highest in a blind taste test against bottled water and is safer and more regulated. Why choose anything other than tap? Refill London, a City to Sea initiative, backed by Thames Water and coordinated by Projec...

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Garden Volunteer

Part of Back To Earth Projects
Opportunity available: 27/11/2017 to 28/12/2018

Back2earth is a community space in the heart of Broadwater Farm Tottenham. Our core goal is to share and promote health and well being through echo and gardening activities. We NEED support with our administrative and publicity/marketing tasks. If you have experience in these (including social media formatting and project promoting) comes and joins us! We would really appreciate YOUR support! We also have a canteen (Jazz Cafe), where we provide delicious, healthy and homely food with th...

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Garden Volunteer

Part of Back To Earth Projects
Opportunity available: 28/11/2017 to 28/12/2018

Support and assistance with general garden maintence and crop care, such as bed preparation, planting crops, prunning, propargation, carpentry etc and the ability to generate ideas and activities that promote and suport health and well being including the sale of produce grown. Other activities consist of: General project publicity, marketing and event support.

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Planting, harvesting and garden maintenance volunteer

Part of Sydenham Garden
Opportunity available: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018

Volunteer as a garden helper at the De Frene Market Garden, Sydenham, SE London Sydenham Garden is a charity which helps and supports people with mental health issues and promote recovery. We are looking for volunteers to work at the De Frene Market Garden site on Wednesday be-tween 10:30 am and 2:30 pm. This site is approximately a one acre, supporting a large greenhouse, poly tunnels, apple orchard and a number of raised beds. The project is to build a sustainable organic fruit and vege...

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Garden Project Volunteer

Part of Sydenham Garden
Opportunity available: 03/01/2018 to 31/12/2018

We are currently recruiting volunteers to join our Garden project. The Garden project is based on the principles of Social and Therapeutic Horticulture and aims to help people with their recovery from mental ill health. There are four 2.5 hour sessions per week for up to 12 co-workers (the name we give our beneficiaries). The sessions are led by the Garden Project Lead with the support of four volunteers. The sessions involve horticultural activities, seasonal activities, conservation, co...

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Volunteer Friday! Followed by a free hearty lunch

Part of Volunteer Friday! Followed by a free hearty lunch
Opportunity available: 26/07/2018 to 20/12/2019

Come and help us build and grow at the Eco Park, Porthtowan every Friday. Followed by a free lunch. Learn more about growing organic fruit and veg on the allotment with horticulturalist Marie. Be part of low-impact building projects such as rammed earth building and cob constructions. Get involved in tree planting and pruning willow coppicing and weaving. Help with preparing the site for our annual festival Tropical Pressure by building pallet planters, recycled tyres planters or weaving f...

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IPA Trustee

Part of IPA Board
Opportunity available: 20/09/2017 to 20/09/2020

As we look for new ways to bring in funding and keep all our services open in a time of reducing budgets and increasing needs, we are looking for resourceful, creative and committed people to strengthen our Board of Trustees. We are also specifically looking for a trustee who is willing to act as vice-treasurer. Expect to be amazed and inspired by what the children get up to and help us to make sure that more children get to play.

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Gardeners, Working party members and Information Centre helpers

Part of The Lake Project
Opportunity available: 01/08/2017 to 30/11/2022

i) Help with general gardening in the flower gardens of the park on Tuesday mornings, weeding, pruning, cutting grass, etc. ii) Helping with general maintenance work in the park once a month on a Saturday morning - hedge cutting, weeding, repairs, painting, spring cleaning signs etc. iii) Manning our small Information Centre once a week iv) Helping run events