Current Volunteering Opportunities

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To find out more about any of the opportunities below, or to get a full job description, please email volunteer.applications@hortonhousing.co.uk or contact the Volunteer Service Manager on 01274 753352.

We provide volunteers with an induction, support, regular supervision and training and will reimburse you for expenses required for the role, such as payment towards travel.

To apply for our volunteering roles, please fill out the volunteer application form

 

Wellbeing Café Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers at our newly launched Wellbeing Cafés in the Selby District. The cafés are aimed at adults over the age of 18 who have mental health issues or concerns, and their family members and carers.

Our volunteers will help to create a safe and welcoming environment as they assist with the delivery of the café sessions. The role includes setting up the room, making refreshments, meeting and greeting, assisting with group workshops and offering peer mentor support to café visitors.

There are vacancies at all of our cafés, held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in venues across Selby and a number of roles are available. Please complete the Volunteer application form above or contact us.

 

ETE Support Assistant Volunteer

We are looking for a volunteer who can assist STEP (the Specialist Training and Employment Programme) to deliver employability training and to assist as an interpreter for low-level ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) clients during assessments. This role is based in Kirklees.

The role also includes the need to follow safeguarding processes if and when needed.

The tasks are varied, ranging from: interpreting during assessments, shadowing the ETE worker in daily tasks, ICT support, support with job searches and interview practice.

We are looking for someone who speaks Syrian Arabic, has Entry 2 or above in English, can work under their own initative and has an understanding of the barriers faced by the client group.