Community Volunteers – East Surrey

Closing date: 01 Sep 2017

Community volunteers provide help and basic support to our staff and services. They may volunteer on an ad-hoc basic or prefer a more regular pattern. Activities can include; basic help in the office, organising meeting or activities rooms, helping organise refreshments at a Parent Drop-in, sorting clothes or food collections, as well as non-regular admin support, such as helping with display boards or mass mail-outs.


Welcare in Redhill, 24 Warwick Road, Redhill, East Surrey, RH1 1BU

Primary Duties

  • A friendly and dedicated individual to help provide support and help when required
  • To operate within all relevant policies and guidelines, including health and safety, equal opportunities, confidentiality, safeguarding regulations.
  • The role may include
    • Sorting through food and clothing donations
    • Helping with mass mail outs or  updating display boards
    • Welcoming visitors and ensuring meeting rooms are prepared

Personal Specific

  • Enthusiasm for Welcare and our mission
  • The ability to remain calm under pressure
  • An understanding of the importance of safeguarding and confidentiality
  • Commitment and reliability

Time Requirements

The activities and time given can be flexible. Volunteers may like to offer a number of days per month or prefer to help on a seasonal basis. The position may commence on a trail basis. Volunteers will be required to attend 6 hours of Effective Volunteering training, which can either be taken in a full day session or in shorter sessions across a number of afternoons.

To Apply

Download our volunteer application form below and email the form to Please apply at any time up until noon on the day of the deadline, interviews are held on an ongoing basis.