Make a real difference to people’s lives

Can you demonstrate Level 2 in English?

Thinking of a career in teaching?

As a volunteer tutor with Talk English you will help people to improve their English skills.  Free training and support provided to achieve a professional teaching qualification.

Contact: Nadine Littlewood, Tel: 01484 221000 or email: nadine.littlewood@kirklees.gov.ukTalk English

Volunteer Drivers and Hosts…

Once a month on a Sunday Contact the Elderly require car drivers to take older people to afternoon tea parties.  Hosts also required once or twice a year to provide a simple afternoon tea lasting 2 – 3 hours for 6 to 8 guests and 3 or 4 drivers.

Contact: Jill Wood Tel: 01482 273103, Email: jill.wood@contact-the-elderly.org.ukcontact the eld

Marketing Assistant

Required for the Forget me not Children’s Hospice.  Various tasks including:

  • marketing admin
  • updating the website
  • analysis/research

Flexible hours between 9am – 5pm.

Contact: Kielly Law on 01484 411040 or email: volunteers@forgetmenotchild.co.ukFMNCH SDmall

Do you have Musical skills?

Hit the right note with children who have complex and severe disabilities.  As a Volunteer Musician for the Forget me not Children’s Hospice you will support the music therapist in running the staff choir and providing musical activities or singing activities.  From one to three hours once a month.

Contact: Kielly Law on 01484 411040 or email: volunteers@forgetmenotchild.co.ukForget me not FMNCH SDmall

Marketing Experience with Age UK…

Do you have copywriting skills?  Are you enthusiastic and outgoing?

Then this position may be right up your street.  You will:

  • Write press releases
  • Update social media sites
  • Monitor and report on website usage
  • Organise and attend events

Contact: Judith Churley on 01484 535994  Email: jchurley@ageukck.org.ukAge_UK

Interested in Health & Social Care?

Based at Carers Count in Huddersfield this opportunity is suitable for anyone with social media skills to keep our website and facebook pages updated.  We are a friendly team and will reimburse local travel costs.

Contact: Elaine on 07436 102743Carers Count

Are you friendly, positive and patient?

Can you spare an hour or so once or twice a month as a Volunteer Speech Support Worker for Speak with IT?

You will support clients by visiting in their own homes using computer therapy programmes.

Full training given plus travel and out-of-pocket expenses paid.

Contact: James Major  Tel: 01924 580970  Email: jamesmajor@speakwithit.org.Speak with IT

Be part of an events team…

Make a difference to people and businesses in Huddersfield.

Huddersfield Live require stewards to help at events over the Christmas period:

  • Tidying
  • Serving drinks
  • Litter picking

Contact:  Poppy Stahelin  Tel: 07816 008935  Email: poppy.stahelin@huddersfieldlive.co.uk