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Permanent way gang
Task · 4–8 hrs
Cranmore
Permanent way gang
Outdoor opportunity working within a team maintaining the railway line and its environs. Posted by East Somerset Railway
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Bereavement Services Counsellor - Yeovil
Organisation role · 4–6 hrs/Week
Bereavement Services Counsellor - Yeovil
The qualified counsellor is responsible for providing psycho-educative, professional counselling for those who have been affected by the death of a person closePosted by St Margarets Hospice Care
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Bereavement Services Counsellor - Taunton
Organisation role · 4–6 hrs/Week
Taunton
Bereavement Services Counsellor - Taunton
The qualified counsellor is responsible for providing psycho-educative, professional counselling for those who have been affected by the death of a person closePosted by St Margarets Hospice Care
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Director
Organisation role · 6–8 hrs/month
Radstock
Director
We are looking for someone who has had experience with CIC's and lives in the area and is passionate about ending homelessness.Posted by Root Connections CIC
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Taunton Wellbeing & Wildlife Gardening Group
Organisation role · 0–2 hrs/month · Starting from 17 Jun
Taunton
Taunton Wellbeing & Wildlife Gardening Group
Are you local to Taunton and have an interest in wildlife gardening and nature connection?Posted by Somerset Wildlife Trust
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Frome Charity Shop Assistant
Organisation role · 2–4 hrs/Week
Frome
Frome Charity Shop Assistant
Our shop volunteers play an integral role in the day-to-day running of our charity shops and the maximising of sales to support Bath Cats & Dogs Home.Posted by Bath Cats and Dogs Home
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MR Simon Woodland
Task
Yeovil
MR Simon Woodland
Fundraising Officer Volunteer to join our small team to raise money for our local group to help people in our area affected by MS
Posted by Yeovil,Sherborne and district Multiple Sclerosis group
Non-Executive Director
Organisation role · 2–3 hrs/month · Starting from 14 Aug
From home
Non-Executive Director
We are now recruiting Non-Executive Directors to support the growth of our Community Counselling Services.Posted by Community Counselling Cic
Therapist Assistant
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Taunton
Therapist Assistant
Main Purpose of role:
Assistant to therapist providing in-patient massage service.

Key Tasks:
Keeping records of service users, setting up/taking down equip
Posted by Mind In Somerset
Grounds & Maintenance *Seasonal*
Organisation role · 2–4 hrs/Week · Starting from 28 May 2024
Bath
Grounds & Maintenance *Seasonal*
Now that spring has sprung, we have an excellent seasonal opportunity for those who love the great outdoors and wish to support the animals in our care.Posted by Bath Cats and Dogs Home
Jun22
Wildflower ID walk
Event · 22 Jun, 10:30 - 13:30
Wildflower ID walk
Join YRCT for a wildflower ID walk at Sutton Bingham Reservoir.
Posted by Yeovil Rivers Community Trust
Jun20
Oak Tree Park pond 1 Workday
Event · 20 Jun, 10:30 - 12:30
Oak Tree Park pond 1 Workday
We will be digging the scrapes at the Oak Tree Park education pond (OTP1).Posted by Yeovil Rivers Community Trust

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