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Saturday Volunteers
Project role (Temporary) · Flexible hours · Starting from 29 Jun
Wincanton
Saturday Volunteers
Good Stuff project are looking for volunteers for our Saturday sessions. There are a variety of activities to get involved in including crafts, food and sport.Posted by The Balsam Centre
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Chair of Governors at Oldmixon Primary School
Organisation role · 10 hrs/month · Starting from 1 Sept
Chair of Governors at Oldmixon Primary School
The chair of governors is a pivotal figure who ensures effective governance, upholds the school’s ethos and vision, collaborates closely with other stakeholdersPosted by Extend Learning Academies Network
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Check in Volunteer Visitor
Organisation role · Flexible hours
Bath
Check in Volunteer Visitor
Visit a gentleman with Down's syndrome once every two months. Share a cup of tea, play a game, or just sit peacefully to provide some company.Posted by Royal Mencap Society
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Administrator and great communicator needed for fundraising project
Project role (Temporary) · 2–7 hrs/Week · For around 12 months
From home
Administrator and great communicator needed for fundraising project
Mind Over Mountains is a UK mental wellbeing charity giving support through walks & retreats in nature with professional counsellors & coachesPosted by Mind Over Mountains
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Volunteer Tuesdays at Bridie's Farm
Task · 4–8 hrs
Volunteer Tuesdays at Bridie's Farm
We welcome you to join our dynamic community volunteering group, with flexible roles and activity, dependent on the farm and individual ability/preference.Posted by Glastonbury Food and Regenerative Farming Centre (Bridie's Farm)
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Finance team members
Organisation role · Flexible hours
From home
Finance team members
Use your spreadsheet skills as part of our finance team, supporting behind the scenes and flexibly at a time and place that suits you.Posted by Girlguiding Bath
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Guider leader or helper
Organisation role · 1–2 hrs/Week
Bath
Guider leader or helper
If you're enthusiastic about giving girls opportunities for fun, friendship, challenge and adventure then you'll make a perfect Guide leader or helper.Posted by Girlguiding Bath
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Brownie leader or helper
Organisation role · 1–2 hrs/Week
Bath
Brownie leader or helper
If you're enthusiastic about giving girls opportunities for fun, friendship, challenge and adventure then you'll make a perfect Brownie leader or helper.Posted by Girlguiding Bath
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Rainbow helper or leader
Organisation role · 1–2 hrs/Week
Bath
Rainbow helper or leader
If you're enthusiastic about giving girls opportunities for fun, friendship, challenge and adventure then you'll make a perfect Rainbow leader or helper.Posted by Girlguiding Bath
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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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Whilst best endeavors are made to check the validity of organisations who post volunteering opportunities on Spark a Change, the responsibility for any incident (including safeguarding) that may occur at any time between any such organisation and any volunteer or potential volunteer lies with the recruiting organisation.