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Volunteering for the Duke of Edinburgh Award on Spark a Change

The Duke of Edinburgh Award is a great way to get started in volunteering and is available to anyone between the ages of 16 and 24. (14+ for Bronze Award). First introduced in 1954, it has now helped 100,000s of young people into volunteering.

The award is made up of 4 stage (Bronze, Silver, Gold) the length of which is dependent on the level and includes: volunteering, physical, skills & expedition.

By taking part in DofE, young people can

  • increase skills and confidence
  • boost their CV
  • develop a career
  • get to know and give back to their community
  • make lasting friendships
  • boost mental health

If you are a young person looking for volunteering roles to help towards your award, please take a look at the opportunities available below.

Check out the latest Duke of Edinburgh opportunities

Kitchen Assistant
Organisation role · 2–4 hrs/Week
Kitchen Assistant
Help prepare food for our homeless clients.Posted by Arc
Volunteer Delivery Driver
Task · 0–2 hrs
Volunteer Delivery Driver
We're looking for someone who can collect and deliver donated household items for our clients.Posted by Arc

Are you an organisation looking to host volunteering roles for young people?

Further information about hosting a Duke of Edinburgh volunteer opportunity can be found on the Spark Somerset website. If you need further support, please get in touch via Live Chat, email us [email protected]

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