Organisation Name
RSPB
Title of role
Admissions Assistant
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

With over 100,000 visitors a year, Bempton Cliffs is a very busy reserve. We aim to deliver first class customer care at all times, as well as looking for someone to provide a warm welcome to all our visitors, providing them with the information they need to make the most of their visit. We need you to be able to enthuse people about wildlife and the RSPB, and actively encourage non-members to join. Other duties include answering telephone enquiries and promoting events/activities. 

Location

Bempton Cliffs Visitor Centre, Cliff Lane, Bempton, Bridlington, YO15 1JF

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

All training will be provided. 

Personal qualities and requirements

  • approachable, with a friendly demeanor 

  • a desire to help people and exceed expectations through excellent customer care 

  • enjoys working as part of a team

  • confident in initiating conversations with and talk to members of the public

  • have an infectious enthusiasm for nature and its conservation 

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

  • confident in handling money

  • experience working in a visitor attraction

  • ability to be on the go all day 

  • willingness to learn and use basic sales techniques

  • be confident in dealing with tricky situations

  • excellent phone manner

  • knowledge of some RSPB work and a familiarity with Bempton Cliffs (desirable)

  • experience of working in a sales oriented background

  • enthusiasm for wildlife and conservation 

  • the ability to inspire visitors to give nature a home where they live

  • an awareness of health and safety

  • confident in encouraging membership

Availability

Minimum requirement is flexible, but from 5-7 hours per week. 

Additional Info

For more information please see 



https://www.rspb.org.uk/get-involved/community-and-advice/volunteer/8059-admissions-assistant-bempton-cliffs



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Organisation Name
RSPB
Title of role
Catering Assistant
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

Bempton Cliffs is one of the busiest RSPB reseves in the summer. We run a small catering offer of hot and cold snacks, drinks and cakes and we need your help to serve our hungry visitors!

Location

Bempton Cliffs Visitor Centre, Cliff Lane, Bempton, Bridlington, YO15 1JF

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Training provided. 

Personal qualities and requirements

  • approachable, with a friendly demeanor

  • a desire to help people and exceed expectations through excellent customer care

  • enjoy working as part of a team

  • enthusiasm for wildlife and conservation 

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

  • confidence to initiate conversations with and talk to members of the public

  • willingness to undertake appropriate training and personal development

  • experience of working in a catering environment/visitor attraction

  • be confident in dealing with tricky situations

  • basic food and hygiene certificate (desirable)

  • an interest/willingness to learn about the different products we sell

  • knowledge of some RSPB work and a familiarity with Bempton Cliffs (desirable) 

Availability

Minimum commitment is flexible, from 5-7 hours per week. 

Additional Info

For more information please see https://www.rspb.org.uk/get-involved/community-and-advice/volunteer/8364-catering-assistant-bempton-cliffs



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Scott Smith (Visitor Services Manager)




  • scott.smith@rspb.org.uk

  • 01262422210

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Organisation Name
Rainbow Community Garden
Title of role
Community Garden Assistant
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

The Rainbow Community Garden is on Orchard Park and is run by the local community for the local community. Volunteers are needed to help maintain the award-winning garden areas as well as planting, weeding and helping with the maintenance of garden furnishings. They may also be required to help with visitors and clients.

Location

The garden is located on Levisham Close, Endike Lane (HU6 8AB), approximately one mile from the University campus.

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Volunteers will be supported by the other garden volunteers

Personal qualities and requirements

Volunteers need no previous experience but they must be interested in growing and general environmental activities. Volunteers should be friendly and able to work as part of a small team.

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

Volunteers will gain environmental experience as well as transferable skills such as communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills.

Availability

Volunteers are asked to give whatever time they can spare (1-2 hours a week or more if preferred) and there is no minimum commitment. Volunteering takes place on weekdays from 9.30am and volunteers can arrange their volunteering times to take place when convenient.

Additional Info

Contact: Jeannie Email: jeannie@jeannie.karoo.co.uk *When you contact this organisation, please let them know that you saw the opportunity on the Hull University Union website. Thank you!*

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Organisation Name
TUG Goodwin Development Trust
Title of role
Community Gardener
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

Community based green projects. Volunteers will assist in all aspects of gardening such as planting and weeding and the general maintenance and upkeep of the community garden.

Location

Villa community garden HU32RA back of carpark of octagon

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Training given

Personal qualities and requirements

Volunteers need an enthusiasm for gardening in all types of weather.

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop
-
Availability

Thursdays from 9am - 4pm

Additional Info

Contact Pat Burchfield on email : pburchfield@goodwintrust.org



Telephone:07881527771 Website:goodwin development trust+ fb thornton urban gardeners



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Organisation Name
Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
Title of role
Day leader Pearson wildlife Garden
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust manages Pearson Wildlife Garden for the benefit of wildlife and local people. We run regular activities in the garden to promote and encourage wildlife friendly activity across the City of Hull. We are looking for a Task Day Leader to help coordinate and run weekly or fortnightly task days, leading a small team of garden volunteers to maintain and develop the garden for wildlife and its visitors. If you like working as part of a friendly team, giving people a warm welcome and seeing your hard work pay off with a vibrant show of flowers, trees and home-grown produce, then this role would be perfect.



You will assist the Reserves Manager and work in conjunction with the Tomorrow Natural Leaders project to plan, prepare and deliver work days that accomplish the site management objectives at Pearson Wildlife Garden.

Location

Pearson Park , Hull

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Training given

Personal qualities and requirements

An appreciation of nature

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

none needed

Availability

One day every fortnight

Additional Info

Please contact and sign up via the following website



website: www.ywt.org.uk 



 

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Organisation Name
Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
Title of role
Environmental youth leader
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

Environmental Youth Leaders (TNL’s) will be expected to engage fully for the 12 month placement on Tomorrows Natural Leaders Project. TNL’s will be required to attend 4 days per week and partake in practical conservation activities alongside regular internal and external training courses to achieve certificated land management and conservation qualifications.  In the final 3 months of the placement TNL’s will be expected to deliver a self led project to improve an area of the local environment. TNL’s will receive £250 per month during the placement, a training budget of £470 for external training and a £500 bonus at the end of 12 months. PPE and uniform will be provided.

Location

Pearson Park Wildlife Garden , Princes Ave, Hull , HU52TD

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Full Training will be given  

Personal qualities and requirements

No Qualifications are needed although a passion for wildlife conservation and outdoor activities is helpful.

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

No Formal skills are required as this is a training programme

Availability

4 Days per week between Monday and Friday 8-30am - 4-30pm

Additional Info

Have a look at the website http://www.ywt.org.uk/tommorrows-natural-leaders 



 



Email: Edward.staples@ywt.org.uk



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Organisation Name
Global Education Trust
Title of role
Free Book Shop Assistant
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

This is a volunteer role in a Free Books Shop. The books have all been saved from landfill and pulping and instead are offered for free to shop customers. Destroying books is harmful to the environment so why not collect them together and give them a new lease of life? This shop is being coordinated by the charity Global Educational Trust (GET). As a volunteer in the shop your role would include:



- creating a warm and welcoming shop atmosphere

- keeping the shop clean and tidy

- arranging the books, restocking the shelves

- explaining the free books concept to customers

- explain the aims of the GET charity

- receive book donations from customers

- assist customers in located particular types of books



Anyone taking on a more lead volunteer role may also:



- assist new volunteers and explain the running of the shop

- bank monetary donations given by customers

- coordinate the volunteer rota

- maintain book stock levels



    

Location

52 Whitefriargate, Hull. Hu12hp 

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Please note that all those working in the shop will be volunteers that have been recruited, so training will happen remotely on the whole. We will also try and arrange for an experienced volunteer from another free books shop to visit Hull. We have a number of these free books shops around the country.



 



The Shop itself will be accessible and as far as we can we will ensure that the kitchen area / toilet area is accessible, but this may require a visit to the shop to check.

Personal qualities and requirements

Teamwork



 



Organisation Skills



 



A welcoming outlook towards customers.

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop
-
Availability

We need volunteers to start as soon as possible. This role is very flexible, we will happily accept a volunteer who wants to work only half a day a week, or a volunteer who wants to work full time.We have a consignment of books that have been saved from landfill and we need volunteers to set the shop up and then open to the public.     

Additional Info

For more information please contact:



 



Lorraine Turner



Email: info@globaleducationaltrust.org



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Organisation Name
Dove House Hospice
Title of role
Garden Volunteer
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

Dove House Hospice provides specialist palliative care to adults over 18 years old and offers support to their families in Hull and the East Riding. Dove House relies heavily on the help of volunteers and the local community for their support to raise the 6.1 million they need to keep running each year. Volunteers are needed at the Hospice to help maintain the garden as well as planting, weeding and helping with the maintenance of garden furnishings.

Location

Dove House Hospice Chamberlain Road Hull

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Volunteers will be supported by staff and other volunteers.

Personal qualities and requirements

Volunteers must be able to work as part of a team, have a friendly and pleasant manner and be reliable.

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

Volunteers will gain skills in communication, organisation and time management.

Availability

Volunteers are asked to give what time they can (2 hours a week is greatly appreciated) with a preferred commitment of 3-6 months.

Additional Info

For additional information and/or to apply for this role contact: Michelle Broadley 01482 784343 Email: m.broadley@dovehouse.org.uk website:www.dovehouse.org.uk *When you contact this organisation, please let them know that you saw this opportunity on the Hull University Union website. Thank you.*

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Organisation Name
Rooted in Hull
Title of role
Gardener
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks







As a volunteer you will be involved in transforming a long standing derelict site into community space and micro enterprise hub based around food, farming and the environment that will support city residents where it is most needed.



- Moving soil and compost to fill raised beds



- Planting herbs. Later planting trees and vegetables



- Watering plants



- Pruning back bushes



- Preparing ground for wild seeds



- Simple joinery constructing and lining wooden raised beds for herbs, trees and salads.



 



Clothing for gardening should be worn. We will provide gloves and all tools.


Location

St peter Street Hull



HU91AA

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Training will be given

Personal qualities and requirements

An interest in plants and the natural world is a bonus.



-The ability to work competently on your own or in a group, in a safe manner.



-Reasonably fit as some lifting of quite heavy containers may be required.

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

No qualifications or experience is required

Availability

Wednesdays 9-30am - 4pm Volunteers should bring a packed lunch.

Additional Info

to join this group please email Volunteers@rootedinhull.org.uk and tell them that you saw this opportunity on the hull student website.



 



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Organisation Name
CASE
Title of role
Gardening support worker
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

Gardening support worker



 



A keen eye for Horticulture for the CASE award winning allotments on Clough Road, Hull.



 



We are looking for Volunteers who have an interest in gardening and would like to learn more about horticulture. You will be properly introduced to your role and are provided with ongoing support - appropriate to your own needs or abilities. Our Volunteers are treated as individuals and their experiences of volunteering vary enormously. Wherever possible we try to cater for the needs of everyone and if a little extra support is needed in whatever aspect, we can discuss that request. 

Location

60 Charles Street Hull

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Full training given

Personal qualities and requirements
-
Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

Skill & Qualifications Required



A commitment to developing the knowledge, understanding and general well being of our service users. An understanding of learning disability and associated conditions is desirable but not essential. 



 

Availability

Please contact Case for details

Additional Info

Contact: Jackie Charlton



Email: Jackie@case traininghull.co.uk



Website: casetraininghull.co.uk



Telephone: 01482320200

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Organisation Name
RSPB
Title of role
Guided Nature Walks Volunteer
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

With over 100,000 visitors a year, Bempton Cliffs is a very busy reserve. We deliver daily seabird walks throughout the summer; showing visitors the sights, sounds and smells of 250,000 seabirds and providing them with information on the birds that live here. This role also serves to enhance the experience visitors have on the reserve and encourages return visits. 

Location

Bempton Cliffs Visitor Centre, Bempton, Bridlington, YO15 1JF

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Training will be provided. 

Personal qualities and requirements

  • approachable, with a friendly demeanor

  • love of the outdoors

  •  enthusiasm for wildlife and conservation 

  • willingness to learn 

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

  • ability to walk along cliff top paths in all weathers

  • cinfidence to initiate conversations with and talk to members of the public

  • ability to communicate well and listen 

  •  

Availability

Minimum commitment - 1 day a week. 

Additional Info

For more information please see: 



https://www.rspb.org.uk/get-involved/community-and-advice/volunteer/1397-guided-nature-walks-volunteer-bempton-cliffs



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Sarah Aitken (Wildlife Experience Officer)




  • sarah.aitken@rspb.org.uk

  • 01262422213

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No
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Organisation Name
RSPB
Title of role
Learning Assistant Volunteer
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

At Bempton Cliffs, school and youth groups book onto sessions in which they learn all about and are inspired by the beautiful and amazing wildlife on the reserve; enabling them to make their own connection to nature. As a Learning Assistant you will lead our education sessions using resources, games and play to engage the children. 

Location

Bempton Cliffs Visitor Centre, Cliff Lane, Bempton, Bridlington, YO15 1JF

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Training will be provided. 

Personal qualities and requirements

  • approachable, with friendly demeanor



  • enjoys working as part of a team 



  • passionate about inspiring children 



  • confidence



  • hard worker

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

  • some basic ecological knowledge 



  • enthusiastic for wildlife and conservation 

     

  • ability to work with large groups 

Availability

Preferably one day a week. 

Additional Info

For more information please go to 



https://www.rspb.org.uk/get-involved/community-and-advice/volunteer/7857-learning-assistant-volunteer-bempton-cliffs



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Kerry Fieldhouse




  • kerry.fieldhouse@rspb.org.uk

  • 01262422203

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No
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Organisation Name
Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
Title of role
Lighthouse keeper
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

The Lighthouse at Spurn has undergone a major restoration project during 2015 and is now a Heritage must see for visitors to the area. The Lighthouse tells the story of Spurn through beautifully crafted interpretation story boards and also has a fabulous audio visual experience for visitors to enjoy. The story of Spurn spans across five floors and will enable visitors to get a glimpse into the past of this unique place; the journey concludes at the top of lighthouse where visitors will get a chance to see what Spurn is like from the top of the Lighthouse. We are looking for volunteers who can help bring the story of Spurn to life while our visitors are taking a look around. 



 



What will the volunteer be doing? 



You will inspire and interact with our visitors while they are in the Lighthouse by bringing the story of Spurn to life through talking to them and sharing knowledge about the history and changing landscape that is Spurn today.



You will move around the floors of the Lighthouse and be on hand to answer any questions visitors may have and monitor numbers. Part of this role will be to collect entrance fees so you must be happy with handling money and welcoming visitors.



Making sure visitors are well informed about potential hazards of tides and weather are also a key part of this role, plus keeping the Lighthouse free any of litter that could be a fire hazard.



Volunteers will be required to attend a formal induction and essential training prior to their stay and once volunteering will be expected to commit to at least 1 week to access the free accommodation. We anticipate a closing date of August 11th for applications to this opportunity. 

Location

Spurn point , Kilnsea, East Yorkshire hu12oub

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?
-
Personal qualities and requirements

•A head for heights!



•Enthusiasm and a willingness to learn new skills and knowledge



•A good orator- someone who likes to talk to people and inspire their imagination.



•You must be physically fit as you will be required to ascend and descend several flights of narrow steps in the Lighthouse whilst volunteering. 



•Local knowledge is desirable but not essential as you will receive training in the history of the site.



Experience of working with the public. -

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop
-
Availability

The Lighthouse is open every day and volunteers are needed 10-4pm

Additional Info

Please contact for more information:



Yorkshire wildlife trust Email: volunteering@ywt.org.uk



Website: ywt.org.uk



Telephone: 01904 659570



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No
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Organisation Name
RSPB
Title of role
Live Seabird Interpreter
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

With over 100,000 visitors a year, Bempton Cliffs is a very busy reserve. We need live interpreters so that visitors can meet a friendly face out and about on the reserve; helping visitors to identify wildlife and point them in the right direction. We also need you to report back your sightings to the Seabird Centre, so that visitors have an idea of the wildlife they may encounter on the reserve. This role swerves to enhance the experience visitors have on the reserve and encourage return visits. 

Location

Bempton Cliffs Visitor Centre, Cliff Lane, Benpton, Bridlington, YO15 1JF 



 

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Training provided. 

Personal qualities and requirements

  • approachable friendly demeanor 

  • a desire to help people and exceed expectations through excellent customer care

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

  • ability to stand for long periods of time in all weather

  • confidence to initiate conversations with and talk to members of the public 

  • ability to communicate well and listen 

  • enthusiasm for wildlife and conservation 

  • willingness to learn and relay accurate information 

  • willingness to undertake appropriate training and personal development 

  • knowledge of how to use a telescope correctly and efficiently (appropriate)

Availability

Minimum commitment - one day a week. 

Additional Info

For more information please see 



https://www.rspb.org.uk/get-involved/community-and-advice/volunteer/4538-live-seabird-interpreter-bempton-cliffs



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Sarah Aitken:




  • sarah.aitken@rspb.org.uk

  • 01262422213



 

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Organisation Name
Recycling Unlimited
Title of role
Mental Health Volunteer
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

Recycling Unlimited offer support for people with mental health problems, learning difficulties and ethnic minorities or disadvantaged backgrounds by recruiting them to recycle products to sell,  refurbing furniture and working in the recycling shops to sell the furniture they have made. They have a timber DIY shop where volunteers can make new items such as benches and planter to sell i "the Yard" which is one of the amazing shops they have.



They offer the opportunitiy of therapeutic and relaxing gardening and horticulture at three sites in Hull. . Their experiences include bee keeping and raising chickens and rabbits as well as gardening and planting vegetables.



They need volunteers to help in all areas from working in the two shops on newland avenue to working in the farms at one of three sites Beverley Road, Bontoft avenue or Woodmansey.



Van and delivery drivers are needed to collect donated items and deliver recycled items.



they also need social media users to help with facebook, twitter and gumtree.



 



    

Location

Retail shops on Newland Avenue HU52ER



City Farm 48 Beverley Road HU31YE



Bontoft units and allotment HU54HF



Small holding at Woodmansey HU17OTH

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Training will be given 

Personal qualities and requirements

Driving license essential for driving role.



Must be enthusiastic and be able to work in a team.

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop
-
Availability

open from 8-30am - 5pm monday to saturday 



Times are varied to suit volunteers. 

Additional Info

for more information please contact



Eddie Brooks Email: recycling.unlimited@yahoo.co.uk



Telephone: 01482 343726



Website www.recyclingunlimited.org.uk



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No
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Organisation Name
Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
Title of role
Pearson Park Wildlife Garden Volunteer
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

Under the direction of Project Officer you will be -




  • maintaining and developing the various habitats and parts of the garden such as the fruit and Veg patch, herb garden and the meadow

  • You will weed, plant, prune, tidy and litter-pick.

  • You might also get involved in small projects such as bird box building and pond management.

  • You will also need to chat to visitors about the garden and your work; as well as the Trust more generally.



 

Location

Pearson Park Wildlife Garden, Hull

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Tasks to be carried out under the supervision of the project officer or task day leader.  Full training will be provided. 

Personal qualities and requirements

Knowledge and understand of plants, growing food and gardening is desirable.



Some more advanced tasks will require additional training and gaining of experience. A basic level of physical fitness is required as the work is manual. Some skill in manual work is helpful but enthusiasm is more important



You will also need to be a good communicator, able to chat to garden visitors and explain what you are working on.



 

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

This is a sociable role that would involve working with the team and face to face contact with the users of the site, this opportunity will help volunteers develop their communication skills, team working ability and knowledge of parks and local wildlife. You would be spending time outdoors and will hopefully find the role rewarding. The most rewarding aspect of practical work is seeing the accomplishment of a task and the benefit to wildlife.  This is an excellent opportunity to build your CV.

Availability

Volunteers would be required weekly, on a Friday.

Additional Info

You will need to provide your own hardwearing shoes/boots or wellies (steel toecaps are needed for some tasks) as well as wearing clothes suitable for the job & weather, plus your own lunch. A tetanus vaccination is recommended.



To apply for this role, please contact Marie Fooks volunteering@ywt.org.uk to arrange an informal chat.  *When you contact this organisation, please let them know that you saw the opportunity on the Hull University Union website. Thank you!*

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No
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Organisation Name
Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
Title of role
Priory woods Pond Restoration
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

To restore a natural area of Priory Woods Cemetery, we will be pulling unwanted plants and replacing them with beneficial flora. We will also create a wildflower strip in the grassland and build bird and bat boxes to install round the site. This day offers a wide insight into conservation with practical, survey and ID skills rolled in to one. There’s no onus to graft and slave away, it should be an enjoyable day!

Location

Priory Woods Cemetary Priory Road , Cottingham HU164RR

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Training will be given

Personal qualities and requirements

None - This is open to anyone passionate about Nature!

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

none- Previous use of hand tools may be useful but is not essential

Availability

Wednesday July 19th and Wednesday July 26th Both days working 10am - 2pm

Additional Info

Please email The Environmental youth leader 



Philip Tennyson Email: philip.tennyson@ywt.org.uk



website: www.ywt.org.uk



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No
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Organisation Name
City of Hull District Scouts
Title of role
Sessional Assistants Beavers- Cubs- Scouts
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

Can you be a reliable pair of hands and support on a weekly basis with Beaver / Cub / Scout meetings. Provide support to the leadership team, helping run activity bases, odd games and basic record keeping. Support young people in having a go at activities  

Location

HU5 4TJ, HU8 9AG, HU6 9NA, HU8 8SH, HU9 3JJ, HU5 3PN, HU6 8SA, HU5 3JX, HU9 4JY, HU6 7PA, HU9 4TJ, HU5 4DJ, HU7 4YR, HU7 4TD, HU5 2EJ, HU3 2TA, HU5 5DH, HU3 5AR, HU9 5SY, HU9 2TB



 


Over 20 locations Available! 

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Training will be given.

Personal qualities and requirements

A willingness to have a go is the biggest pre-quisite for Socuting, As adults also learns lots from getting involved


However if you feel any of the following you'll have a great headstart:-


Innovative; Practical – hands on; Communication; Organised; Ability to relate to young people; Creative thinking; Sports interests; Co-ordination; Outdoor skills – navigation etc; Trust-worthy; Patience; Focused; Commitment; Reliable; Energetic; Balanced opinion;; Sense of humour; Open to learn; Fun; Dynami

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop
-
Availability

Virtually every week day evening, Beavers (6-8 yrs) is usually early evening, Cubs (8-10) slightly later 6-7.30 approx and Scouts (10-14) 7.00-8.30 approx

Additional Info

to join please contact Gary Mccune



Email: cityofhulldc@hotmail.co.uk



website: cityofhulldistrictscouts.org.uk



telephone: 07770608901



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Organisation Name
NUS Sustainability Project
Title of role
Student Switch Off
Number of volunteer places available
{places_amount}
Tasks

  • Getting others to pledge to save energy with the campaign

  • Helping with stalls and events

  • Creating and sharing energy-saving photos or videos from your campus

  • Spreading the campaign message through halls using face-to-face visits

  • Shaping the course of the campaign throughout the year (new ideas strongly encouraged!)

Location

Online Within their University Accommodation  University of Hull campus

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Volunteers will be supported by NUS and project staff. 

Personal qualities and requirements

Must be living in Needler Hall, Thwaite Hall or the Lawns  Interested in the environment and sustainability  Confident and outgoing

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop
-
Availability

Volunteers are asked to dedicate 1-2 hours of time per week

Additional Info

Contact:  Sustainability Project Officer  Email jessica.naylor@nus.org.uk  Website: http://www.studentswitchoff.org/unis/hull



When you contact this organisation please let them know you saw this opportunity on the Hull University Students Union Website Thank you 

Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) required
No
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Organisation Name
Sustrans
Title of role
Volunteer Rangers, Beverley Area
Number of volunteer places available
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Tasks

Sustrans are currently looking for volunteer rangers to carry out a host of route maintenance activities to ensure the network is in top condition. Your tasks may include any of the following,




  • Inspect your route

  • check for missing or broken signs and fit temporary signs

  • attend group workdays and signing rides

  • carry out general tidyups and clear back overgrown vegetation

  • look after any artwork or mileposts on your route

  • report major issues to your volunteer co-ordinator.

Location

Beverley Area



 



you must check your sction of route once per month and report it to your group co-ordinator

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Training and support is offered,




  • initial induction session

  • update and networking opportunities throughout the year

  • support from the online community and support from other rangers

  • risk assessments are provided.

Personal qualities and requirements
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Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

we welcome supporters with a wide range of skills but above all enthusiasm and commitment.



skills such as being self - motivated and working well in a team with good communication skills.



 



it is an advantage if you live close to or regularly travel along your allocated section of route by sustainable transport.  

Availability

once per month.

Additional Info

for more information contact volunteers-north@sustrans.org.uk



or download an application form from the website www.sustrans.org.uk/volunteer/get-involved 



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Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) required
No
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Organisation Name
Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
Title of role
Wildlife Garden volunteer
Number of volunteer places available
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Tasks

Join the team of garden volunteers to maintain and develop the wildlife garden for wildlife and its visitors.



Tasks include weding, pruning, planning and devloping the vegetable garden.



There will also be opportunities to carry out tool checks and other onsite tasks.  

Location

Pearson wildlife garden, pearson park Hull

What kind of support/supervision will you receive?

Training will be given

Personal qualities and requirements

Must have an enthusiasm for nature

Work-ready skills you will learn or develop

no skills are required

Availability

The group meet every friday at pearson wildlife garden next to the park.

Additional Info

to find out more and sign up please visit the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust website



www.ywt.org.uk 



 



and tell them that you saw this opportunity on the Hull student website Thank you

Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) required
No
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