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Volunteer Vacancies

View our range of volunteer roles available across Darlington, Harrogate, Craven, Hambleton & Richmond.

Please view our volunteer roles below. If you find a role you're interested in, continue on to complete our Volunteer registration form. We look forward to hearing from you!

Café Refresh Host/Hostess


Related Service:Café Refresh

We have an in house cafe and takeaway service. Host/ Hostess duties include customer service, drink preparation, taking orders, clearing tables for kitchen staff, cleaning tables, shelves etc.

The host will also process payment (cash or card) use till to record sales and help cash up at the end of business. Full training is provided!

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Care Volunteers


Related Service:Respite Day Care

Our Day Centre offers a lifeline to older people and their carers, providing respite and activities to support those at the early stages of dementia. Volunteers are at the heart of the service, offering a friendly face and supporting the work of the care staff to make the day visitor's day extra special.

We're looking for volunteers, preferably with some healthcare experience or of working with older people and people living with dementia to support the work of our day centre. 

Tasks will include; speaking with the recipients and sharing stories, helping with activities and supporting the day clients with lunch and refreshments.

For more information please contact Pat Blewitt or Jonathan Ratcliffe on 01325 362832 for more information or an informal chat

Due to the nature of this role it will require an enhanced DBS check.

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Health & Safety Advisor

Location:Head Office

We're looking for a volunteer to support us to provide advice around Health & Safety and to support and audit our teams to ensure that our services stay as safe as possible. As our designated Health & Safety representive the candidate will need to have current Health & Safety certification or appropiate recent experience of undertaking this role. 

For an informal conversation about this role please contact Jonathan Ratcliffe on 01325 362832.

All expenses incurred will be covered by the charity


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Volunteer Adminstrator (Skipton)

Location:South Craven

This is an exciting volunteering role to support the Regional Manager in the administration of groups and activities in the Swadford Centre. Duties will include helping with bookings, enquiries and answering the phones. 

The ideal volunteer will have some administration or office experience, be friendly and organised.

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Volunteer Drivers

Location:DarlingtonHambletonSouth Craven

Related Service:Meals at Home

Can you help us deliver a hot meal or pick up a perscription or shopping for a sheltering older person?

Volunteer Drivers are needed to help us deliver our hot meals to vulnerable people in the community. We also need help with collecting and delivering shopping and perscriptions. We will provide you with training in infection control and reducing the risk of spreading the virus.

Your own vehicle is required for this role and petrol costs will be covered.

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Volunteer Receptionists


Related Service:Information & Advice

We are looking for a number of volunteers to work in a reception role at Bradbury House

Duties will include giving information about Age UK North Yorkshire & Darlington’s services, answering calls and putting callers through to the right departments, taking messages and other general administration duties.

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Age UK Darlington is a registered charity (Registered Charity No. 1128377) registered in England and Wales as a Limited Company no. 6817492). Registered address: Bradbury House, Beaumont Street West, Darlington, County Durham, DL1 5SX.

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