Experience Noticeboard

This is a simple signposting service to show you local volunteering and work experience opportunities relevant to this career sector. These opportunities should help fill your CV for applications and interviews.

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Bristol City Community Trust - Work Experience

Start Date:Various

Category:Work Experience

Summary

Based at Ashton Gate, Bristol City Community Trust offers work experience to Key Stage 3 pupils and above (including college and university students) who are interested in pursuing a career in sport.

Local Policing - Volunteers (aged 18+)

Start Date:Various

Category:Volunteering

Summary

Variety of volunteering roles for ages 18+ within the Avon & Somerset Constabulary including History & Heritage / History & Heritage (Admin and Finance) / Vehicle Maintenance / Digital Product Manager / Drivers.

Army Cadet Force

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

The ACF is about fun, friendship, action, adventure, excitement and education. It offers an enormous range of activities, experiences and opportunities whilst following a structured syllabus that can even lead to valuable vocational qualifications.

Army Cadet Force - Adult Volunteers

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

Like the idea of inspiring and leading young people to achieve things they never thought possible? Looking for something exciting to do in your spare time? Then why not register now to find out more about becoming an ACF adult volunteer?

Fundraising event days volunteer

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

The Friends of Grimsbury Farm raise funds to keep it running as a free community attraction. They need volunteers to support fundraising event days with activities (e.g. planning stages, running stalls, setting up audio visual equipment & catering).

Work with the Bristol NW Foodbank

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

We would love to hear from you if you would like to volunteer at one of our outlets or at our central store. We have a rota for each of the outlets and there are always spaces that need to be filled either regularly or on an ad-hoc basis.

Great Western Air Ambulance - Fundraising

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

From holding events to taking part in sponsored challenges, there are so many ways to get involved and help the GWAAC team!

Great Western Air Ambulance - Office-based Volunteers

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

We are always looking for volunteers to help out the GWAAC team including helping in our offices. Typical roles include helping with social media, admin assistants and database admin. Make a difference to the work of the Air Ambulance!

Great Western Air Ambulance - Retail-based Volunteers

Start Date:Various

Category:Volunteering

Summary

The charity has a small shop where we sell a limited selection of branded merchandise. Do you have at least one morning/afternoon a week to cash up the register?

Great Western Air Ambulance - Public Speakers

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

Confident? Personable? Good communicator? You might just be the volunteer we?re looking for! We are often invited to give talks to local community groups about the excellent work of the critical care team and why the charity needs support.

Great Western Air Ambulance - Textile Recycling

Start Date:Various

Category:Volunteering

Summary

Textiles recycling and collection tins are a huge source of income for the charity. We need volunteers to go round their local community to source potential sites for our collection tins and recycling banks.

Great Western Air Ambulance - Event Support Volunteers

Start Date:Various

Category:Volunteering

Summary

Our events calendar is increasing all the time. We rely on our loyal band of event support volunteers to help at village f?tes and festivals ..etc. Great experience for anyone considering a career in this sector.

Avon Wildlife Trust - volunteering

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

There are many different opportunities to get involved to help protect wildlife in your local area.These can also involve working with preschool children, inspiring communities through health & well-being projects or collecting local plant data..

Avon Wildlife Trust - office-based volunteering

Start Date:Various

Category:Volunteering

Summary

If you would like to help the Trust with an office-based role, rather than getting your hands dirty, we would love to hear from you! Assist the finance team, enter data to monitor species, or help the communications team.

Avon Wildlife Trust - recruitment & events volunteering

Start Date:Various

Category:Volunteering

Summary

We are looking for a team of volunteers to support our team of membership recruiters at events, which includes weekends. The role will include enthusing people about our work and running simple activities such as badge, mask and bird-box making!

Contact the Elderly - Drivers Wanted

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

We need drivers to pick up elderly guests one Sunday afternoon each month and take them to a hosts house for afternoon tea. All hosts live locally and it's a wonderful way to combat loneliness for some people who don't get out and about much.

Weston Hospicecare - Mystery Shopper!

Start Date:Various

Category:Volunteering

Summary

We regularly recruit volunteers to visit Weston Hospicecare shops as a customer or donor and to then ask you to please provide feedback of your experiences to the Retail Director.

Weston Hospicecare - eBay sales

Start Date:Various

Category:Volunteering

Summary

We regularly recruit volunteers aged 18+ to help raise vital funds for the Hospice by researching and selling items on eBay, Amazon and other internet sales platforms.

Sea Cadets - Volunteer helpers

Start Date:Various

Category:Volunteering

Summary

We need volunteers who are happy to roll up their sleeves, get involved and make a huge positive difference to the lives of the young people we work with. We have lots of roles to match your skills and there's training to help.

Police Cadets

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

The cadet scheme is open to teenagers aged between 14 and 17 who live or attend school in the Avon and Somerset policing area. Read more ...

Police Cadets - Volunteer Leader (aged 18+)

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

Make a difference and help shape the lives of young people in the Avon & Somerset policing area. The cadet scheme is open to 14 to 17 year olds who meet for two hours weekly during term time and have the chance to support local police activities.

Police Cadets - Volunteer Administration Role (aged 18+)

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

Business admin support for the local police cadets in one of 10 local units across the Avon and Somerset policing area. The role involves keeping accurate financial records, organising ad hoc activities and transport, supporting the leader(s).

Police VIPER Volunteer

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

Assist in supplying high level victim/witness care to those helping to identify suspects at Video Identification Procedure Electronic Recording (VIPER) viewings . Min age 18 and strong interpersonal skills to meet/greet victims and witnesses.

Bristol Waste Company - Litter Picking

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

Ever thought about getting together with other to do one or more community litter picks? This could be a great opportunity for your CV in terms of both making a difference, event management - and doing something for the environment.

Windmill Hill City Farm - volunteering opportunities

Start Date:Ongoing

Category:Volunteering

Summary

Subject to age, there are lots of different opportunities to volunteer at Windmill City Farm in Bristol from gardening, running events / fundraising, working in the cafe, childcare, site maintenance / handy work and working with the animals.