Courses & Voluntary Work

Courses & Voluntary work in the UK and abroad.


Mercy Ships offer training to maritime volunteers

Mercy Ships is a faith-based international development organisation that deploys hospital ships to some of the poorest countries in the world providing free, world-class healthcare.

But did you know that Mercy Ships also offers free training for the maritime volunteers who help keep the ship running?

Did you know that Mercy Ships offers free training for the maritime volunteers who ...

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Volunteers needed at London Jesus Centre

The Crisis Shower Hub urgently needs volunteers to help run the shower and laundry hub on weekdays.

About the Role: In response to the current difficulties that rough sleepers in Westminster are facing due to the coronavirus outbreak, we are offering free access to showers and a laundry service for up to 10 clients a day. The Hub will operate as a referral only, appointme...

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Volunteer opportunities at Green Christian

Green Christian is recruiting two new voluntary administration posts:

Green Christian Secretary. To arrange Trustees' meetings in liaison with Green Christian's Co-Chairs, and to oversee good governance of the Charity.

Admin Assistant. To set up online conference calls and take notes for Green Christian's internal working groups.

Are you passi...

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Spend three months in Palestine and Israel

The Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in Palestine & Israel (EAPPI) is now accepting applications!

We believe that everyone can take action to help end the occupation of Palestine and bring about a just peace for both Palestinians and Israelis. We need a movement of people who can take action for peace. Will you join us?

Serving with the EAPPI in the West Bank and Israel in 2021, y...

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VMM opportunities for short-term volunteering

Liverpool VMM volunteers

The Volunteer Missionary Movement (VMM) has been placing volunteers to serve, learn and share with marginalised communities overseas for 50 years, having just recently dispatched our 111th volunteer group. We have both skilled and unskilled volunteers from 18 - 75+

Matching the right volunteer with the right one of our 40 partner organisations, the VMM Short Term Volunteering Programme of...

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Million Minutes seeks Board Secretary and Trustees

Million Minutes is a small charity that has a significant impact in the Catholic community and beyond, achieved with the help of a committed board of trustees. You will be joining an active group, who have a passion for improving the lives of young people and a commitment to enabling young people to be a means of transformation in the world.

Over the next three years we expect to be

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CAFOD gap year with a difference - starting September

Some Step into the Gap team members

As five new volunteers begin their gap year adventure with CAFOD, there is still an opportunity to join this year's cohort, with places for the programme still available.

CAFOD's Step into the Gap programme, which is this year celebrating its tenth anniversary, has just announced that in addition to the volunteers who are already enrolled in the programme, there are still places available...

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Urgent call for Christian Peacemakers in Palestine

Escorting children to school

Are you being called to engage in peacemaking?

While Israel continues to ban human rights observers from Palestine, Christian Peacemaker Teams (CPT) is committed to maintaining their presence with partners in al-Khalil/Hebron. They have now put out an urgent request for interns and Reservists to join the Palestine team ASAP!

Both trained CPTers and interns are welcome.

Airfare...

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Friends of the Holy Land (FHL) seek additional trustees

Friends of the Holy Land (FHL) wishes to recruit additional trustees.

We currently have on our Board nine trustees, two of whom are priests and the remainder laymen. We are looking to diversify the Board in gender, age and experience.

Our mission has developed so that our support as a charity is focussed from the bottom up by identifying individuals and families in the Holy Land in ...

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Columbans seek new 'Faith in Action Volunteers'

Faith in Action Volunteer

This is a year of personal development and growth based in Birmingham, putting faith into action through projects connected to refugees/asylum seekers, inter religious dialogue, and justice and peace education.

The year includes a visit to learn about Columban mission in another culture (previous volunteers have visited the Philippines, the US/Mexico borderlands, Peru and South Korea).

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Invitation to become an Ecumenical Accompanier

The Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in Palestine and Israel (WCC-EAPPI) UK and Ireland, are looking for new participants!

Spend three month living in Palestine and Israel. EAs from all ages groups aim to offer a protective presence to vulnerable communities, monitoring and reporting human rights abuses.

Successful applicants are given support and training. EAPPI welcomes applicat...

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Liverpool: Volunteer opportunities in CAFOD charity shop

25th anniversary party

Twelve Liverpool volunteers are uniting to reopen the CAFOD support charity shop in St John's Road, Waterloo. The shop, which was set up by keen members of the community 26 years ago, has raised more than three quarters of a million pounds for the international Catholic development charity. In December 2018, it was forced to close due to a shortage of key volunteers.

Over the years, the s...

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Opportunity for emerging leaders from refugee backgrounds

Passionate about changing attitudes to refugees? Want to develop your leadership skills in refugee rights, media, education or arts & social change? From a refugee background? Applications are invited for emerging leaders from refugee backgrounds to support the production of Refugee Week 2019. Funded by Ben and Jerry's Foundation, the new Refugee Week leadership project aims to e...

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Volunteer opportunities with Jesuit Missions in 2020

Laura Brennen in Kyrgyzstan 2018

Jesuit Missions is now recruiting volunteers to travel overseas in 2020. The international development office for the Jesuits in Britain offers four volunteer opportunities, varying from one month to six-month placements. This is a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in a new culture, experience a different lifestyle and grow in the Christian faith.

Jesuit Missions is looking for peopl...

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