Volunteer in London
Volunteering vacancies in London take place at Crisis Skylight London, our education, training and employment centre for homeless people, and in Crisis' corporate offices.
Crisis Head Office volunteering
General Maintenance Assistant volunteer
This role will involve helping the General Maintenance Officer (GMO) who maintains the premises and facilities of Crisis. The GMO is responsible for the day to day activities of the Crisis London premises and ensures that it operates in a safe and competent environment, in compliance with the Health and Safety policies. The volunteer will undertake a variety of tasks, decorating, carpentry, plastering, plumbing, office moves etc., also reactive and preventative maintenance.
For more information on this role download the General Maintenance Assistant role description.
How to apply
Crisis Skylight London volunteering
Crisis Skylight London is an award winning and dynamic education, training and employment centre for homeless and vulnerably housed people.
It offers practical and creative workshops in an accessible and inspiring environment together with formal learning opportunities that lead to qualifications and can help people to find work. Employment and training is the single most important route out of homelessness.
A wide range of learning opportunities includes art, music and drama, vocational courses and basic skills training to help people feel better about themselves, develop new skills and motivation.
Sewing Volunteer Assistant
The Sewing class is very popular course at Skylight; participants are taught traditional sewing techniques. The focus is on repair and alteration of garments everything from hemming a pair of trousers to sewing on missing buttons. Some members make garments from scratch using patterns and recycled fabric.
We are currently looking for a volunteer to assist the tutor in the Sewing class.
For more information on this role download the Sewing Volunteer Assistant role description.
How to apply
Volunteer roles on offer change all the time
You may want to:
- Take a look at volunteering opportunities at Crisis Skylight Bermondsey
- Bookmark this page to be able to check future volunteering opportunities, you can also sign up for our supporter e-newsletter, to keep up to date with news and campaigns at Crisis
- Have a look at the booklet about different areas of volunteering at Crisis, likely to come up in the near future
- Have a look at the roles available in other homelessness organisations
- Or go back to the main volunteer page