Volunteer in London
Volunteering year-round 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.
Retail Assistant - We are opening our first shop!
Please come and volunteer with us if you have some spare time.
The Crisis shops will primarily sell donated goods sourced from the community but we will also pilot a small range of bought- in goods and pop-up members’ art sales. Crisis will work with the local communities and volunteers to develop shops that customers like and that engage people with the Crisis mission and advocate for homeless people across the UK.
They will also provide opportunities for Crisis members to gain work experience in various aspects of retail, build self-confidence, sell arts and crafts and be active in the community in which they live.
The shops will extend the reach of the Crisis brand and directly support political and fundraising campaigns.
For more information on this role download the Retail Assistant Volunteer role description. If you are interested in this role please complete the application form and email it to email@example.com or send it to: The Volunteering Dept, Crisis, 66 Commercial St, London, E1 6LT.
Crisis Skylight London volunteering
Crisis Skylight London is an award-winning and dynamic education, training and employment centre for homeless and vulnerably housed people.
We run more than 100 workshops, classes and drop-in sessions every week in all sorts of subjects - music, art, maths, IT, theatre, gardening, exercise and more which help people feel better about themselves, develop new skills and receive support to move forward.
Our Autumn term begins Monday 12 October and runs to Sunday 20 December.
Volunteer roles on offer change all the time
You may want to:
- 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