Volunteer

Leicester Ageing Together is not just about encouraging older people to get involved with their communities, it is also about communities getting involved. 

Across our 16 delivery partners, there are a wide range of opportunities available.

From helping with gardening or improving someone’s home, to simply offering support and friendship, there are many ways you can make a difference.

Please see below for current volunteer vacancies. For more information about the opportunities on offer, contact our team on 0116 249 8850 or hello@leicesterageingtogether.org.uk

Community Researcher

We are building a team of Community Researchers, to help evaluate how LAT projects are working to reach older isolated people in Leicester.

No research or evaluation experience is needed as training will be provided. We would like older people (aged 50+years) as volunteers for this role.

Please see the Role description and to apply complete and return the Application form. 

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Location: Leicester

Expenses: Travel expenses will be reimbursed.

To find out more and apply, please contact our team on 0116 249 8850 or hello@leicesterageingtogether.org.uk

Task Force Handyperson

Papworth Trust deliver a ‘task force’ to older people with disabilities within Leicester City to bring people’s homes up to a good standard of maintenance.

Location: Leicester City 

Hours: Flexible to suit volunteer, individual tasks may take 2-5 days

Expenses: Agreed in advance, expenses reimbursed.

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Gateway Assessor

Citizens Advice LeicesterShire deliver assessments to people over 50 within Leicester City as a way of providing advice and information. As a Gateway Assessor, you’ll be the first point of contact and will take the information of matter at hand and refer, signpost or book appointments. 

Location: Leicester City 

Hours: A minimum of 6 hours a week

Expenses: Agreed in advance, expenses reimbursed

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Administration Assistant

Citizens Advice LeicesterShire are looking for administration support to help arrange appointments, events and meeting for services users, staff and Leicester Ageing Together organisations. 

Location: Leicester City 

Hours: A minimum of 6 hours a week

Expenses: Agreed in advance, expenses reimbursed

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Information Volunteer

Action on Hearing Loss is looking for a volunteer to help with their Peer to Peer Information and Support Project. You will be required to provide information on deafness, hearing loss and tinnitus to deaf and hard of hearing people, community groups and professionals.

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Hearing Aid Support Volunteer

Action on Hearing Loss is looking for a volunteer to provide support and advice to hearing aid users, their families, carers, community groups and professionals.

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Walk leader/supporter

Helping us to lead walks with over 50s in Belgrave, Evington, Thurncourt, Spinney Hills and Wycliffe. Full training provided. 

visit: www.livingstreets.org.uk/volunteer 

email: sallie.butt@livingstreets.org.uk 

call: 07710 847022

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