Volunteering Opportunities

Nobody can do everything but everyone can do something! Join us as a volunteer to make a difference to people’s lives.

We have a variety of volunteer opportunities across our projects in Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire, all are flexible.

For current volunteer roles we are actively recruiting for please read on:

Volunteer Roles in Oxfordshire

Community Language Volunteer

To support with the interpretation and translation of verbal and written information, this may include translating written information and specific text from Connection’s publicity leaflets and media materials. The role will involve working with Connection’s support workers and their clients who cannot communicate in English. Interpreting and translating for both clients and their allocated support workers.

Please view the volunteer role description for further details.

For an informal chat about the role please contact Kevin, Volunteer Co-ordinator in Oxfordshire, via volunteers@connectionsupport.org.uk or call/text on 07799 110037.

English Teaching Volunteer – Cherwell District

To provide one-to-one teaching support for clients who are trying to improve their English within the Syrian Vulnerable people Refugee Service (SVPRS) programme. To assist people within the SVPRS programme to achieve a basic standard to allow them to enrol on an accredited ESOL course.

Please view the volunteer role description for further details.

For an informal chat about the role please contact Kevin, Volunteer Co-ordinator in Oxfordshire, via volunteers@connectionsupport.org.uk or call/text on 07799 110037.

Volunteer Employment Coach

To encourage and support clients on a one-to-one basis to find suitable employment, volunteering or training. To assess each individual and help prepare them for meaningful and suitable employment.

Please view the volunteer role description for further details.

For an informal chat about the role please contact Kevin, Volunteer Co-ordinator in Oxfordshire, via volunteers@connectionsupport.org.uk or call/text on 07799 110037.

Volunteer Digital Buddy

To improve the lives of clients by enabling digital inclusion; encouraging and supporting clients to access I.T and to build confidence in using a computer.

Please view the volunteer role description for further details.

For an informal chat about the role please contact Kevin, Volunteer Co-ordinator in Oxfordshire, via volunteers@connectionsupport.org.uk or call/text on 07799 110037.

Ready to Apply?

Please complete the Application Form and send to Kevin, Volunteer Co-ordinator in Oxfordshire, via volunteers@connectionsupport.org.uk.

Volunteer Roles in Buckinghamshire

Volunteer Befriender – South Bucks

We are seeking befrienders in South Bucks – Amersham, Chesham, Denham and Chalfont. You will be a part of our Prevention Matters service.

Please view the volunteer role description for further details. 

For an informal chat about this role please contact Milena, Volunteer Co-ordinator in Buckinghamshire, via volunteers@connectionsupport.org.uk or call her on 01296 484322.

Ready to Apply?

Please complete the Application Form and send to Milena, Volunteer Co-ordinator in Buckinghamshire, via volunteers@connectionsupport.org.uk.

We also provide placements for social care students

Interested? Please email volunteers@connectionsupport.org.uk with your contact details including your University.

Tel: 01865 711267 for Oxfordshire

Tel: 01296 484322 for Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes

You will be given an induction and opportunities to enhance your experience in social work. Your local Volunteer Co-ordinator will make sure you’re happy and comfortable in your placement.

Join us as a Volunteer

Apply for a Role in Buckinghamshire

Apply for a Role in Oxfordshire

To support our volunteers

Contact our Volunteer Co-ordinators

If you have time to spare, skills to share but they don’t fit one of these roles please contact our volunteer co-ordinators via email. Please include if you’d like to volunteer in Oxfordshire or Buckinghamshire.