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Volunteering Programme

Funded By

The National Lottery - Community Fund

Volunteering with us helps make a difference in our community. Volunteer activities are designed to improve the area and community of Middleport in correlation with the aims and objectives of Middleport Matters Community Trust. We are committed to do the best we can to make your volunteer experience with us positive and rewarding.

We have a variety of volunteering roles available and as we expand the services we offer, new volunteering opportunities become available. There are specific roles for young people aged 13-17. As well as formal volunteer roles, we offer opportunities to volunteer informally.

What are the benefits of volunteering?

Volunteering can have a variety of personal benefits for you but also the community. There are various benefits of volunteering with us, including:

  • Becoming part of a supportive, friendly and dedicated team
  • Be recognised for the skills and experience you bring to the team
  • Meeting people from all walks of life and making new friends
  • Learn new skills
  • Improving your confidence
  • Developing and gaining new experience
  • Enhancing your CV
  • Development and training opportunities
  • Making a difference in the local area
  • Making a valued contribution to people’s lives

What is it like to volunteer?

Find out what our volunteers think!

Bob- Lead volunteer for out Root’n’Fruit project

Jayne- Community Support volunteer

Interested in joining our team?

Here are the roles we currently have available.

You can apply for one of our volunteering roles online by clicking here. If you require a paper form, pop into our community hub and ask for a volunteering application form or download a copy here to print at home.

Administrative Volunteer– This role is currently open for applications.

Discover Middleport Volunteer Opportunities– This is an ongoing project and applications to express interest are currently being accepted.

Teas & Toddles Volunteer– Group is active March – October and closes over the winter due to being outdoors. Next volunteer intake will be ready for March 2024.

Community Befriending Volunteer– This is an ongoing project and applications for volunteers are currently being accepted.

Click below to download the full role description for Administrative Volunteer.

Click below to download the full role description for Tea’s & Toddles Volunteer.

Click below to download the full role description for Community Befriender.

Need more information?

Contact us here, call us on 01782 817590, or call in to see us.