As part of our new service, we are also recruiting three types of volunteers!

See below for more information on each role:

Role 1: Volunteer Friend

Are you looking to socialise and meet new people? Are you an empathetic person with a desire to help other young people? We are looking for empathetic young people who can build a friendship with a young person to help them improve their confidence and self-esteem.

Role 2: Group Volunteer

Do you have excellent organisational skills and a desire to help other people? Are you looking for experiencing leading group workshops? We are looking for young adults who can help us organise and deliver group workshops and events.

Role 3: Online Volunteer

Do you have excellent social media skills and a desire to help other young people? Are you looking to develop your portfolio in a professional setting? We are looking for young adults who can help us expand our online presence.

For all of our volunteer roles, we are looking for the following:

  • Young adults aged between 18 – 26 living in Kirklees.
  • Empathetic nature and kind personality.
  • Willingness to attend in-person and online training sessions.
  • Ability to follow procedures, including health and safety guidelines.
  • Commitment to inclusion and diversity.
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Group gathering with Elevate by Fresh Futures

What’s in it for you?

  • Reimbursed travel costs when volunteering.
  • Induction and training tailored to your role, including health and safety and safeguarding.
  • Full support from our friendly team.
  • Access to volunteer events and training sessions.
  • Meaningful experience supporting your local community.
  • Great skills to put on your CV

If you have any questions or would like to have a chat about any of these roles before applying, please send us an email at [email protected] and we will get in contact with you as soon as possible.

Are you struggling to find a job? Not sure where to look or feeling a bit intimidated by interviews? Fresh Futures can help! Find out more about our Employability Programme designed to help young adults aged 18 – 26 years old and living in Kirklees with the first steps towards finding employment!

Find out more with Fresh Futures Employability Programme.