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*Community Fundraising- Leicestershire & Rutland, Lincolnshire and Cambridgeshire

Community Fundraising Team Information

We are looking for volunteers to join our Community Fundraising Team to support in all areas including bucket collections, Supporting Events, Fundraising, Schools and General public speaking, tin co-ordinator/collector and being our Mascot.

Our Region Covers: Leicestershire and Rutland, Lincolnshire and Cambridgeshire

.This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain new skills. 
Volunteering is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week/month or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. 

In return we will give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from management, and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.
To find out more please look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We now require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

 

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Development Board Member

We are looking for individuals who will bring creative, value-based leadership skills that will inspire colleagues and volunteers.
Board members – DEVELOPMENT AND INVESTMENTS CORPORATION OF ARMENIA
Equality, diversity, and inclusion are central to our operation and will be a key enabler of our strategy. It
is essential that the Development Board and Chair share these values.
For the Development Board Member role, we are especially keen to attract individuals who possess knowledge or
experience in the following areas but not limited to:
  • Finance or Accountancy at a Senior Level
  • Charity Sector and Fundraising
  • Marketing and Communications.
  • Corporate Partnerships
  • Events Management
  • Business Development

Fundraising Group Oadby & Wigston Area

The Air Ambulance are looking to create a fundraising group in Oadby & Wigston Area and are seeking volunteers to join.

Our fundraising groups form a vital network of volunteers across the country, being part of a group is a way to meet new people, make great friends and get involved in your local community, all whilst helping to keep our helicopters flying. 

                                             

We also rely on our fundraising groups to help organise fundraising events and activities within their local community, our groups act as ambassadors, helping to spread the word about the work of the Children’s Air Ambulance and encouraging and supporting local people, clubs and organisations to fundraise for us too.

Groups normally meet once a month and support in whatever way best suits their interests and skills to organise and support fundraising activities in their local community.

They do this by:

  • Planning and organising fundraising events to take place across the year
  • Meeting regularly as a group to reflect on events held and discuss future activities
  • Developing relationships and representing the Children’s Air Ambulance in their local communities, including attending events
  • Supporting the charities campaigns such as Wills Week, Superhero Month and Bring a £ day.
  • Working alongside and support of a Fundraising Manager to identify opportunities

We require all volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

Fundraising Group Market Harborough Area

The Air Ambulance service are looking to create a fundraising group and are seeking volunteers to join.

Our fundraising groups form a vital network of volunteers across the country, being part of a group is a way to meet new people, make great friends and get involved in your local community, all whilst helping to keep our helicopters flying & saving lives. 

                                             

We rely on our fundraising groups to help organise fundraising events and activities within their local community, our groups act as ambassadors, helping to spread the word about the work of The  Air Ambulance Service and encouraging and supporting local people, clubs and organisations to fundraise for us too.

Groups normally meet once a month and support in whatever way best suits their interests and skills to organise and support fundraising activities in their local community.

They do this by:

  • Planning and organising fundraising events to take place across the year
  • Meeting regularly as a group to reflect on events held and discuss future activities
  • Developing relationships and representing The Air Ambulance Service in their local communities, including attending events
  • Supporting the charities campaigns such as Wills Week, Superhero Month and Bring a £ day.
  • Working alongside and support of a Fundraising Manager to identify opportunities

Volunteer Bucket Collector

    Do you enjoy being part of your local community, are you looking for a flexible                               volunteering opportunity, do you want to meet new people and make difference?

                             

We need your help to raise awareness and increase income for The Air Ambulance Service by taking part in our planned bucket collections and shakes and also help us to book in more regular collections local to you.

In this role you could be involved in:

  • Supporting the fundraising team by joining us at our planned bucket collections at large events such as firework nights
  • Approaching local business such as supermarkets to arrange and coordinate bucket collections
  • Counting the money raised at out bucket collections

This role is very flexible, any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. As the charity will invest time in processing your application and providing you with training to carry out your role, we ask that you commit to a minimum of two collections per year.

 

 

Volunteer Event Supporter

   Are looking for a flexible volunteering role, are you able to commit to volunteering for at least 10 hours per year, do you want to meet new people and make a difference?

                                        

We are expanding rapidly, and we need your help to raise awareness and increase income for The Air Ambulance Service and the Children’s Air Ambulance by supporting our large events and events local to you while representing the Charity.

As an event support volunteer some of the things you would be involved in are:

  • Setting up and clearing down the event
  • Welcoming and talking to members of the public
  • Assisting with the smooth running of our events
  • Cheering on our supporters
  • Helping with promotion of events

Our events vary massively from local fetes and quiz nights to marathons and outdoor cinemas. Hopefully there will be something to interest everyone!

We will communicate all planned events to you regularly so that you can plan ahead and let us know which events you are able to support.

This role is very flexible, you can sign up to support our events on an ad hoc basis when it is most convenient for you. As the charity will invest time in processing your application and providing you with training to carry out your role, we ask that you commit to a minimum of two events per year.

Volunteer Fundraiser

  Do you enjoy being part of your local community, are you looking for a flexible volunteering opportunity, do you want to meet new people and make a difference?

                                       

We have big plans to grow our charity and we need your help to raise awareness and increase income for The Air Ambulance Service and the Children’s Air Ambulance by supporting the fundraising team in your local community.

As a volunteer fundraiser you could help us by supporting the fundraising team and participating in local events representing the Charity.

In this role you could be involved in:

  • Organising events to raise money and awareness in your area
  • Running fundraising stalls at local events to represent the charity
  • Participating in collections
  • Collecting and delivering collateral and merchandise to supporters

This role is very flexible, any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. As the charity will invest time in processing your application and providing you with training to carry out your role, we ask that you commit to a minimum of 6 hours per month.

 

 

Volunteer Speaker

    Are you confident in public speaking and looking for a new challenge?

We need your help to raise awareness and spread the word about the work of your local Air Ambulance Service whist representing the charity in your local area.

In this role you could be involved in:

  • Promoting the work of The Air Ambulance Service by giving talks and presentations to a range of audiences including local community groups and schools
  • Approaching companies, groups and supporters in your local area to make connections to set up speaking engagements
  • Attending local events and cheque presentations on behalf of the charity to officially thank our supporters.

Previous experience of presenting would be great but as long as you are confident speaking in front of a group then don’t worry, you’ll be provided with all the training and tools you need.

This role is very flexible, any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. As the charity will invest time in processing your application and providing you with training to carry out your role, we ask that you commit to a minimum of 4 talks per year.

 

 

Volunteer Tin Collection Co-ordinator

    Do you enjoy being part of your local community, are you looking for a flexible                              volunteering opportunity, do you want to meet new people and make a difference?

                             

We need your help to raise awareness and increase income for The Air Ambulance Service by placing collection tins and coordinating the collection of these in your local area.

In this role you may be involved in:

  •  Placing and servicing collection tins
  • Approaching local companies, groups and supporters to have a tin
  • Working with local business to coordinate the collection of tins when full
  • Communicating with our fundraising team to manage the distribution of tins

This role is very flexible, any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. As the charity will invest time in processing your application and providing you with training to carry out your role, we ask that you commit to a minimum of 2 hours per month.

 

 

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Asda Concession

Mission Statement

We are looking for volunteers to join the team in our Asda Sample Concession shop  to support in serving customers on the till and sorting and replenishing stock.

The store is located at: George House, Coventry Road, Magna Park, Lutterworth LE17 4XH
The opening hours are Tuesday-Thursday 9.30-1.30pm

This is a great opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 
Volunteering is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. 

In return we will give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from store management and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.

To find out more please take a look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

General Interests

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Ashby Shop

Store Information

We are looking for volunteers to join the team in our Ashby shop to support in all areas including: generating stock, merchandising, processing donations, raising awareness locally, assisting on the shop floor or supporting behind the scenes with social media and online sales. 

The store is located at: 49a Market Street, Ashby, LE651AG
The opening hours are: Monday-Saturday 9am-5pm

This is a great opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 
Volunteering in our shops is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. 

In return we will give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from store management, a staff discount of 25% and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.
To find out more please take a look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We now require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Stock Processor

Do you have the ability to work well as part of a team?

Then you are just the person we are looking for?                  

                       

 As a volunteer stock processing assistant some of the things you could get involved in are:

  • Sorting through the many donations coming through our door to pick out the best items for sale
  • Hanging and steaming clothes so that they look as attractive as possible to customers
  • Sourcing suitable items for our eBay site.
  • Pricing items ready to go on to the shop floor

If you are happy to get involved with the team and help us to process our donations then you are exactly the person, we need to join us!

Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant

As a Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant, you would be the front face of the charity interacting with the public, so we are always looking for new friendly faces to join us!

Our volunteers are essential in everything we do, last year contributing over 226,000 hours of their time to save lives.

Some of the tasks you could be involved in:

  • Serving customers at the tills
  • Assisting customers on the shop floor
  • Visual merchandising of windows & shop displays
  • Sorting stock
  • Updating our social media posts
  • Promoting Gift Aid

Benefits of volunteering with The Air Ambulance Service:

  • 25% discount on donated goods
  • Training & Development
  • Reasonable travel costs reimbursed
  • Improved mental health & well being
  • Learn new skills & meet new friends
  • Supporting a great cause within your community

No experience necessary as full training will be provided

*We require all volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

 

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Blaby Shop

Store Information

We are looking for Volunteers to join the team at our Blaby store to support in all areas including, generating stock, merchandising, processing donations, raising awareness locally, assisting on the shop floor, operating the till or supporting behind the scenes with social media and online sales. 

The store is located at:5, John's Court, Blaby, LE8 4DJ.

The Opening times are Monday- Friday 9am-5pm  Sunday 10am-4pm

This is a great Opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 

Volunteering in our shops is very flexible you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. The shop is open Monday to Saturday 9am-5pm and Sundays 10am-4pm.

In return we’ll give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from store management, a staff discount of 25% and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.

*We now require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Stock Processor

Do you have the ability to work well as part of a team?

Then you are just the person we are looking for?                  

                       

 As a volunteer stock processing assistant some of the things you could get involved in are:

  • Sorting through the many donations coming through our door to pick out the best items for sale
  • Hanging and steaming clothes so that they look as attractive as possible to customers
  • Sourcing suitable items for our eBay site.
  • Pricing items ready to go on to the shop floor

If you are happy to get involved with the team and help us to process our donations then you are exactly the person, we need to join us!

Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant

As a Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant, you would be the front face of the charity interacting with the public, so we are always looking for new friendly faces to join us!

Our volunteers are essential in everything we do, last year contributing over 226,000 hours of their time to save lives.

Some of the tasks you could be involved in:

  • Serving customers at the tills
  • Assisting customers on the shop floor
  • Visual merchandising of windows & shop displays
  • Sorting stock
  • Updating our social media posts
  • Promoting Gift Aid

Benefits of volunteering with The Air Ambulance Service:

  • 25% discount on donated goods
  • Training & Development
  • Reasonable travel costs reimbursed
  • Improved mental health & well being
  • Learn new skills & meet new friends
  • Supporting a great cause within your community

No experience necessary as full training will be provided

*We require all volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

 

Fill in an application

Hinckley Shop

Store Information

We are looking for volunteers to join the team in our Hinckley shop to support in all areas including: generating stock, merchandising, processing donations, raising awareness locally, assisting on the shop floor or supporting behind the scenes with social media and online sales.

 
The store is located at: 70, Castle Street, Hinckley LE10 1DD
The opening hours are: Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm


This is a great opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 
Volunteering in our shops is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. 


In return we will give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from store management, a staff discount of 25% and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.


To find out more please take a look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We now require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Stock Processor

Do you have the ability to work well as part of a team?

Then you are just the person we are looking for?                  

                       

 As a volunteer stock processing assistant some of the things you could get involved in are:

  • Sorting through the many donations coming through our door to pick out the best items for sale
  • Hanging and steaming clothes so that they look as attractive as possible to customers
  • Sourcing suitable items for our eBay site.
  • Pricing items ready to go on to the shop floor

If you are happy to get involved with the team and help us to process our donations then you are exactly the person, we need to join us!

Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant

As a Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant, you would be the front face of the charity interacting with the public, so we are always looking for new friendly faces to join us!

Our volunteers are essential in everything we do, last year contributing over 226,000 hours of their time to save lives.

Some of the tasks you could be involved in:

  • Serving customers at the tills
  • Assisting customers on the shop floor
  • Visual merchandising of windows & shop displays
  • Sorting stock
  • Updating our social media posts
  • Promoting Gift Aid

Benefits of volunteering with The Air Ambulance Service:

  • 25% discount on donated goods
  • Training & Development
  • Reasonable travel costs reimbursed
  • Improved mental health & well being
  • Learn new skills & meet new friends
  • Supporting a great cause within your community

No experience necessary as full training will be provided

*We require all volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

 

Fill in an application

Market Harborough Shop

Store Information

We are looking for volunteers to join the team in our Market Harborough shop to support in all areas including: generating stock, merchandising, processing donations, raising awareness locally, assisting on the shop floor or supporting behind the scenes with social media and online sales. 

The store is located at: Unit 3, St Marys Place Shopping Centre, Market Harborough LE16 7DR

The opening hours are: Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm  Sunday 10am-4pm

This is a great opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 

Volunteering in our shops is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions.

In return we will give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from store management, a staff discount of 25% and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.

To find out more please take a look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We now require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Stock Processor

Do you have the ability to work well as part of a team?

Then you are just the person we are looking for?                  

                       

 

 As a volunteer stock processing assistant some of the things you could get involved in are:

  • Sorting through the many donations coming through our door to pick out the best items for sale
  • Hanging and steaming clothes so that they look as attractive as possible to customers
  • Sourcing suitable items for our eBay site.
  • Pricing items ready to go on to the shop floor

If you are happy to get involved with the team and help us to process our donations then you are exactly the person, we need to join us!

Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant

As a Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant, you would be the front face of the charity interacting with the public, so we are always looking for new friendly faces to join us!

Our volunteers are essential in everything we do, last year contributing over 226,000 hours of their time to save lives.

Some of the tasks you could be involved in:

  • Serving customers at the tills
  • Assisting customers on the shop floor
  • Visual merchandising of windows & shop displays
  • Sorting stock
  • Updating our social media posts
  • Promoting Gift Aid

Benefits of volunteering with The Air Ambulance Service:

  • 25% discount on donated goods
  • Training & Development
  • Reasonable travel costs reimbursed
  • Improved mental health & well being
  • Learn new skills & meet new friends
  • Supporting a great cause within your community

No experience necessary as full training will be provided

*We require all volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

 

Fill in an application

Melton Mowbray Superstore

Store Information

 We are looking for volunteers to join the team in our Melton Mowbray Superstore to support in all areas including: generating stock, merchandising, processing donations, raising awareness locally, assisting on the shop floor or supporting behind the scenes with social media and online sales. 

The store is located at: 56, Scalford Road, Melton Mowbray, LE13 1LY
The opening hours are: Monday-Saturday 9am-6pm  Sunday 10am-4pm.

This is a great opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 
Volunteering in our shops is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. 

In return we will give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from store management, a staff discount of 25% and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.
To find out more please take a look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We now require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

General Interests

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Melton Mowbray Superstore Landing Pad

Store Information

We are looking for volunteers to join the team in our Melton Mowbray Café to support in all areas including serving customers, learning how to make drinks using our coffee machine, Cleaning and clearing tables, Food Preparation and helping with admin duties.

The Café is located within our superstore at: 56, Scalford Road, Melton Mowbray, LE13 1JY 
The opening hours are Monday- Saturday 9.30am-4.30pm Sunday 10am-3pm

This is a great opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain catering skills. 
Volunteering in our café is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. 

In return we’ll give you all the food hygiene and safety training you need to be successful in the role once completed you will receive a food safety certificate, support from cafe management and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity and whilst on shift you can receive 15% off food and drink and 25% off donated goods in the superstore. 

To find out more please take a look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We now require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

 

 

 

 

General Interests

Volunteer Café Assistant

Do you have great customer service skills and enjoy meeting new people?

As a Café Assistant you can get involved in:

  • Till operator
  • Preparing food and drinks for our customers
  • Learning to use the coffee machine to make hot drinks
  • Cleaning and clearing table to make sure they are ready for customers

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Volunteer Café Admin Assistant

Are you good at organising and enjoy admin duties and working as part of a team?

Then you are just the person we are looking for!

                                 

As a Volunteer Café Admin Assistant some of the thing you could get involved in are

  •  Checking Café Emails
  •  Date Checking our Produce
  •  Recording Temperatures
  •  Keeping the Cafe Documents and Records up to date. 
  •  Filing, Printing Price Tickets,
  •  Printing Spare Paperwork for Opening and Closing Checks etc.

If you are happy to get involved with the team and help keep our admin organised then you are exactly the person, we need to join us

Café Food safety Volunteer

Are you good at organising, recording, date checking and stock management to ensure all safety measures are adhered to within a catering environment

Then you are just the person we are looking for!

                                 

As a Cafe Food safety Volunteer some of the thing you could get involved in are

  •  Checking Café Emails
  •  Date Checking our Produce
  •  Recording Temperatures
  •  Keeping the Cafe Documents and Records up to date. 
  •  Filing, Printing Price Tickets,
  •  Printing Spare Paperwork for Opening and Closing Checks etc.

If you are happy to get involved with the team and help keep our admin organised then you are exactly the person, we need to join us

Volunteer Cafe Companion

     Are you great at Customer service and greeting people? Do you like to make people feel special?

As a Volunteer Cafe Companion, you would be:

                             

  •  Greeting our customers
  • Leading them to a table
  • Advising on any specials we have on offer
  • Enquiring is everything is ok with their food/drinks
  • Clearing their plates away and chatting to them about their day
  • Going above and beyond to ensure their visit is enjoyable as possible.

If you are happy to get involved with the team and help, make our Customers Journey the best it can possibly be then you are exactly the person, we need to join us

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Oadby Shop

Store Information

We are looking for volunteers to join the team in our Oadby shop to support in all areas including: generating stock, merchandising, processing donations, raising awareness locally, assisting on the shop floor or supporting behind the scenes with social media and online sales. 

The store is located at: 48, Chestnut Avenue, Oadby LE2 5JG
The opening hours are: Monday-Saturday 9am-5pm

This is a great opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 
Volunteering in our shops is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. 

In return we will give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from store management, a staff discount of 25% and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.

To find out more please take a look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We now require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant

Are you good at giving great Customer Service and enjoy meeting new people?

Are you looking to gain retail experience whilst helping your local Community?

As a shop floor assistant, you would be the front face of the charity interacting with the public, so we are always looking for new friendly faces to join us!

Some of the things you could get involved in are: 

  • Supporting us by serving customers at the tills
  • Helping customers who need assistance on the shop floor
  • Visual Merchandising- keeping our shop windows and displays looking as attractive as possible to encourage more customers, using your creativity to display our stock and using our brand whilst keeping within our guidelines.
  • Social Media Assistant- Keeping our Social Media platforms updated, sharing photos and stories, creating new ideas to grow our presence.

Volunteer Stock Processor

Do you have the ability to work well as part of a team?

Then you are just the person we are looking for?                  

                       

 As a volunteer stock processing assistant some of the things you could get involved in are:

  • Sorting through the many donations coming through our door to pick out the best items for sale
  • Hanging and steaming clothes so that they look as attractive as possible to customers
  • Sourcing suitable items for our eBay site.
  • Pricing items ready to go on to the shop floor

If you are happy to get involved with the team and help us to process our donations then you are exactly the person, we need to join us!

Fill in an application

Oakham Home Shop

Store Information

 

We are looking for volunteers to join the team in our Oakham Home shop to support in all areas including: generating stock, merchandising, processing donations, raising awareness locally, assisting on the shop floor or supporting behind the scenes with social media and online sales. 

The store is located at: Cold Overton Road, Oakham, LE15 6NU

The opening hours are: Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm  Sunday 10am-4pm

This is a great opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 

Volunteering in our shops is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions.

In return we will give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from store management, a staff discount of 25% and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.

To find out more please look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We now require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Driver's Mate

Are you looking for a new Challenge?

Do you like being out and about meeting new people, Physically fit and able to lift and move items, work as part of a team?

You will out on the road with a staff member to help deliver and collect stock from shop to shop in the area.

Delivering large furniture purchases for our customers to their homes in the local area.

This could be the exact volunteering role for you!

Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant

Are you good at giving great Customer Service and enjoy meeting new people?

Are you looking to gain retail experience whilst helping your local Community?

As a shop floor assistant, you would be the front face of the charity interacting with the public, so we are always looking for new friendly faces to join us!

Some of the things you could get involved in are: 

  • Supporting us by serving customers at the tills
  • Helping customers who need assistance on the shop floor
  • Visual Merchandising- keeping our shop windows and displays looking as attractive as possible to encourage more customers, using your creativity to display our stock and using our brand whilst keeping within our guidelines.
  • Social Media Assistant- Keeping our Social Media platforms updated, sharing photos and stories, creating new ideas to grow our presence.

Volunteer Stock Processor

Do you have an eye for detail and ability to work well as part of a team?          

  Then you are just the person we are looking for!

As a volunteer stock processing assistant some of the things you could get involved in are:

  • Sorting through the many donations coming through our door to pick out the best items for sale
  • Assist van drivers with deliveries/collection and movement of stock on the shop floor
  • PAT testing our electrical items (training needed)
  • Sourcing suitable items for our eBay site.
  • Pricing items ready to go on to the shop floor
  • Fixing, Painting, Restoring Furniture

 If you are happy to get involved with the team and help us to process our donations then you are exactly the person, we need to join us!

 

Volunteer Treasure Hunter

Do you have a keen eye for finding unique things?

Are you able to find a Gem in our donations?

 

We are looking for volunteers to assess our donated stock to maximise the value of our donations to sell in our eBay Shop.

You may already have a good knowledge of antiques & collectables or be able to research our donations.

Are you able to find a gem amongst our donations?

If so, join our volunteer team & help us keep flying & continue to save lives.

 

Fill in an application

Oakham Shop

Store Information

We are looking for volunteers to join the team in our Oakham Clothing shop to support in all areas including: generating stock, merchandising, processing donations, raising awareness locally, assisting on the shop floor or supporting behind the scenes with social media and online sales. 


The store is located at: 13, High Street, Oakham. LE15 6AH
The opening hours are: Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm  Sunday 10am-4pm


This is a great opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 
Volunteering in our shops is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. 


In return we will give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from store management, a staff discount of 25% and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.


To find out more please take a look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We now require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant

Are you good at giving great Customer Service and enjoy meeting new people?

Are you looking to gain retail experience whilst helping your local Community?

As a shop floor assistant, you would be the front face of the charity interacting with the public, so we are always looking for new friendly faces to join us!

Some of the things you could get involved in are: 

  • Supporting us by serving customers at the tills
  • Helping customers who need assistance on the shop floor
  • Visual Merchandising- keeping our shop windows and displays looking as attractive as possible to encourage more customers, using your creativity to display our stock and using our brand whilst keeping within our guidelines.
  • Social Media Assistant- Keeping our Social Media platforms updated, sharing photos and stories, creating new ideas to grow our presence.

Volunteer Stock Processor

Do you have the ability to work well as part of a team?

Then you are just the person we are looking for?                  

                       

 As a volunteer stock processing assistant some of the things you could get involved in are:

  • Sorting through the many donations coming through our door to pick out the best items for sale
  • Hanging and steaming clothes so that they look as attractive as possible to customers
  • Sourcing suitable items for our eBay site.
  • Pricing items ready to go on to the shop floor

If you are happy to get involved with the team and help us to process our donations then you are exactly the person, we need to join us!

Fill in an application

Wigston Home Shop

Store Information

 

We are looking for volunteers to join the team in our Wigston Home shop to support in all areas including: generating stock, merchandising, processing donations, raising awareness locally, assisting on the shop floor or supporting behind the scenes with social media and online sales. 

The store is located at: 12-16 Leicester Road, Wigston, LE18 1DR

The opening hours are: Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm  Sunday 10am-4pm

This is a great opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 

Volunteering in our shops is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions.

In return we will give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from store management, a staff discount of 25% and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.

To find out more please look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We now require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant

Are you good at giving great Customer Service and enjoy meeting new people?

Are you looking to gain retail experience whilst helping your local Community?

As a shop floor assistant, you would be the front face of the charity interacting with the public, so we are always looking for new friendly faces to join us!

Some of the things you could get involved in are: 

  • Supporting us by serving customers at the tills
  • Helping customers who need assistance on the shop floor
  • Visual Merchandising- keeping our shop windows and displays looking as attractive as possible to encourage more customers, using your creativity to display our stock and using our brand whilst keeping within our guidelines.
  • Social Media Assistant- Keeping our Social Media platforms updated, sharing photos and stories, creating new ideas to grow our presence.

Volunteer Stock Processor

Do you have an eye for detail and ability to work well as part of a team?          

  Then you are just the person we are looking for!

As a volunteer stock processing assistant some of the things you could get involved in are:

  • Sorting through the many donations coming through our door to pick out the best items for sale
  • Assist van drivers with deliveries/collection and movement of stock on the shop floor
  • PAT testing our electrical items (training needed)
  • Sourcing suitable items for our eBay site.
  • Pricing items ready to go on to the shop floor
  • Fixing, Painting, Restoring Furniture

 If you are happy to get involved with the team and help us to process our donations then you are exactly the person, we need to join us!

 

Driver's Mate

Are you looking for a new Challenge?

Do you like being out and about meeting new people, Physically fit and able to lift and move items, work as part of a team?

You will out on the road with a staff member to help deliver and collect stock from shop to shop in the area.

This could be the exact volunteering role for you!

Volunteer Electrical Donation Tester

Are you good with electricals and keen to learn a new skill?

This Electrical Donation tester role could be the perfect opportunity for you.

As an Electrical Donation Tester you would be getting involved in:

  • Trialling our electrical items donated to make sure all the functions work
  • Learning how to use the PAT testing machine to make sure the items are safe to use
  • Ensuring that once electrical items have been tested they are ready to be sold on the shop floor

Helping us to be able to sell our electrical donations really does make a huge difference to shop sales

 

Fill in an application

Wigston Shop

Store Information

We are looking for volunteers to join the team in our Wigston shop to support in all areas including: generating stock, merchandising, processing donations, raising awareness locally, assisting on the shop floor or supporting behind the scenes with social media and online sales.

The store is located at: 37, Leicester Road, Wigston LE18 1NR

The opening hours are: Monday-Saturday 9am-5pm  Sunday 9.30am-3,30pm

This is a great opportunity to become part of a great team, meet new people and gain retail skills. 
Volunteering in our shops is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions. 


In return we will give you all the training you need to be successful in the role, support from store management, a staff discount of 25% and the opportunity to gain experience working for a national charity.

To find out more please take a look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We now require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Shop Floor Assistant

Are you good at giving great Customer Service and enjoy meeting new people?

Are you looking to gain retail experience whilst helping your local Community?

As a shop floor assistant, you would be the front face of the charity interacting with the public, so we are always looking for new friendly faces to join us!

Some of the things you could get involved in are: 

  • Supporting us by serving customers at the tills
  • Helping customers who need assistance on the shop floor
  • Visual Merchandising- keeping our shop windows and displays looking as attractive as possible to encourage more customers, using your creativity to display our stock and using our brand whilst keeping within our guidelines.
  • Social Media Assistant- Keeping our Social Media platforms updated, sharing photos and stories, creating new ideas to grow our presence.

Volunteer Stock Processor

Do you have the ability to work well as part of a team?

Then you are just the person we are looking for?                  

                       

 As a volunteer stock processing assistant some of the things you could get involved in are:

  • Sorting through the many donations coming through our door to pick out the best items for sale
  • Hanging and steaming clothes so that they look as attractive as possible to customers
  • Sourcing suitable items for our eBay site.
  • Pricing items ready to go on to the shop floor

If you are happy to get involved with the team and help us to process our donations then you are exactly the person, we need to join us!

Fill in an application

Youth Development Team

Youth Development team Information

We are looking for volunteers to join us in our Youth Development team to support in all areas including: supporting at events, being our crew mascot, Schools speaker and office volunteer. 

We will give you a full induction to all aspects of your role and you will have ongoing support from the team.  You will also have the opportunity to develop new skills to build your CV and gain invaluable experience working for a leading charity.

Volunteering is very flexible, you can either commit to set hours each week/ month or join us on a more flexible basis. Any time you can give helps us to fund our lifesaving missions

To find out more please look at the different volunteer roles below or contact us at volunteering@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

*We require all Volunteers to complete a basic DBS check and provide two references, you will be contacted regarding these as part of the application process.

Volunteer Opportunities

Office Volunteer

We are looking for office volunteers to join our team.

Based in our Rugby Head Office - Blue Skies House, Butlers Leap, Rugby CV21 3RQ

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The Youth Development Team is responsible for delivering a number of schemes to engage children and young people with the work of The Air Ambulance Service and meet objectives of income generation and public awareness. The team are responsible for developing new, and building on existing, relationships with schools and other education focussed organisations as well as the delivery and the recruitment of new members to our children’s club, #TheCrew.

You could get involved in:

  • Liaising with supporters to organise logistics around visits.
  • Telephone calls to make appointments.
  • Making up fundraising packs.
  • Assisting with research.
  • Helping to send membership packs out.
  • Updating our database and other general administration tasks.

What you will need:

  • Enthusiasm and passion for our work
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • Confidence and skills in working on a computer- particularly Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • The ability to commit to at least half a day once a week or more.

Our office is open Monday-Friday from 9am to 5pm so we can accommodate any hours you are able to volunteer within these times. However, mornings would be preferable.

We will give you a full induction to all aspects of the role and you will have ongoing support from the team and a dedicated ‘go to’ team member.  You will also have the opportunity to develop new skills to build your CV and gain invaluable experience working for a leading charity.

 

Volunteer Schools Speaker

  

Are you a confident public speaker and able to engage young people? Do you live in the Northamptonshire and Leicestershire area?

The Youth Development Team is responsible for delivering a number of schemes to engage children and young people with the work of The Air Ambulance Service and meet objectives of income generation and public awareness. The team are responsible for developing new, and building on existing, relationships with schools and other education focussed organisations as well as the delivery and the recruitment of new members to our children’s club, #TheCrew.

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We are looking for confident speakers , to attend schools and/or groups to deliver engaging talks to raise awareness of our charity and inspire schools to support us.  Our school assemblies are currently focused in Northamptonshire and Leicestershire however we would also like to hear from people outside of these areas who may be willing to travel.

In this role you may get involved in:

  • Visiting schools to talk to children about the work of The Air ambulance Service
  • Talk about ways schools can fundraise to support our vital work
  • Build connections locally with schools and groups to arrange further talks and expand our reach.

This role is flexible however most talks will take place during school hours.  Talks usually take around 20 minutes and full training will be given and equipment provided.  We are ideally looking for volunteers who are able to commit to regular engagement with us by delivering x4 assemblies per month but any commitment would be welcome. Having your own means of transport is essential.

Previous experience of presenting would be great but as long as you are confident speaking in front of a group then don’t worry, you’ll be provided with all the training and tools you need.

Reasonable travel expenses will be covered.

 

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