Volunteering Hub

 

The Volunteering Hub is exclusively for current students at the University of Edinburgh. It can be used to:

Search for UK based volunteering vacancies

Create your profile – to capture your volunteering experience and achievements

Log your volunteering hours – receive a certificate at the end of the year!

Add your skills and download your record

These tools support CV building for employability, encouraging long term thinking for post-university life.

 

Get AWARDED for your volunteering. Find out about our Award schemes here.

 

For further help with using the Hub, read our full Volunteer User Guide.

 

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  • Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association logo

    Tartan Rainbow Ceilidh Volunteer with Waverley Care

    Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association

    This opportunity takes place between 16 Mar 2019 and 17 Mar 2019. Closing date for applications is 02 Mar.

    We will need support setting up the venue and supporting the event into the evening.

    • AvailabilitySaturday PM
    • Type of activityEvents, Health and social care
    • University SchoolBiological Sciences, Business School/Economics, Chemistry, Divinity, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh Medical School, Education, Engineering, GeoSciences, Health in Social Science, History, Classics and Archaeology, Informatics, Law, Literatures, Languages and Cultures, Mathematics, Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Social and Political Science, Veterinary Studies
    • Opportunity lengthOne-off
    • Assertiveness
    • Public engagement
    • Teamwork
    • Time management
    • Verbal communication and presentation
  • Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association logo

    General helper with Teens Plus

    Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association

    This opportunity takes place between 20 Feb 2019 and 21 Feb 2019. Applications closed on 13 Feb.

    Help a unique educational service for young people with complex communication needs, with gardening, admin, painting and just being a general helper!

    • Type of activityCommunity, Disability
    • AvailabilityWednesday PM
    • University SchoolBiological Sciences, Business School/Economics, Chemistry, Divinity, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh Medical School, Education, Engineering, GeoSciences, Health in Social Science, History, Classics and Archaeology, Informatics, Law, Literatures, Languages and Cultures, Mathematics, Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Social and Political Science, Veterinary Studies
    • Opportunity lengthOne-off
    • Assertiveness
    • Teamwork
    • Time management
  • Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association logo

    RAG Week Volunteer

    Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association

    This opportunity takes place between 13 Mar 2019 and 14 Mar 2019. Closing date for applications is 06 Mar.

    Help out with events during RAG Week.

    • Type of activityCommunity
    • AvailabilityWednesday AM, Wednesday PM
    • University SchoolBiological Sciences, Business School/Economics, Chemistry, Divinity, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh Medical School, Education, Engineering, GeoSciences, Health in Social Science, History, Classics and Archaeology, Informatics, Law, Literatures, Languages and Cultures, Mathematics, Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Social and Political Science, Veterinary Studies
    • Opportunity lengthOne-off
    • Public engagement
    • Teamwork
  • Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association logo

    Gardening Volunteer with Waverley Care

    Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association

    This opportunity takes place between 27 Mar 2019 and 28 Mar 2019. Closing date for applications is 20 Mar.

    Volunteer gardeners help us keep the outside space looking its best - whether it’s weeding and clearing leaves, or building paths and creating allotment spaces.

    • Type of activityCommunity, Health and social care
    • AvailabilityWednesday AM, Wednesday PM
    • University SchoolBiological Sciences, Business School/Economics, Chemistry, Divinity, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh Medical School, Education, Engineering, GeoSciences, Health in Social Science, History, Classics and Archaeology, Informatics, Law, Literatures, Languages and Cultures, Mathematics, Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Social and Political Science, Veterinary Studies
    • Opportunity lengthOne-off
    • Assertiveness
    • Project management
    • Public engagement
    • Teamwork
  • Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association logo

    Edinburgh Marathon Festival Volunteer with Bowel Cancer UK

    Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association

    This opportunity takes place between 26 May 2019 and 27 May 2019. Closing date for applications is 11 May.

    Help out Bowel Cancer UK with the Edinburgh Marathon Festival. Cheer on participants and help create a wonderful atmosphere.

    • AvailabilitySaturday AM, Saturday PM
    • Type of activityHealth and social care
    • University SchoolBiological Sciences, Business School/Economics, Chemistry, Divinity, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh Medical School, Education, Engineering, GeoSciences, Health in Social Science, History, Classics and Archaeology, Informatics, Law, Literatures, Languages and Cultures, Mathematics, Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Social and Political Science, Veterinary Studies
    • Opportunity lengthOne-off, Summer
    • Public engagement
    • Teamwork
    • Time management
  • Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association logo

    Cardmaking drop-in at Central

    Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association

    This opportunity takes place between 06 Mar 2019 and 07 Mar 2019.

    The Students' Association Volunteering Service is organising a cardmaking drop-in for several charities. Take a moment for yourself and a moment to help someone else.

    • AvailabilityWednesday PM
    • Type of activityArt and culture: music, drama, crafts, galleries and museums
    • University SchoolBiological Sciences, Business School/Economics, Chemistry, Divinity, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh Medical School, Education, Engineering, GeoSciences, Health in Social Science, History, Classics and Archaeology, Informatics, Law, Literatures, Languages and Cultures, Mathematics, Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Social and Political Science, Veterinary Studies
    • Opportunity lengthOne-off, Microvolunteering
    • Creativity and inventive thinking
    • Self-awareness and reflection
  • The Students' Association Volunteering Service is organising a cardmaking drop-in for several charities. Take a moment for yourself and a moment to help someone else.

    • AvailabilityWednesday PM
    • Type of activityArt and culture: music, drama, crafts, galleries and museums
    • University SchoolBiological Sciences, Business School/Economics, Chemistry, Divinity, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh Medical School, Education, Engineering, GeoSciences, Health in Social Science, History, Classics and Archaeology, Informatics, Law, Literatures, Languages and Cultures, Mathematics, Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Social and Political Science, Veterinary Studies
    • Opportunity lengthOne-off, Microvolunteering
    • Creativity and inventive thinking
    • Self-awareness and reflection
  • Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association logo

    Cardmaking drop-in at Central

    Volunteering Service at Edinburgh University Students' Association

    This opportunity takes place between 03 Apr 2019 and 04 Apr 2019.

    The Students' Association Volunteering Service is organising a cardmaking drop-in for several charities. Take a moment for yourself and a moment to help someone else.

    • AvailabilityWednesday PM
    • Type of activityArt and culture: music, drama, crafts, galleries and museums
    • University SchoolBiological Sciences, Business School/Economics, Chemistry, Divinity, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh Medical School, Education, Engineering, GeoSciences, Health in Social Science, History, Classics and Archaeology, Informatics, Law, Literatures, Languages and Cultures, Mathematics, Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Social and Political Science, Veterinary Studies
    • Opportunity lengthOne-off, Microvolunteering
    • Creativity and inventive thinking
    • Self-awareness and reflection
  • The Boys' Brigade, Leith & District logo

    Anchor Section/Junior Section Leader

    The Boys' Brigade, Leith & District

    This opportunity is ongoing, with no end date.

    • to assist with the running of a Boys’ Brigade section • Responsible for: to work alongside other volunteer youth leaders providing a safe, secure and happy environment for children to enjoy. • Responsible to: Anchor Section / Junior Section Leader-in-Charge

    • Type of activityChildren, Community, Education, Sport and recreation, Youth work
    • Opportunity lengthFixed term, Ongoing
    • AvailabilityFriday PM, Monday PM, Thursday PM, Tuesday PM, Wednesday PM
    • Initiative
    • Teamwork
  • The Boys' Brigade, Leith & District logo

    Company Section/Seniors Leader

    The Boys' Brigade, Leith & District

    This opportunity is ongoing, with no end date.

    • to assist with the running of a Boys’ Brigade section • Responsible for: to work alongside other volunteer youth leaders providing a safe, secure and happy environment for children to enjoy. • Responsible to: Company Section / Seniors Leader-in-Charge

    • Type of activityChildren, Community, Education, Sport and recreation, Youth work
    • Opportunity lengthFixed term, Ongoing
    • AvailabilityFriday PM, Monday PM, Thursday PM, Tuesday PM, Wednesday PM
    • Initiative
    • Teamwork
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