Welcome to the official tourism website for Shropshire & Telford

My Favourites

Volunteering when you're under 18 can be extremely rewarding and help boost your future employment opportunities. It can be rewarding yet difficult to find these opportunities however here we have signposted a range of options for you to consider. 

Under 18’s.

Event Volunteers - Telford & Wrekin Council has held a number of successful events this year such as T-Party, T-Live and the Southwater launch event. We are always looking for event volunteers who would like to be involved

Health ChampionHealth Champions are local community volunteers who care about the health and well-being of those around them.

In Harmony VolunteerThe aim of the In Harmony programme is to develop active, sustainable and joined up communities that can see the benefits of working together for a common goal. In Harmony is a programme offering children and young people the opportunity to see and reach their potential through a community-based orchestral music making.

Sports CoachVolunteers needed to support sporting activities in Brookside, Donnington, Hadley, Malinslee and Woodside.

Tool Hire Co-ordinator - Community Tool hire schemes have been set up in Donnington, Sutton Hill, Brookside Central, Park lane Woodside.

Community tool hire schemes allow members to hire electrical and non electrical tools such as mowers, hedgetrimmers, spades and decorating tools to help residents make  garden and home improvements.

Bumps and Babes Group VolunteerWe are seeking volunteers to assist running our bumps and babes group held on a Monday afternoon at St John's Church, Muxton. We would love to have you if you enjoy spending time with parents and their babies and can help set up/tidy away toys, chairs and drinks.

Marketing/Admin Assistant To undertake some marketing activities and some minor administration e.g; social media, research relevant information to be posted and shared via social media, leaflet distribution.

Coracle Regatta StewardsAct as marshall for the Ironbridge Coracle Regatta, which runs every August Bank Holiday Monday at the Ironbridge Rowing Club.

Gardening VolunteerTo join a community team to help create a community space on the former Gower site.

Voluntary Advice Centre Worker We are seeking people to work in our new education and careers advice centre in Telford. The duties involve administrative duties, manning the front desk and receiving queries from advisees.

Voluntary Charity Shop WorkerShropshire Languages Society needs voluntary workers to man its newly opened store in Telford.

Volunteer MentorMentor Link provides one to one social and emotional support to vulnerable and distressed children and young people by providing them with a volunteer mentor or counsellor. We are recruiting more volunteer Mentors, in particular, more male mentors to work with boys in the Telford area.

Volunteer Fulfilment Centre (Warehouse) Assistants- PDSAWe are looking for volunteers to assist in our Warehouse, helping to ensure all orders are processed, packaged, and despatched in a timely and accurate manner.

Volunteer Veterinary Support Team Admin Assistant - PDSA Head OfficeAs a Veterinary Support Team Assistant at our Head Office you will be an integral part of the Veterinary Support team. On a daily basis you will be responsible for sending out materials and correspondence, filing and data entry.

Fundraising VolunteerHome Start Telford and Wrekin are looking for volunteers to assist with fundraising for the charity.

Reading helperDo you have a passion for reading? Are you looking for a really rewarding volunteering experience that will change a child’s life?

Volunteer stewards

Oakengates theatre @ the Place are looking for volunteer stewards. This is an excellent opportunity to work with the theatre team, gain excellent customer service skills and an understanding of the theatre and the performance environment. 

Energize Volunteer AcademyJoin the Energize Volunteer Academy! Being a member of the EVA enables you to access regular events in schools, sports clubs and community settings.

Friends of Telford Town Park Volunteer -  Help the Friends group promote, conserve and protect Telford Town Park

Telford PDSA Office Volunteer HR Admin AssistantDo you have a few hours spare per week that you could use to make a real difference to people and pets?

Telford PDSA Office Volunteer Community & Education Events AssistantAs a voluntary Events and Education Assistant at our Head Office you’ll be supporting the team who manage education and event activities across the country. 

Telford PDSA Head Office Volunteer Buying Office AssistantOur charity shops all over the UK help raise vital funds to treat sick and injured pets by selling donated and new stock to our supporters in High Streets all across the land.

Volunteers (Youth) We seek volunteers for our active YOUTH network of young volunteers - a group for younger residents of Telford and Wrekin, to make their voice on health and social care issues heard, and a club for younger people and children.

Volunteer Shop AssistantBeing a sense shop volunteer is a great way meet people, boost confidence and gain valuable retail experience.

UMT TRUSTEE Each Sea Cadet unit is an independent charity in its own right which must fundraise for its running costs while the parent charity of MSSC (Marine Society & Sea Cadets) funds the charitable infrastructure and provides national facilities. Our biggest supporter is the Royal Navy whose customs and traditions are at the heart of what we do.

Unit Assitant for Sea Cadets Commit a few hours a week to help run the tuck shop and maintain our supplies.

Marketing and Social Media VolunteerThe role of Marketing and Social Media volunteer will be to assist the staff in promoting challenging perceptions, volunteering and other activities.

Clifton volunteersThe Clifton Community Arts Centre Ltd was set up in 2013 with the initial intention of redeveloping the Clifton Cinema. We are looking for volunteers to help redevelop then operate it as an 80-seat cinema and café bar.