We are looking for Football Volunteers to supervise the children playing in our 5-a-side cage from 3-6pm. The role basically involves sorting teams, refereeing and making sure everyone is playing in a positive and safe way. If you don’t have a DBS check, you’ll need to register for one. Understanding the rules of football is an optional extra.
Could you help us run fun workshops for children and young people? Do you have a skill, craft or passion that you would like to share on a one off or regular basis? We’re looking for children’s workshop facilitators to help us entertain and engage our young members. We see around 40 children age 3-16 […]
We are seeking volunteers with charity fundraising experience to help our core team get Akwaaba to a position of financial stability. Most of our funding comes from trusts and foundations, but we also raise money through community fundraising like sponsorships, crowdfunders and fundraising events. What we need help with Keeping our fundraising planner up to […]
We’re looking for experienced volunteer youth/children’s workers to help us plan, manage and take responsibility for the children’s sessions at Akwaaba. Each week two children’s supervisors plan, manage and take responsibility for the children’s session. Supervisors will need to co-supervise children’s sessions once a month and then help out as a children’s volunteer once a […]
We are seeking experienced yoga teachers to help facilitate our weekly yoga sessions. Yoga happens from 2.30-3.15 at Akwaaba on a drop-in basis. We normally have between 1 and 5 participants of all abilities/experiences. Classes are informal and conducted according to Akwaaba’s principles of inclusion and solidarity. Requirements: – professional insurance – experience of teaching […]
Sundays 2.30pm – 6.30pm Expected commitment: At least 2 sessions per month We are seeking English and Literacy volunteers to grown and develop our language project at Akwaaba. Every week we run drop-in English conversation and literacy classes at a range of levels for around 10-15 students. Classes are either one-to-one or in small groups […]
Shifts: 1pm – 5pm or 2 – 6.30pm Minimum commitment: 2 sessions per month The children’s volunteers work under the supervision of the children’s supervisor and are expected to help with the following: supervising the children, setting up and packing away the children’s area and specific activities, early years play-work, homework/literacy, and providing general support […]
Expected commitment: 2 Sunday sessions a month 1-4pm or 4-7pm Do you have computer maintenance skills that you could use in our sessions? We need volunteers to maintain our stock of laptops and printers – they are all second hand and often need tweeking to get them running properly. Computer volunteers also help people use […]
Sundays 11.30am-12.30pm We need volunteers with access to a car/cargo bike to help with food collections in the Stoke Newington area.
Do you speak Polish, Arabic, Turkish, Russian or Ukrainian? Some of our members struggle to communicate in English as well as having other vulnerabilities. We need volunteers to support them during our sessions including to access the activities that we offer. You would work directly with members of our community, making them feel relaxed and […]