volunteering

  • Gain experience to help with employment opportunities

  • Develop new skills

  • Practise and share skills you already have.

  • Meet new people and make friends

  • Support the charity

  • Enjoy being a part of the Arts, Culture, Heritage and Wellbeing Community

interested in volunteering

We can offer flexibility around time commitment and duties. We aim to make sure that opportunities inspire and benefit those taking part, as much as providing benefit to 'The Hearth'.

Volunteers help to ensure that 'The Hearth' remains a long-term community asset and are vital to our team. 

training provided

  • Administration

  • Arts and Craft, technical training dependent on role

  • Finances

  • Fundraising

  • Health & safety

  • Hospitality and working with the public

other volunteer roles

There are possibilities for other roles, so please contact us if you have a suggestion by clicking on become a volunteer or  contact our Volunteer Co-ordinator directly:
E: office@thehearth.co.uk

 

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evening events & gigs

Volunteers to act as Ushers, provide technical support, run the bar and clear everything away at the end of the night. To help ensure the Gig runs smoothly from start to finish.  We especially welcome volunteers with experience in using audio  equipment

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film club event

Act as an Usher and provide technical support in setting up the audio visual equipment. Arranging tables and chairs, serve refreshments, run the bar and clear up after the film screening. To help ensure the event runs smoothly from start to finish.  

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art & craft fairs

Support front of house and welcome visitors to The Hearth.  Help stall holders and resident artists and makers to set up stalls and pack away items securely.  Count visitors, collect feedback and inform them about our activities and up coming events and activities. 

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gardening maintainance

Do you have an interest or background in gardening.  There are possibilities to develop the small garden as well as maintaining the existing back and front gardens.

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handyperson

Suitable for someone living locally who can be called upon when there's an issue with the building or a repair to be organised. A building or maintenance background would be useful.

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administration

Are you interested in Arts Administration?  Be introduced to the role and support our Administrator, Ali Wilkes

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community crafts

Volunteers to act as Ushers, provide technical support, run the bar and clear everything away at the end of the night. To help ensure the Gig runs smoothly from start to finish.  We especially welcome volunteers with experience in using audio  equipment