Volunteer with Changing Lives

Volunteering is a rewarding way to spend your spare time. By volunteering for Changing Lives, you’ll be joining a network of life-changers, all working together to empower people to change their lives for the better. You’ll be made to feel very welcome and part of the bigger picture.

Volunteering Roles

Here is a list of our current volunteering opportunities. If you are interested in any of the roles or would like to find out more, contact our National Volunteer Manager Sead Masic at sead.masic@changing-lives.org.uk.

You can either fill in the online application form, download the form and email it to us, or print out and post it to the address on the form. Please note that our volunteering vacancies are subject to change. We ask volunteers to apply with an understanding that there may be a different range of roles available when their application / recruitment process is complete.

Volunteer appointment is subject to satisfactory DBS clearance at the appropriate level.

Position Location
Volunteer Asset Coach North-East Projects (across Newcastle, Gateshead, South Shields, Co. Durham and Northumberland)
Volunteer Counsellor Northumberland and North Tyneside
Assessment Support Volunteer York
Homeless Health Navigator Volunteer Sunderland
Administration Volunteer North Shields
Volunteer Programme Assistant Willenhall
Handyperson Volunteer Newcastle upon Tyne
Maintenance Volunteer Widnes
Volunteer Activities Organiser Newcastle
Rough Sleeper Drop-In Volunteer Durham City and all surrounding areas of Co. Durham
Art Workshop Volunteer York
Till Operator/Shop Assistant Volunteer Gateshead
Food Service Volunteer York
Homeless Support Volunteer North Tyneside and Northumberland
Van Driver Volunteer Gateshead
Maintenance Volunteer South Shields
Volunteer Activities Organiser Blyth, NE24 1LX
Gardening Volunteer Blyth, NE24 1LX
Dispersed Property Volunteer Blyth, NE24 1LX
Childcare Assistant Doncaster
Reception Volunteer York
Volunteer Barber/Hairdresser York
Walking Group Leader Volunteer Wearside
Volunteer Fundraiser Doncaster
Maintenance Volunteer Gateshead
Maintenance Volunteer Blyth
Gardening Volunteer Newcastle
Kitchen Volunteer Chester le Street
Gardening Volunteer Chester le Street
Fundraising Volunteer Chester le Street
Reception Volunteer Chester le Street
Allotment Volunteer North Shields
Warehouse Operative Furniture Store, Westerhope
Warehouse Assistant – Fareshare Westerhope
Driver for Fareshare Westerhope
Drivers Assistant – Fareshare Westerhope
Volunteer Administrator Furniture Store, Westerhope
Volunteer Driver Furniture Store, Westerhope
Driver’s Mate Furniture Store, Westerhope
Gumtree/Social Media Volunteer Furniture Store, Westerhope
Volunteer Sales Assistant Furniture Store, Westerhope
Project Support Volunteer Blyth
Homeless Veteran Service Placement Volunteer Northumberland
  • Thank you to Changing Lives for lighting my volunteering spark! Because of you I now have 18 months of experience and it’s taking me places.

Apply to volunteer online

To apply for a volunteering position, please fill in our online application form.

Apply now