Volunteer with Us

We are always looking for people who are keen to get involved with Emmaus Hull and East Riding.

Cleaner

It is important that we maintain the cleanliness of the building and we are always needing extra help. The role will involve general cleaning duties around The Orchard

Gardening

We have a grounds area that needs maintaining and also grow beds and a polytunnel with an opportunities to grow fresh produce. We are looking for people who enjoy gardening and who possibly might be able to teach companions about gardening techniques and processes

Befriender

Our companions are always in need of a little bit of extra support and company. We are looking for people who would like to spend time with companions on a social level. This could be organising pool tournaments in the community, social activities or something as simple as having a cup of tea and a chat.

Driver

A main part of our social enterprise is collecting and delivering items in our two vans. We are always in need of volunteer drivers to meet our collection and delivery demands. If you are interested in this role you must be over 25, been driving for 3 years and have a clean driving licence. You must also be able to carry heavy items and deal with customers on a face to face basis. Full manual handing training will be given.

Ebay Assistant

We have an active Ebay account selling goods on a national level. The role would involve monitoring the account, listing new items, arranging shipment of sold items, answering questions and ensuring the good reputation is maintained.

Social Media and Marketing Assistant

We are very active on social media and have a wide range of different marketing campaigns that we are always looking for help and support with. The role would involve helping with marketing campaigns and supporting social media activity.

Maintenance Worker

It is important that we keep the building and its contents maintained to a high level and minimise the spend connected with this. The role would involve completing odd jobs around the store and orchard. This could include painting, repairing items or structure work and any other handy jobs.

Outreach Worker

We are currently contracted by Hull & East Riding council to provide the rough sleeper outreach service. The role involved directly supporting rough sleepers by helping them find temporary accommodation, encouraging to attend health services, directing them to food provision and any other needs that they may have. Safeguarding and relevant training will be provided for this.

Café / Kitchen Assistant

We have a full catering kitchen and an operational café. We require support to help these function. The kitchen provides meals for the community on a daily basis and the café provides drinks and refreshments to the public Monday – Saturday. The role would involve food and drink preparation and Level 2 Food & Hygiene is required. We can support to provide this qualification.

Workshop Assistant

We have a functioning workshop that is used to renovate and refurbish furniture alongside creating new items to be sold in our superstore. Part of our business is to upcycle and resell. We are open to creative projects and are also looking for people who can support and train companions in this area.

Shop Floor Assistant

This role is public facing and requires someone who is comfortable speaking with the public. Keeping the shop floor clean and tidy, rearranging displays and supporting customers with questions and queries.

Till Assistant

This role is public facing and involves cash handling. We have an opportunity for someone to help on the till, serving customers and dealing with cash transactions.

Training Support

We are always on the look out for specialist training for our companions. If you have a skill or an area of expertise that you could share with companions we would love to hear from you. This could be life skills, English, Maths, IT, cooking or anything else that could benefit our companions.

We are growing fast so jump aboard.

All vacancies are advertised on www.do-it.org.uk or through Hull CVS Tel: 01482 324474 and ERVAS Tel: 01482 871077.

or download and complete a Volunteer Application Form

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Please return to: Emmaus Hull and East Riding , 32 – 33 Lockwood Street, HULL, HU2 0HJ