Volunteer with Missing People

 

“I would tell anyone thinking about volunteering for Missing People that it is the most rewarding thing I have ever done. You really feel like you are making a difference. The training, support and  encouragement the charity offers all their volunteers is brilliant. I cannot speak highly enough about this amazing charity!”

Current Opportunities

Contact us

Telephone: 020 8392 4590
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Post: Missing People Volunteering, Roebuck House, 284 Upper Richmond Road West, London SW14 7JE

 

Helpline Volunteer

What you'd be doing

You would be offering vital emotional and practical support to people who are away from home and their loved ones who are left behind. 

Qualities/Experience/Skills needed

  • No prior helpline experience required
  • Good communication, empathetic and non-judgemental
  • Interest in learning more about the issue of 'missing' and passionate about supporting vulnerable people
  • Comfortable using computers

What this role can offer you

  • A rewarding, humbling and unique volunteering experience where you can make a real difference
  • Utilise your existing skills, or learn new ones, in communication and supporting vulnerable people
  • Become part of our lovely team of fellow volunteers and staff
  • Full training for the role will be provided, as well as opportunities for further training to develop your skills and knowledge

Location and availability

  • Central office in south west London - SW14 7JE
  • One four hour shift each week on a Saturday or Sunday at 10:00 - 14:00, 14:00 - 18:00 or 18:00 - 22:00
  • We need volunteers to commit to this role for 12 months

If you would like to apply, please do so by Friday 6th April 2018

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