Youth Volunteering

Are you a young person looking to give your time to volunteering? 

Volunteering Barnet can help find an opportunity which suits you.

How to register with us

If you are over the age of 16 you will be able to sign up to our volunteering database. Once registered you can search across all the volunteering roles we offer, filtering as required and applying to any you are interested in.  
Our volunteer database  is updated frequently with new opportunities so it is worth checking regularly to find a role that is right for you. 

Click here to register

Opportunities for Young People

At Volunteering Barnet, we are able to support you, or your child, with finding volunteering opportunities which work alongside school, college and university schedules. 

Our most common volunteering opportunities for young people include: 

  • Charity Shop Volunteers 
  • Library Volunteers 
  • Sports Coaching Volunteers 
  • Befriending Volunteers 
  • Holiday Activity Volunteers 
  • Event Volunteers

(These are subject to change) 

To view all of our current volunteering opportunities for those Under 18 click here

Volunteering for 14+ & Duke of Edinburgh

Volunteering Barnet primarily supports volunteers aged 16 and over but is able to offer advice to those aged 14+ looking for volunteering opportunities. On occasion we will have volunteering placements available for those aged between 14-16 so please get in touch with us directly if you are looking for this. 

The Duke of Edinburgh Award (DofE) has a useful website page detailing volunteering ideas and national charities which accept volunteers under 16. Click here to find out more
The DofE website also provides a volunteering opportunity finder to support you with identifying a placement for your award, you can search their website by clicking here

Get in touch

If you are a young person or parent and would like support or advice with finding a volunteering opportunity, please get in touch with the Volunteering Barnet Team

Email or call 0300 365 9960

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