Right now, for every young person we can help, there is another we can’t. By volunteering your time you will be helping us to support more young people with cancer every day.

You can use the tabs below to find the opportunities that are available in your area and, if you have already registered as a volunteer with us and anything takes your fancy email volunteers@teenagecancertrust.org to get involved.

If you haven't completed our volunteer registration form yet, please do so and we can keep you updated on volunteering news and opportunities via email. 

National Opportunities

Some of our opportunities are available in multiple regions across the UK, please see below to find out more about what's coming up! 

Nothing available that suits you right now? Sign up here and we’ll let you know when something comes up near you.

Current opportunities

General Volunteer Roles

It’s a wonderful opporunity for you to raise awareness of Teenage Cancer Trust's work in the local community, and have a great time volunteering with your friends, family and other Teenage Cancer Trust volunteers. Take a look at the role descriptions below and send us an email at volunteers@teenagecancertrust.org if you'd like to sign up and join the team!

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    Challenge Champion Role

    We are recruiting Challenge Champions to help us to increase our reach and engage the public about the exciting prospect of signing up to become a Teenage Cancer Trust volunteer at events being held in your area.

    You can help us raise awareness of Teenage Cancer Trust's activities and events in your local community. Take a look at the role description below and drop us an email at volunteers@teenagecancertrust.org if you'd like to sign up and join the team.

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  • London and Home Counties

    London is one of our busiest and most exciting places to volunteer. People like you have helped us raise money, celebrate in style at award ceremonies, and rock out at music events like our famous Royal Albert Hall concerts. We have new opportunities all the time and you definitely don’t want to miss out on the chance to get involved and make a difference!

    Whether you have an hour or a day to give, we have something for you. Take a look below at our current opportunities and get in touch.

    Nothing available that suits you right now? Sign up here and we’ll let you know when something comes up near you.

    Current opportunities

    London Landmarks Half Marathon 2019

    Join us at the London Landmarks Half Marathon on Sunday 24 March 2019 to cheer on and support our runners as they fundraise for us! There are several volunteering roles available, have a look at the role descriptions below and drop us an email volunteers@teenagecancertrust.org if you'd like to sign up and join the team. Please also send your t-shirt size and an adress we can send it too.

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    Virgin Money London Marathon Volunteering 2019

    This is your chance to volunteer to help motivate and support our legendary team of runners at the iconic London Marathon on Sunday 28 April 2019. We would love for you to be a legendary volunteer at the 2019 event. The atmosphere at this event is always incredible so why not join us and become a part of it? Not only will your enthusiasm help to motivate the runners, we guarantee you’ll have an amazing time!
     

    Check out the role descriptions in the links below and sign up to join Team Legend! The volunteer sign up form is within the role descriptions below if you have any questions about the roles please email volunteers@teenagecancertrust.org or call 0207 612 0370


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  • Virgin Money London Marathon 2019 Finish Line Post-Race Volunteer Role Description
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    Royal Albert Hall Volunteer

    Volunteer applications to join our Royal Albert Hall 2019 Volunteer Team are now closed. We had a very high level of interest this year and will launch applications for our 2020 shows in winter this year.

    South and South East

    We are always looking for amazing volunteers to help out at exciting events in the South and South East. Our volunteers have previously supported us at the world famous BMW PGA Golf Championships, cheered at the brilliant Brighton Marathon, and carried out research to support our work from home.

    Take a look at all of our current opportunities below! Nothing available that suits you right now? Sign up here and we’ll let you know when something comes up near you.

    Current opportunities

    There are no current opportunities to volunteer at the moment, but check back in the New Year for more opportunities in 2019!

    South West

    Did you know that Teenage Cancer Trust has two units in the South West supporting young people with cancer across the region? Our amazing volunteers help us to raise funds and awareness so we can continue this essential work.

    Whether you have an hour or a day to give, we have something for you. Take a look at our current opportunities below and get in touch.

    Nothing available that suits you right now? Sign up here and we’ll let you know when something comes up near you.

    Current opportunities

    Bath Half Marathon 2019

    Join us at the Bath Half Marathon on Sunday 17 March 2019 to cheer on and support our runners as they fundraise for us! There are several volunteering roles available, have a look at the role descriptions below and drop us an email volunteers@teenagecancertrust.org if you'd like to sign up and join the team. Please also send your t-shirt size and an adress we can send it too.


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  • Street Teams

    You can now support Teenage Cancer Trust in your local area by volunteering for a few hours every month at a time that suits you!

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  • Wales

    Our Welsh volunteers are brilliant at raising awareness and funds for young people with cancer, but we can always do more. Can you help us continue to make a difference by volunteering?

    Have a look at our current opportunities below and get in touch if there's something that interests you!

    Nothing available that suits you right now? Sign up here and we’ll let you know when something comes up near you.

    Current opportunities

    Teen Spirit Fundraising Group

    Pontypridd v Aberavon Bucket Boss Volunteer Bucket Collection

    Join us at Pontypridd V Aberavon on 12 January 2019 and be a bucket boss and collect donations from the public. Are you an enthusiastic volunteer who'd like to help raise funds through a bucket collection. It’s a wonderful opporunity for you to raise awareness of Teenage Cancer Trusts work in the local community, while collecting valuable funds to help support young people with cancer. Take a look at the role description below and drop us an email at volunteers@teenagecancertrust.org if you'd like to sign up and join the team.

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    We're looking for some amazing individuals to join our volunteer-led fundraising group in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan!

  • Volunteer Role Profile Teen Spirit Cardiff and The Vale 201617.pdf
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    Street Team

    You can now support Teenage Cancer Trust in your local area by volunteering for a few hours every month at a time that suits you!

  • Street Team - South Wales.pdf
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  • West Midlands and Central England

    From fun runs to festivals, volunteering in the West Midlands and Central England is getting more exciting all the time. Teenage Cancer Trust has a strong connection with communities across the region, with several cancer units to provide specialist care and support for young people with cancer.

    Whether you have an hour or a day to give, we have something for you. Take a look at our current opportunities below and get in touch.

    Nothing available that suits you right now? Sign up here and we’ll let you know when something comes up near you.

    Current opportunities


    There are no current opportunities for volunteering at the moment, please check in again soon!

    East Midlands and East Anglia

    From Bucket Bosses in Bedford to Challenge Event Cheerers in Colchester, Teenage Cancer Trust volunteers represent us across the East Mids and East Anglia. Want to join our amazing team? We're always looking for more incredible people to help out - take a look at the opportunities below!

    Nothing available that suits you right now? Sign up here and we’ll let you know when something comes up near you.

    Current opportunities

    There are no current opportunities to volunteer near you, but please check back in the New Year for opportunities in 2019!

    Yorkshire and the Humber

    All over Yorkshire, amazing people are doing incredible things to raise awareness and funds so that we can continue to support young people with cancer. From Skipton to Sheffield, our volunteers play a huge role in supporting our work – we’d love you to join them!

    We always have new opportunities coming up in the region so take a look below and see how you can become part of the team.

    Nothing available that suits you right now? Sign up here and we’ll let you know when something comes up near you.

    Current opportunities

    There are no current opportunities to volunteer at the moment, but check back in the New Year for more opportunities in 2019!

    North West

    Teenage Cancer Trust has not one, not two, but three units in the North West supporting young people with cancer. Our volunteers play a key role in raising funds and awareness to allow us to continue our vital work with young people with cancer. Can you help make a difference?

    We’d love to have you join us, so take a look below and, if anything takes your fancy, get in touch!

    Nothing available that suits you right now? Sign up here and we’ll let you know when something comes up near you.

    Current opportunities

    Aldi Chester 10km 2019

    Join us at the Aldi Chester 10km on Sunday 10 March 2019 to cheer on and support our runners as they fundraise for us! There is one volunteering roles available, have a look at the role descriptions below and drop us an email volunteers@teenagecancertrust.org if you'd like to sign up and join the team. Please also send your t-shirt size and an adress we can send it too.

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    Manchester Charity Fundraising Event Planning Volunteer

    Do you have experience planning events? We are looking for a small team of passionate and talented event organisers to plan the Manchester Charity Fundraising Ball 2019  to help us raise vital funds for young people with cancer. Discover more in the role description below and email volunteers@teenagecancertrust.org if you have any other questions at all and to apply. 

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  • Could you spare a few hours on a weekday evening between 11 and 14 February to be a Bucket Boss collector for us at the fun Young Voices Concerts? Please read the full role description below and sign up to volunteer at these events online today!

  • Manchester Young Voices Volunteer Role Profile.pdf
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  • Fundraising Group

    Want to get involved in fundraising in your local community? We have several local groups looking for incredible volunteers - take a look now! 

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  • Fundraising Group Member - Buckshaw Village.pdf
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  • North East and Cumbria

    Calling everyone in Cumbria and the North East! We want you to join our team and help raise awareness and vital funds for Teenage Cancer Trust to support our work. Whether you help out at the Glitz and Glam Ball or become a Bucket Boss at a carol concert, your impact will be incredible.

    Take a look at our current opportunities below. Nothing available that suits you right now? Sign up here and we’ll let you know when something comes up near you.

    Current opportunities

    Fundraising Group

    Want to get involved in fundraising in your local community? See which groups are looking for volunteers now!

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    Scotland

    Did you know we have four specialist units in Scotland, providing expert care and support to young people with cancer? Our amazing volunteers have helped raise bucketloads of funds and awareness, and we're always looking for new people to get involved!

    Want to lend your time and skills to Teenage Cancer Trust? Take a look at our current opportunities below!

    Nothing available that suits you right now? Sign up here and we’ll let you know when something comes up near you.

    Current opportunities

    There are no current opportunities in your area at the moment but please check back in the new year for volunteering opportunities in 2019!