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

Dobbies National Events Volunteer

Looking for an exciting new opportunity to get involved in? Join our team for a few hours in October or November to support our fundraising efforts at your local Dobbies Garden Centre!

You'll be supporting a national fundraising drive by welcoming guests and selling tickets and other treats in store. There are four different events to choose from - take a look at the role description to find out more information about dates and events, then sign up online

  • Dobbies National Events RD PDF.pdf
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  • Generic 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!

  • Challenge Volunteer - Generic Role Description
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  • Fundraisng Volunteer - Generic Role Description
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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.

  • Challenge Champion Role Description
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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

    Marylebone Light Switch On Event Volunteer/Bucket Bosses

    Join us at Marylebone High Street on Wednesday 14 November 2018. You could be an event volunteer helping out the organisers with ad hoc jobs around the stage area, Santa's Grotto and collection areas. Or be a bucket boss by collecting donations from the public.

    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.

  • Marylebone Light Switch On Event Volunteer/Bucket Boss Role Description
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  • Headmasters Awards Ceremony

    Join us at the Headmaster Award Ceremoney on Tuesday 9 January 2018 from approximately 6:30pm – 8:30pm at the Battersea Evolution, Battersea Park, London, SW11 4NJ and be an event volunteer helping out the event organisers with ad hoc jobs including selling raffle tickets during the awards ceremony. Be a friendly face of the charity and engage Headmasters staff with the work of Teenage Cancer Trust. It’s a wonderful opporunity for you to raise awareness of Teenage Cancer Trusts work in the 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

  • Headmasters Award Night 2018
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    Dobbies Collections

    Please see our 'National' tab for information on Dobbies events in October and November 2018


    Young Voices Concerts 2019

    Could you spare a few hours on a weekday evening between 28 January to 5 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!

  • London Young Voices 2019 Volunteer Role Profile.pdf
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    Royal Albert Hall Volunteer

    We will be launching our volunteering roles for the Royal Albert Hall 2019 gigs in December 2018. Please check back on our website and on our social media for more information.

    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

    Dobbies Collections

    Please see our 'National' tab for information on Dobbies events in October and November 2018

  • Great South Run Cheering Squad 2018 Role Description.pdf
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  • 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

    Dobbies Collections

    Please see our 'National' tab for information on Dobbies events in October and November 2018

    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!

  • Street Team - South West - Bristol
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  • Street Team - South West - Bath.pdf
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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

    Dobbies Collections

    Please see our 'National' tab for information on Dobbies events in October and November 2018

    Teen Spirit Fundraising Group

    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

    Dobbies Collections

    Please see our 'National' tab for information on Dobbies events in October and November 2018

     
    Dobbie's Atherstone Bucket Boss Collection December

    Are you an enthusiastic volunteer who can make connections with members of the public? Want to help us raise vital funds through a bucket collection? Become a Bucket Boss and join us at Dobbie's Atherstone in Warwickshire across the August Bank Holiday weekend 2018!

    It’s a wonderful opporunity for you to raise awareness of Teenage Cancer Trust's work in the local community, while collecting valuable funds to help us 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 take part.

  • Dobbie's Atherstone Bucket Boss Role Description
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  • Dobbie's Atherstone Bucket Boss Role Description.pdf
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  • Young Voices Concerts 2019

    Could you spare a few hours on a weekday evening between 17 January and 25 January 2019 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!

  • Birmingham Young Voices 2019 Volunteer Role Profile.pdf
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  • 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

    Dobbies Collections

    Please see our 'National' tab for information on Dobbies events in October and November 2018

    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

    Dobbies Collections

    Please see our 'National' tab for information on Dobbies events in October and November 2018
     

    Young Voices Concerts 2019

    Could you spare a few hours on a weekday evening between 8 to 15 January 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!

  • Sheffield Young Voices 2019 Volunteer Role Profile.pdf
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  • 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

    Manchester Charity Fundraising Ball 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 2018 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. 

  • Charity Ball Event Volunteer Manchester Role Profile.pdf
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  • Community Fundraising Speaker Volunteer North West

    Do you have a passion for public speaking and promoting the work of Teenage Cancer Trust? We are looking for passionate volunteers confident with public speaking to deliver talks on behalf of Teenage Cancer Trust in 2019 and are recruiting now. Please read the role description below and contact volunteers@teenagecancertrust.org to apply

  • Community Fundraising Speaker Volunteer.pdf
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  • Young Voices Concerts 2019

    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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    Dobbies Collections

    Please see our 'National' tab for information on Dobbies events in October and November 2018

    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! 

  • Fundraising Group Member - Liverpool.pdf
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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

    Dobbies Collections

    Please see our 'National' tab for information on Dobbies events in October and November 2018

    Fundraising Group

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

  • Fundraising Group Member - Kendal.pdf
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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

    Dobbies Collections

    Please see our 'National' tab for information on Dobbies events in October and November 2018