Guides are in need, and hoping that you will take a lead

Volunteer Centre Dacorum
Volunteer Centre Dacorum

A selection of the opportunities available this week through Volunteer Centre Dacorum.

Why not do something worthwhile with your spare time and make a real difference to the lives of young people?

Girlguiding is the leading charity for girls and young women in the UK.

They build girls’ confidence, raise their aspirations and offer a chance to discover their full potential.

Potten End’s guides urgently need a new unit guider to take over the running of this group in time for Christmas.

Other volunteer helpers are also needed for Chaulden guides, Boxmoor rainbows and Woodhall Farm rainbows.

If you have the desire to teach new skills and the resourcefulness to help with activities including craft, cooking, music and outdoor events, Girlguiding West Hertfordshire could have the role for you.Do you have an interest in fashion and designer brands and a little time to spare?

Rennie Grove Hospice Care needs enthusiastic volunteers for its retail and trading department based in Akeman Street, Tring.

This is a chance to help launch a new online shop and raise money for this home-grown charity.

The role involves sorting and selecting speciality items to be sold online as well as keeping the other shops supplied with good quality stock. Volunteers work in teams of two or three in a lively and friendly environment.

The right volunteer will be well organised and methodical with a reasonable level of fitness.

Paradise Furniture and Training need a volunteer van driver for its furniture recycling project.

The role involves loading and unloading the van and collecting and delivering furniture throughout Dacorum.

The driver will also keep the van topped up with fuel, make sure routine maintenance is up to date and fill in the necessary paperwork.

Volunteers should be 25 or over and have a clean driving licence.

To find out more visit the website or call 01442 247209