Latest Job and Volunteer Vacancies

Job Advert – Garden Centre Manager

We are looking for someone with a passion for retail, horticulture and the drive to lead this exciting new development.

The Role

You will be part of a small and friendly team, making an immediate difference to the most vulnerable and marginalised in our community. The role of Manager will be to oversee and manage all aspects of the Horticultural Social Enterprise and deliver to agreed targets and outcomes within budget.

About you

You will have a passion for horticulture and want to work for an organisation that strives to make a difference to people’s lives.

Closing Date: 23rd July 2019

Successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and will be asked to undertake C-Me Profiling, a behaviour profiling Tool.

Read the Job Description and download an Application Form.


Pathways Programme

Are you a good listener? Can you offer practical solutions to personal problems?

We’re looking for Volunteer Mentors to assist with our new Pathways Programme – four mentoring streams to support people to become empowered and independent.

Introductory meetings are taking place on a monthly rolling basis. If you are interested then please contact Caleb.


Bath Foodbank

Warehouse Operations Manager – Bath Foodbank requires a volunteer Warehouse Operations Manager to ensure the warehouse and van delivery operate as efficiently as possible. For more information, see the core responsibilities.

Foodbank Warehouse – We currently need two volunteers to assist at the Foodbank Warehouse in Batheaston. This involves sorting the donations that are picked up by the van team. Time commitment is Tuesdays 10am-12noon.

Manvers Street Foodbank – We’re looking for 3 people to help distribute food parcels at the main food bank distribution point. Time commitment is weekdays between 12noon – 2pm (if you can only work on certain days that is fine).

If you’re interested in any of these opportunities please contact Caleb.



Lifeline is a drop-in centre open Monday – Friday (10am-12pm) offering a hot breakfast, clothing, shower and wash facilities, as well as one-to-one support. Volunteers can greet and welcome visitors, hand out food and drinks and help with the clothing store.

We’re currently looking for volunteers at Lifeline. If you are interested please contact Caleb.


Life Skills

Are you computer literate? We’re looking for volunteers to support our clients to access online services such as email and job applications.

The time commitment is 2 hours between 10am-12pm on Monday/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday. If you are interested please contact Caleb.


Furniture Project 

The Furniture Project has been established in Bath for over 20 years. It provides affordable furniture and household goods to those on low income throughout the B&NES area, as well as collecting donated furniture no longer in use and restoring it.

We are currently seeking volunteers to help in our retail warehouse as well as on the vans, collecting donated household items and delivering purchased items. Read the Role Description.

If you are interested in volunteering with the Furniture Project please email the Furniture Project Manager.