Walking Group Volunteer

  • Location: Lewisham
  • Closing Date: 01/12/2023

It’s fantastic that you’d like to find out more about volunteering at St Mungo’s. Do you enjoy getting out in the great outdoors? Are you energetic and motivated? If so, this role may be a good fit for you! As a Walking Group volunteer, you will facilitate regular walking group sessions for our residents, guided by St Mungo’s values. This will involve engaging with our clients, discovering what places they would like to visit, leading the walk alongside staff, planning the itinerary (map reading skills are a bonus!), making posters, and using your natural enthusiasm to encourage clients to join you.
We are looking for someone who can help our residents open up at their own pace, focusing on their strengths and using a creative approach to meet our client’s needs. Apply now to support our client’s in their recovery journey!

Please see all locations and the time commitments we are currently recruiting for in this role:

  • Lewisham- Mondays, 1.5-2 hours, 1 shift per fortnight (Ideally Monday afternoon, but can be flexible)

The attached role description will give you more information on the type of tasks you’ll be undertaking in this role as well as the support you’ll get from us in return.

Recruitment for this role may be closed earlier depending on the volume of applications we receive.

Things to remember:

– Please look at the time commitments and locations required for this role and be sure you are able to commit. All of our roles require a 6 month commitment.
– A DBS check will be carried out for this role.
– Please make sure you have read our Frequently Asked Questions here for new volunteer applicants


Role description