The vTeam is for everyone who is interested in volunteering. Get involved today... Whether you have volunteered all your life, or just want to try it out: we run many different projects throughout the year that you can join.And if you can't find what you are looking for, you can always suggest a project to us and we will help you start your own!
Membership is free, but for now sign up to our newsletter to stay up-to-date with our activities.
If you have any questions, queries, ideas, don't hesitate to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
There are a few people you are bound to encounter at some point after you have joined the vTeam. These people are here to help and support you to be part of something amazing!
He is the permanent member of staff working for the SU since 2009. He oversees vTeam and Societies
Is a permanent member of SU staff who coordinates the smooth running of vTeam.
Responsible for all branding aspects of vTeam and how it's presented in media.
Is responsible for all communications with students. She'll be replying to your emails, tweets, messages etc.
Manages 8 of the regular projects, including Allotment,Politics and Money Mind.
Manages the other 8 vTeam regular projects including Golden Age, Small World and Numbers.
Is the first point of contact for all one-off projects. Whether you want to come along or have a new idea, she is your girl!
As our mission, we want to:
• Give you variety of projects to choose from
• Help you become more creative and help you develop through our projects
• Ensure that projects are creative and original
• For you to get extra skills and experience through volunteering
Our vision is to:
• Projects run by students both on Colchester & Southend campuses as well as outside
• Link students, local organisations and community groups together
• Offer help in all areas of an individual’s project
• Recognise the change students make through volunteering
• Make volunteering fun and enjoyable for everyone