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Youth ‘Back Care’ Ambassadors

Are you looking for some Health Science related experience? This placement would be to support senior citizens with simple optimum posture and seating awareness to promote optimum health and well-being.

 
SVW: Golden Age session 2

When? 23nd February, Friday, 10:00AM-11:00AM

 
SVW Special: Junior Park Run

Come along to Castle park with us and help to marshal Junior Park Run. Fun is guaranteed!
When? Sunday, 18th February, 8AM-10AM

 
SVW Special: Shelley Riding Centre

Do you like being surrounded by animals? Join us at Shelley Riding Centre
When? Monday, 19th February 9AM-3PM

 
SVW Special: French's Care Farm

Do you like being surrounded by animals? Join us at French`Care Farm!
When? Tuesday, 20th February, 9AM-3PM

 
SVW Special: French's Care Farm II

Do you like being surrounded by animals? Join us at French`Care Farm!
When? Wednesday, 21st February, 9AM-3PM

 
SVW: Junior Special with Iceni Academy

When? 21st February, Wednesday, 1:30PM-2:30PM

 
SVW: Boat Restoration Workshop

When? Thursday, 22th February 10:30AM-4PM

 
SVW: Time travellers

When? 22nd February, Thursday, 12:25PM-12:55PM

 
SVW: Einstein session 2

When? 22nd February, Thursday, 12:40PM-1:10PM

 
SVW: Teaching assistants

When? 22nd February, Thursday, 1:30PM-3:00PM

 
SVW: Golden age

When? 22nd February, Thursday, 2:30PM-3:30PM

 
SVW: Lingo session 2

When? Wednesday, 21st February, 1:50PM-2:50PM

 
SVW Special: Come and Try

When? 21st February, Wednesday, 2:00PM-3:00PM

 
SVW: Lingo session 3

When? 23rd February, Friday, 12:50PM-2:50PM

 
SVW: Global Voices session 2

When? 23rd February, Friday, 1:10PM-3:00PM

 
SVW: Origami session 2

When? 22nd February, Thursday, 3:00PM-4:00PM

 
SVW: Music session 2

When? 22nd February, Thursday, 3:00PM-4:00PM

 
SVW: Art club session 2

When? 22nd February, Thursday, 3:00PM-4:00PM

 
Coding Club session 3

When? 22nd February, Thursday, 3:10PM-4:10PM

 
SVW: Music session 1

When? 21st February, Wednesday,3PM-4PM

 
SVW: Global Voices session 1

When? 21st February, Wednesday, 3PM-4PM

 
SVW: Money Mind

When? 21st February, Wednesday, 3PM-4PM

 
SVW: Photography

When? 21st February, Wednesday, 3:10PM-4:10PM

 
SVW: Allotment

When? 21st February, Wednesday, 3:10PM-4:10PM

 
SVW: Origami session 1

When? 21st February, Wednesday, 3:15PM-4:15PM

 
SVW: Coding Club session 2

When? 21st February, Wednesday, 3:15PM-4:15PM

 
SVW: Art Club session 1

When? Tuesday, 20th February,12:25PM-12:55PM, 2PM-4PM;

 
SVW: Lingo session 1

When? Tuesday, 20th February, 3PM-4PM

 
SVW: Programming Support Class session 1

When? Tuesday, 20th February, 6PM-8PM

 
SVW: Numbers

When? Monday, 19th February, 11.00AM-12.15PM

 
SVW: Einstein session 1

When? Monday 19th February, 3:10PM-4:10PM

 
SVW: Film Club

When? 21st February, Wednesday, 5:00PM-7:00PM

 
SVW Special: Employability Skills Session

When? 21st February, Wednesday, 5:00PM-7:00PM

 
SVW: Programming Support Class session 2

When? 22nd February, Thursday, 6:00PM-8:00PM

 
SVW Special: Volunteering for the Future

When? 22nd February, Thursday, 6:00PM-8:00PM

 
SVW: Painting at Signals Media Centre
students painting

Have an interest in film and media? Here's your chance to ask the people at Signals what they do and what the industry's like. Plus, you'll get to meet amazing people and have a fun, engaging afternoon. Win-win :)
When? Friday, 23rd February 9:30AM - 4PM

 
SVW Special: Fordham Heath II

When? 24th February, Saturday, 9:00AM-3:00PM

 
SVW: PAINTING AT EMMAUS CENTRE

We know how much you love painting! Let's finish Student Volunteering Week with a Bang!!!
When? Sunday, 25th February 10:30AM-4PM

 
River Clear Up

Want to get involved in a national campaign? This litterpick is a part of Keep Britain Tidy Campaign
When? Sunday, 4th March 10:00-14:00

 
Big Spring Clean 2018

Come along for our annual litter pick in the local community!
When? Wednesday, 7th March 12:00-16:00

 
Art out of trash project
volunteers happy

Like the environment? We do too! That's why we want to share that with the young people of Wivenhoe! We'll go do some litter picking to have the raw materials then we'll make a sculpture out of it!
When? Saturday, 10th March, 10AM - 4PM

 
Holi Festival at Firstsite

Want to be a part of big Holi celebration in the local community?
Why not spare a few hours and help marshal the event!
When? Saturday, 10th March 12:00-16:00

 
Painting at First Stop Centre

Are you ready for another painting project? We're going to Braintree this time!
When? March, 11th March 9:30AM - 4:30PM

 
Colchester Half Marathon

Colchester Half Marathon is back! And once again, we are here to support this fantastic event that brings the community together. We need all the help we can get and a large number of volunteer to help marshal the event. When? Sunday, 17th March, 7:30AM-12:00PM

 
French's Care Farm March visit

Do you like being surrounded by animals? Join us at French`Care Farm!
When? Saturday, 17th March, 9AM-2PM

 
SU Food Collection

Help us collect donations or Colchester Foodbank
When? Monday, 19th March, 12PM-2PM

 
SU Food Collection II

Help us collect donations or Colchester Foodbank
When? Tuesday, 20th March, 12PM-2PM

 
SU Food Collection III

Help us collect donations or Colchester Foodbank
When? Wednesday, 21th March, 12PM-2PM

 
SU Food Collection IV

Help us collect donations or Colchester Foodbank
When? Thursday, 22nd March, 12PM-2PM

 
SU Food Collection V

Help us collect donations or Colchester Foodbank
When? Friday, 23rd March, 12PM-2PM

 
Major Incident Exercise

Can you support St John LINKS Society run their Major Incident Exercise and pretend to be their casualty? When? Saturday, 24th March, 11AM-7PM

 
Conference Volunteer

Language and Linguistics Department need your help for their EGCL conference. When? Monday, 26th March, 11AM-5PM

 
World War I 100th anniversary tea dance
happy volunteers

Celebrate 100 years since the end of WW1 in the Moot Hall of the Town Hall at this fabulous tea dance.
When? Saturday, 21st April 10AM - 4PM

 
Colchester Zoo WOW Volunteer

Want to help run the best Zoo of the UK, Colchester Zoo? Apply now!

 
Allotment

WHEN? Monday 3:15PM-4:15PM / Thursday 1:15PM-3:15PM
Want to work with children and teach them about seasons/gardening and looking after plants? Then this project is for you!

 
Animal Protection Project

When? Saturdays 10:30-15:00
This project is led by Animal Protection Society, they visit Colchester Cat Rescue every week to help them keep the place clean and tidy. Not a member of APS? No problem! Everyone is welcome

 
Art Club

WHEN? Tuesday15:20-16:15 / Wednesday 9:45-10:45 / Thursday 15:00pm-16:00
Are you creative and don't mind getting covered in glue/paint/glitter and gold? Then make sure you join Art Club!

 
Coding Club

WHEN? Monday 15:00-16:00 /Tuesday 15:00-16:00/ Wednesday 15:15-16:15
Want to teach kids how to code? We visit locals schools and use Python to programme. You don't have to be a pro to get involved!

 
Dedicated Volunteer Service

WHEN? Various times
This project assists our students with disabilities during social events as well as with some day to day activities

 
Einstein Project

WHEN? Monday 15:00pm-16:00pm / Wednesday 15:00pm-16:00pm / Thursday 15:20pm-16:20pm
Love working with children? Want to run fun experiments using simple house hold items? Then Einstein is for you!

 
Film Club

WHEN? Monday 15:15-16:15 / Wednesday 15:15pm-16:15/ Wednesday 17:00-19:00
Are you a film fanatic? Do you like working with children? Want to teach them about quality film production and cinematography? Then Film Club is for you!

 
Global Voices

WHEN? Monday 14:00-15:00 / Wednesday 15:00-16:00 / Thursday 15:00-16:00
Do you speak a foreign language? Why not go to a local school and teach kids your language, culture and traditions!

 
Golden Age

When? Thursday 2.30PM-3.30PM / Friday 10.00AM-11.00AM
Great opportunity to socialise with local elderly resident and do something good. Expect bingo, card games, story telling and lots of fun

 
Lingo

When? Wed 13:00 - 15:30 French and German /Wed 14:15 - 16:30 Spanish
/Fri 12:00 - 15:30 French, German and Spanish

Do you speak Spanish, French or German? Want to help 11-16 year olds learn languages? Then join Lingo, local schools need your help!

 
Lend A Hand

WHEN? Sunday 12:00-14:00
You can help out a group of people from a disadvantaged background to improve their IT skills, communications skills and lots more!

 
Money Mind

When? TBC
Do you want to teach children financial awareness in a fun and interactive way? Then Money Mind needs you!

 
Music Club

When? Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Can you play an instrument or sing? Do you want to teach someone how to do that too? Join Music Club!

 
Numbers

When? Monday 11:00-12:15
Do you like Maths? Do you want to make it more fun and engaging for children at school to learn Maths? You should join Numbers!

 
Origami

When? Tuesday 15:20-16:20 /Thursday 15:10-16:00
Want to teach children how to do Origami and the culture of this beautiful art? Then get involved in Origami Project (you don't need to be a pro!)

 
Photography

When? Wednesday 2PM-3PM
Are you good with a camera? Do you want to teach young children how to take photos and make the most of it? Join Photography Club

 
Polish Speakers

WHEN? TBC
Do you speak Polish? Do you enjoy working with children and want to help them get used to the new surroundings easier? Then Polish Speakers Project needs you!

 
Programming Support Class

WHEN? Tuesday 18:00-20:00 / Thursday 18:00-20:00
Are you good at coding? Do you want to learn something new and teach someone how to programme better? PSC needs you!

 
Refugee Teaching Programme

When? Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays 10am-12pm & 12:30pm-2:30pm
We work together with Essex Integration to help teach English to local refugees. If you want to get involved in this fantastic cause, apply now

 
Street Law

When? TBC
Are you passionate about Law and want to share your knoweledge? Want to practise your public speaking skills? Are you studying Law? Then join Street Law!

 
Teaching Assistants

When? Thursday 13:30-15:00
Looking for some teaching experience? Want to find out what it's like to be in a classroom? Then TA's is here to help you!

 
Time Travellers

When? Wednesday 15:00-16:00/ Thursday 15:20-16:20
Are you a History buff? Do you want to teach children in a fun and interactive manner? Join Time Travellers!

 
Trampolining

When? TBC
If you are a keen trampoliner and enjoy working with children then you should join this project!

 
World Matters

When? Wednesday 15:00-16:00
Do you like discussing latest politics/ trends/ global issues? How about taking into classrooms of Colchester and educating young children? World Matters is one of a kind project that needs you!