Volunteer Opportunities

The variety of ways in which volunteers can support Gawsworth Hub mean that there is an opportunity for everyone. Our volunteers enjoy the social aspect of their involvement, meeting others and making lifelong friends. Over 30% of our volunteers have been part of our team for over 10 years!

Current opportunities

Shop  (assisting on the till or the deli counter)

Various lunchtime and afternoon opportunities to help in the shop,

either 10.30am – 1.30  or 1.30pm – 4.15pm.

Weekend opportunities 

7.15am – 10.00am and 10am – 12.30pm


Helping with café services, preparing and serving light refreshments– hours to suit

Community activities champions

Are you able to champion a community event e.g. a craft club, special interest group? We welcome your ideas, please contact our Community Activities manager Janet Keates by email to Janet

Board roles

We currently have a vacancy for a Communications Coordinator to manage and take responsibility for all external communications activities undertaken by the Society. Board meetings are held eight times per year, usually on a Wednesday evening. The Communications Coordinator role will be supported by volunteers who will undertake specific activities under the guidance of the role holder. A full role description is available on request.

As a result of Board rotation, in  June 2022 there will be vacancy for the role of Company Secretary to manage and be responsible for the administrative functioning of the Society, ensuring compliance with its rules. . A full role description is available on request.

Induction training and ongoing support is available to all volunteers.  Gawsworth Hub  recognises the significant and valuable role that volunteers have in creating, implementing, and delivering our services and believes that volunteering should be a worthwhile and rewarding experience for volunteers. We hope that volunteers will enjoy their involvement and gain from it in terms of their own personal objectives.

For details of our volunteer policy click here.

For further information on any of the above roles, please ask in the Hub or contact Daryl Williams by email to volunteering or phone 07967 408865.

If you are interested in volunteering at Gawsworth Hub or would like more information, please telephone 07967 408865 or email volunteering

Link to volunteer registration form