New Volunteer Opportunities!

Please find below our latest volunteer opportunities. Please click on the links to register interest or find out more about each role.

To find more opportunites click here to search our new database of local volunteer opportunities 

Royal Voluntary Service

Social Centre Assistants, Focus Centre, Galashiels.

Social Centre Assistants Jedburgh and Yetholm

GirlGuiding Tweeed Valley

Girlguiding Leaders and Support Personnel

LGBT Youth Borders

Youth Work Assistants, Selkirk and Duns


Shaw Trust with Momentum Skills

Jobseeker Support Volunteer

Cornerstone Community Care, Galashiels

Group Activity Enabler 


PDSA - Galashiels Charity Shop

Van Assistants

Visual Merchandising Assistants

Stockroom Assistants

Customer Service Assistants

 Administration Assistant 

Whitmuir Community Farm, West Linton, Tweeddale

Community Growers

Plant and Rant Volunteers

Special Event Volunteers

Tweeddale Thrift Shop, Innerleithen

Shop Volunteers

Chisholme Institute, Hawick

Garden and Kitchen Volunteers.

Scottish Rural Action

Online Forum Volunteer Moderators.

Veterans First Point

Volunteer Befriender

Roxburgh & Berwickshire Citizens Advice Bureau

Volunteer Advisors - Hawick, Duns, Kelso and Eyemouth

Youth Volunteers Hawick, Duns, Kelso and Eyemouth

Borders College, Galashiels

Meal Makers, Borders Wide

Meal Makers (Volunteer Cooks)

The Dippers – Volunteer Drivers

Volunteer Drivers required to take members from their homes in Galashiels, Earlston and Coldstream to Kelso Swimming Pool.

Cheviot Youth – Activity Leader

To help lead Ancrum Youth Club in activities/events on a Thursday evening. Any skills can be relevant to expanding the range of projects arranged.

 Independent Custody Visiting Scotland SPA - Independent Custody Volunteer Visitors

Independent custody visitors are members of the local community who visit police stations unannounced to check on the treatment of detainees held in custody. Borders wide opportunity.

RSPB – Pin Badge Volunteers

Help raise funds for the RSPB by placing and check pin badge boxes in your local community, banking money raised and ordering new stock as required.

The Abbotsford Trust- Various roles available at Abbotsford House, Melrose

Gardening Assistant 
Visitor Services Assistant 
Room Steward 
Guide (European Languages) 

Fertility Network Scotland – Various roles available Borders wide

Fertility Network Scotland are looking to increase their volunteer network across Scotland and in particular areas such as the Borders region. Some of their voluntary roles involve peer support therefore more suited to those who have experience of fertility issues. Other roles are more general such as Student and General volunteers.
General Volunteer 
Local Contact Volunteer 
Support Group Volunteer
Main Contact Volunteer 
Student Ambassador Volunteer

Board Members – Waverley Housing Association

Being a Board Member of Waverley Housing will provide you with the opportunity to make a major contribution to improving housing for tenants and helping the local communities across the central Scottish Borders to thrive.

Volunteer Drivers – Teviot Wheels (Roxburghshire)

Teviot Wheels urgently need local volunteer drivers to help the elderly and disabled get out and about.

Vehicles are based at locations in Jedburgh, Hawick and Kelso.