CLOSING DATE: Ongoing LOCATION: Greenwich TYPE: Volunteer

Do you love being active and like getting out and about? Are you physically fit and have knowledge of manual handling techniques? We’re looking for volunteers to help collect and deliver items for Emmaus Greenwich. If you have time to spare and want to help grow a homelessness charity, then we want to hear from you.

Main duties

  • 🚛 Manual handling
  • 🚛 Customer service
  • 🚛Safely loading and unloading the van
  • 🚛Completing paperwork for collections and deliveries
  • 🚛Processing and warehousing the collected items.

Skills and experience needed

  • 👐Experience of manual handling
  • 👐Van crew experience desirable
  • 👐Knowledge of health and safety procedures
  • 👐Team work, customer service and problem-solving skills
  • 👐Highly motivated, enthusiastic and a positive, can do attitude.

Time commitment

⏰ We are looking for volunteers who can commit a minimum of one day per week (9:30am-4pm). The days will need to fall between Monday and Saturday, but we can be flexible in terms of what day(s) these will be.

Training, support and benefits:

  • 💚As an Emmaus volunteer you will be given a full induction when you start
  • 💚A staff member and companion will support you throughout your time as a volunteer
  • 💚We will offer you an opportunity to develop your skills and experience for a worthwhile cause
  • 💚We will look to provide further training where possible
  • 💚We will provide you with dinner and travel expenses on the days that you volunteer


So if you would like to get involved as a van crew volunteer with Emmaus Greenwich, please fill in our online Volunteer Form.