Volunteering opportunities at Beith Trust

Here at Beith Trust we embrace new faces, welcome new individuals and encourage them to become a member of our team! With a wide range of  volunteering opportunities that come with both mental and physical benefits.  Such as:

  • Volunteering helps counteract the effects of stress, anger, and anxiety. …
  • Volunteering combats depression. …
  • Volunteering makes you happy. …
  • Volunteering increases self-confidence. …
  • Volunteering provides a sense of purpose. ..
  • Volunteering helps you stay physically healthy…

Would you like to take part in some of the many fun activities here in Beith whilst also gain great transferable skills, references and memories at the same time?

We would love to hear from you if you have a an hour or two a week that you would like to share with your community and show off your skills and abilities.  There are many opportunities and projects that would really benefit from your help.  So if any of the roles listed below fit with what you are looking for, are interested in, or want to learn more about – let us know!  We offer great training opportunities in return, including REHIS certificates, First Aid, Health & Safety, and Mindfulness courses.

DEN BUILDING EXPERT

Min commitment 10 hours in July 2017. Fancy yourself an expert with DIY and think

you could help children to build dens?  We have an exciting project coming up this

summer which needs extra pairs of hands to assist with giving out tools and helping to

oversee participants.

HOSPITALITY

6 hours per month. 2 x Fridays 11am to 2pm to assist with Vintage Tea Parties.

This would involve serving tea, coffee and light lunches to customers, and helping with the

set up and clearing up of these activities both in Kilbirnie and Beith. And/or 2 to 3 hours a week.

Afternoons only to help set up refreshments for evening classes. There are also opportunities to assist

with our kitchen sessions, helping to prepare soup and scones weekly.

GARDENING

Min commitment 3 hours per month. Are you green fingered but looking for more projects to

grow your skills and share your enthusiasm with others to help them get started in small scale

gardening activities?  Get in touch so we can discuss with you how you could share your knowledge

and inspire others in the community.

YOUTH WORK : KIDS ACTIVITIES LEADERS

Min commitment 4 hours per week. Are you in teacher training college, or maybe already have experience of leading

children activities or clubs?  We are looking for someone who would like to lead weekly workshops to help children learn

new skills and get the most out of our clubs, activities and playschemes.

HOUSE KEEPING

Any day Monday to Friday 10-2. High standard of housekeeping polishing, hoovering, washing, windows etc…..

Will be required to volunteer between Geilsland and Astro!

May include volunteering at tea parties etc…