Volunteering with Canal & River Trust

  • Company: Canal & River Trust
  • Location: Multiple Locations
  • Closing Date: 21-02-2023


Canal & River Trust are one of the UK’s biggest charities who care for 2,000 miles of canals, rivers, docks and reservoirs. Along with their waterways, they also manage museums, archives and the country’s third largest collection of historic buildings

With your help Canal & River Trust can conserve our green and blue spaces, helping the wildlife thrive and offering people health, happiness and wellbeing on their doorstops. You can really make a difference to your local community whilst making lifelong friendships and building new skills.

Canal & River Trust have 100s of volunteering opportunities all over the UK, available to you all year round! With various opportunities and activities such as: Towpath Taskforce, Licensing Ranger, Path Ranger, Lock Keeper, Explorer Educator, Museum Guide , Paddle sport Instructor, Events Support and MANY more – their is something available for anyone & everyone eager to get involved!

So what’s so good about volunteering?

You will be provided with resources and direct training for your specified activity! Not only will you gain experience and insight into your chosen opportunity , but will also gather valuable skills such as leadership, teamwork, people management on many more! Volunteering with a national recognised charity will provide you with the opportunity to meet new people and get involved with you local authority/community.

What skills are we looking for?

  • Good organisational skills
  • Good communicator
  • Team worker
  • Happy engaging with the general public
  • Enthusiastic & reliable
  • Happy to be outdoors

Apply now or contact student support if you need assistance with your application, we’re here to help!