Volunteering resources

Guest Blog by May: Charity Week at LSE

May was one of the key organisers of Charity Week at LSE from the Islamic Society. Read on to find out about the success of the week… Charity Week is Islamic Relief’s flagship fundraising campaign which invites volunteers all over the world to raise money for orphans and needy children. Each year, over 200 institutions come together planning bake sales, […]


Guest blog by Jennifer Fernandez: Volunteering over the summer

The holidays between university are a time for relaxing, regaining strength and going on adventures. Jennifer Fernandez, LLB Law 2020, is undergoing her second year as one of your Student Volunteering Ambassadors. Jennifer tells us about her experience of volunteering over the summer and how it helped her to de-stress. After a stressful end of term, I crashed into the summer […]


Ending orphanage volunteering: get involved

The LSE Volunteer Centre has been working with a number of dedicated partners, as part of ReThink Orphanages, over the past few years to end volunteering in orphanages. In 2016 we launched our pledge that we will never promote such opportunities at LSE and since then many other universities have joined us. We’ve been delighted with its success with many organisations since deciding […]


Volunteering at Christmas

Staying in London this Christmas? Why not volunteer? There’s many reasons why volunteering can help you settle into London, but volunteering at Christmas will definitely get you into the festive mood. From helping to address homelessness to reducing food waste, there are plenty of different causes you can support this year. You don’t have to commit to Christmas day itself; […]


Guest blog by Regina Legarte: Volunteering with Body & Soul

Regina Legarte, 3rd year Undergraduate Social Anthropology, did a voluntary summer internship with Body & Soul over the summer. She shares her experiences with you in this blog. Did Regina inspire you to volunteer with Body & Soul too? They currently have many opportunities on LSE CareerHub. Or use our new search system to find an opportunity at a different organisation. […]


Students with disabilities – apply to attend Access to Employment 2018

As Careers Consultant for disabled students I often get asked questions about whether employers will view a candidate negatively if they disclose a disability. Understandably there may be concerns about a lack of understanding or an unwillingness to make adjustments and, more often than not, you may not know the support you’re entitled to or how to handle situations such […]


How to get your first job in the charity sector

The not-for-profit sector has always been an attractive option for experienced people who reach a stage in their careers where making a difference and feeling a sense of personal satisfaction become more important than status or financial reward. With their compelling causes and varied career paths, charities are now attracting a much wider range of applicants, including those looking for […]


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These are the latest volunteering opportunities being advertised through the Volunteer Centre. Search all the volunteering opportunities we are advertising on LSE CareerHub.

Communications, Research and Advocacy Internship - Migrants, Trafficking Survivors and English Language Learning

1 Jan 2019
Brixton Greater London United Kingdom
This role will share practice and experience from teachers, community workers and the women engaged in our FATIMA migrant support project, inspiring better education and policy for some of the most vulnerable people in Spain, Slovenia, the UK and Poland.

Online Mentor

31 Dec 2019
United Kingdom
Provide online mentoring support for young people around the UK. You will offer information and advice to 13-18 year olds at key transition points in their life.

CRT Research Assistant – Online Extremism

30 Apr 2019
Westminster Greater London United Kingdom

Human Resources Officer

18 Dec 2018
New York City New York United States of America
Volunteer at UNICEF HQ in New York as Human Resources Officer!

Inner-City Rugby Researcher

20 Dec 2018
LONDON Greater London United Kingdom
Sports bodies and multi-international businesses are constantly pushing the benefits of an active lifestyle. Fitter, increased cognition, discipline, teamwork, grades. We need a researcher to find if what we do makes a difference.

Father Christmas Volunteer

18 Dec 2018
London England United Kingdom
Nestled on the leafy banks of the River Thames sits a Stuart mansion virtually unchanged for 400 years. Ham House is a treasure trove of sumptuous textiles, furniture and art.

Academic Year Casework Volunteers

3 Jan 2019
London Greater London United Kingdom
Advocate is seeking 25 dedicated and enthusiastic individuals to volunteer as Academic Year Casework Volunteers in the National Pro Bono Centre on Chancery Lane, London. The Casework Volunteer positions are for one day a week from 4th February to 3rd June 2019.

Community development project volunteer - Uganda

18 Apr 2019
Kampala Africa Uganda
ICYE UK is currently recruiting volunteers passionate about youth development, to support our long-term programme (6-12 months) in Uganda.

Human rights project volunteer - Bolivia

18 Apr 2019
Sucre Latin America Bolivia
ICYE UK is currently recruiting volunteers passionate about Human Rights, to support our long-term programme (6-12 months) in Bolivia.

Long Term volunteering opportunities with ICYE UK

18 Apr 2019
Worldwide opportunities! No previous experience required but volunteers must have enthusiasm, flexibility, dedication and desire to experience a new culture.

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Case study masterclasses with former Bain consultant

Starts: 9 Nov 2018 9:30 AM
Finishes: 18 Jan 2019 11:30 AM
A series of masterclasses with an Ana Hernandez Rubio (an experienced management consultant) to help you improve your case study performance. You must have a case study interview coming up in order to book a place.

Working in the UK after studies – Options for International Students

Starts: 16 Jan 2019 2:00 PM
Finishes: 16 Jan 2019 3:00 PM
Remaining places: 26
The International Student Visa Advice Team (ISVAT) will be running the event 'Working in the UK after studies – Options for International Students'. The session will consist of a presentation covering various types of work visas and Q&A at the end.

Skills Seminar: How to Shine at Interview - Top Tips on video and face to face interviews

Starts: 16 Jan 2019 3:00 PM
Finishes: 16 Jan 2019 5:00 PM
Remaining places: 50
How to shine at interviews. Covering everything from preparation, structuring answers and leaving a lasting impression, the workshop is designed to provide you with all the information you need to shine at interview.

Coffee Morning: Careers in International Development

Starts: 18 Jan 2019 8:30 AM
Finishes: 18 Jan 2019 10:00 AM
Remaining places: 160
This coffee morning is for students aspiring to work in International Development Consultancies, Charities and NGOs, and is open to all degree disciplines. Come and learn what it takes to succeed in this sector from those in the know.

One-off volunteering: Young at Heart

Starts: 18 Jan 2019 5:00 PM
Finishes: 18 Jan 2019 9:30 PM
Remaining places: 12
Coin Street are looking for warm and friendly volunteers to join their team for the annual seniors party, Young at Heart 2018. Your role will be to welcome guests, take coats, help serve a delicious dinner and support the cleaning and tidying up.

Discover ID: How to find a volunteer role in international development

Starts: 23 Jan 2019 12:00 PM
Finishes: 23 Jan 2019 1:00 PM
Remaining places: 50
Are you interested in volunteering in international development? Come along to this panel event investigating how to find an opportunity.

Skills seminar: Law interviews: How to prepare and perform well

Starts: 23 Jan 2019 1:00 PM
Finishes: 23 Jan 2019 3:00 PM
Remaining places: 50
Interviews and assessment centres are the final part of law firms’ recruitment processes. This workshop will give you information on the different tasks usually involved, as well as hints and tips on how to prepare well for vacation scheme and training contract interviews.

Mayor's Entrepreneur Workshop 3

Starts: 23 Jan 2019 2:00 PM
Finishes: 23 Jan 2019 4:30 PM
A workshop for current London students or recent graduates from a London university or college.

Discover ID: Government Aid - panel 1

Starts: 24 Jan 2019 6:00 PM
Finishes: 24 Jan 2019 7:30 PM
Remaining places: 90
The first of four Discover International Development panels focusing on government aid agencies.

Careers Cafe: SEI Investments (Europe) Limited

Starts: 28 Jan 2019 12:00 PM
Finishes: 28 Jan 2019 2:00 PM
Come and find out about SEI and the Associate Programme that we have on offer!

The Associates Program is a two-year rotational program in SEI’s Private Banking Division.

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