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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. […]

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Looking for paid work experience in the charity sector this summer?

Looking for paid work experience in the charity sector this summer? LSE Careers is pleased to announce that we are continuing our partnership with Santander Universities offering LSE students and graduates paid internships within the charity sector during 2018. If you are looking for interesting, paid work experience in the charity sector and you are available to start this summer, […]

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Calling all charities and social enterprises – Internship funding is open for Summer 2018!

LSE Careers are proud to continue our partnership with Santander Universities and have committed to managing the process of funding 35 internships specifically for social enterprises and the charity sector in 2018. Successful organisations will be awarded £1000 to hire an LSE Intern for 127 hours of full time or part time employment. Internships should start between the dates of 11th June […]

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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 […]

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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.

Community Ambassador

28 Dec 2018
London East of England United Kingdom
Richard House Children's Hospice is based in one of the most diverse communities in the UK. We care for children with life limited and life threatening conditions. In becoming a Community Ambassador you will be helping to support children and their families to lead as happy a life as possible.

Volunteer Collection Box Coordinator

28 Sep 2018
London Greater London United Kingdom
Richard House Children's Hospice requires £3.5 million a year to run Placing and replacing collection boxes in the community is one method of generating a reliable income for Richard House.
This allows us to support families with children with life limited conditions on their through life.

Volunteer IT Tutor

13 Sep 2019
London Greater London United Kingdom
Help overcome social isolation amongst older people in Islington, help improve IT skills and confidence, through the delivery of one to one weekly IT support sessions.

Event planning & Marketing volunteer

14 Dec 2018
London Greater London United Kingdom
This is an exciting opportunity for someone to use existing event management, marketing and fundraising skills or to build and develop experience in this area. In June 2019 we will host a classical music concert at St Johns Smith Square. We aim to maximise charity income by selling all 700 tickets.

IntoUniversity Student Mentor

11 Dec 2018
London Greater London United Kingdom
You have the power to change a young person's life. As a University Student Mentor with IntoUniversity you would act as an inspirational role model, supporting a disadvantaged young person to ensure that their background doesn't limit their future prospects.

Grant writing and fundraising volunteer in International Development

26 Sep 2018
United Kingdom
We are looking for support from a person keen to gain experience in the fundraising world,
preferably who has some experience of successful grant writing.

Programme officer volunteer in international development

26 Sep 2018
United Kingdom
We are at a pivotal stage of our development, starting to gain more traction and really grow as an organisation. We are really keen to communicate with fellow NGOs and ensure our programmes are executed efficiently and are thus recruiting a Programme officer volunteer in international development.

Policy / Community Researcher - Child Poverty in London

25 Sep 2018
London Greater London United Kingdom
Research volunteers required to assist a small charity focused on alleviating the impact of childhood poverty in London. Involves desk research and field work contacting and meeting charity partners and their beneficiaries to generate qualitative data.

Represent Woman's Trust at Santa Run 2018!

25 Sep 2018
London Greater London United Kingdom
Hitch up your sleigh for London’s largest Santa Run and bring a flash of red to the streets of London with thousands of runners dressed as Santa Claus to raise money for Woman's Trust and burn a few cheeky calories for the holidays!

Chair/ Head Rep/ Representatives for LSE!

22 Sep 2018
London Greater London United Kingdom
SolidariTee is a national fundraiser-cum-campaign. We sell T-shirts, designed by refugee artists, and all proceeds go to NGOs that provide legal aid and representation, as well as linguistic services, to refugees.

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BCG Destination Awaits Webinars

Starts: 17 Aug 2018 5:00 PM
Finishes: 9 Nov 2018 6:00 PM
Interested in a career with BCG?

We warmly invite you to virtually visit our offices through BCG Destination Awaits webinars.

Hear from local BCG consultants and get a glimpse into our offices to understand what we're about.

JP Morgan Online Academy: How can you create and execute our business strategies and priorities?

Starts: 20 Sep 2018
Finishes: 20 Sep 2018 11:59 PM
This session is one of a series by J.P Morgan titled Online Academy.

You can meet us virtually anywhere: join our webinar sessions using your computer, laptop or mobile device. Details to log into the webinar will be sent to registered participants 2 days before each session.

One-off Volunteering: Bucket Collection Volunteer (London Cannon Street Station)

Starts: 20 Sep 2018 7:30 AM
Finishes: 20 Sep 2018 7:00 PM
Breast Cancer Care are looking for volunteers to join their bucket collection team at various London stations on various dates throughout September and October 2018.

One-off volunteering: Volunteer at the Cancer Research UK Shine Night Walk

Starts: 22 Sep 2018 9:00 AM
Finishes: 22 Sep 2018 5:00 PM
Volunteering at this event is a team building experience like no other. We need you to help during our event ‘The Shine Night Walk’. Last year we had over 12,000 walkers and raised £2.3 Million for cancer research. This year we want to do even more, but without volunteers, this event cannot happen.

Herbert Smith Freehills EmployAbility Insight Event

Starts: 26 Sep 2018 2:00 PM
Finishes: 26 Sep 2018 6:00 PM
​EmployAbility is delighted to partner with Herbert Smith Freehills to present this exciting Insight Day event. Herbert Smith Freehills is a leading global law firm working on some of the world’s biggest cases.

Flagship LGBT & Allies Event

Starts: 27 Sep 2018 2:00 PM
Finishes: 27 Sep 2018 8:00 PM
We are proud of our inclusive and supportive working environment and we would like to invite you to our offices in London to experience our culture first hand.

One-off Volunteering: Bucket Collection Volunteer (London Waterloo)

Starts: 28 Sep 2018 7:30 AM
Finishes: 28 Sep 2018 7:00 PM
Breast Cancer Care are looking for volunteers to join their bucket collection team at various London stations on various dates throughout September and October 2018.

McKinsey & Company - International Afternoon Tea

Starts: 28 Sep 2018 1:00 PM
Finishes: 28 Sep 2018 6:30 PM
This is an excellent opportunity to meet our consultants from around the world and learn more about our work, our people and global career opportunities.

Planon Experience

Starts: 28 Sep 2018 2:00 PM
Finishes: 28 Sep 2018 6:00 PM
This event will be hosted to give you an insight in to life at Planon. Talk to some of our colleagues and learn more about who we are, what we want to achieve and how we're doing it. And, of course, you'll find out about the career opportunities for you within Planon.

GOLDMAN SACHS ASIA INFORMATION SESSIONS:

Starts: 29 Sep 2018 1:30 PM
Finishes: 29 Sep 2018 3:00 PM
Join us to learn more about Asia 2019 Summer Internship opportunities!

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