Volunteer & Work

Volunteer & Work

Lots of opportunities exist for you to get practically involved in making a positive difference to The Living Coast!

Some of our partner organisations that offer volunteering opportunities include:

Current opportunities

  • Secret diners wanted

    The Soil Association's Out to Lunch project is recruiting parents (and grandparents) with children under the age of 12 for a secret mission.You don’t need to be an expert, just willing to go undercover to survey two restaurants between 6th April - 6th May this year. Volunteers will have their children’s meals paid for.

    Closing date: 24 March 2019

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  • Run a cafe near the beach in West Hove

    The Hove and Kingsway Bowls club is looking for someone to run the clubhouse cafe which is open 7 days a week from April to October and at weekends over winter. They lease out the running of the cafe for a small monthly fee. If you are interested in finding out more please email Toby.

    Closing date: 31 March 2019

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  • ​Expert professional help required at Greenhavens Network

    Greenhavens is looking for a volunteer to help develop and implement a fundraising plan for them to support over 50 community groups across their network. The groups share an interest in green spaces stretching from Telscombe to Seaford.

    Closing date: 31 March 2019

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  • Cycling without age is looking for volunteers

    Volunteer pilots and passengers are sought to support those who are socially isolated or struggling with mobility to get back out into The Living Coast. Email seafordcwa@gmail.com

    Closing date: 31 March 2019

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  • Vacancy for Planning Manager at The @Ecological Land Cooperative

    Part time post responsible for researching, writing and submitting planning applications for low impact smallholding clusters and campaigning for changes in planning policy to support low impact, sustainable rural development.

    Closing date: 15 April 2019

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  • Could you be a Community Compost Champion?

    Brighton & Hove Food Partnership currently needs volunteers for schemes at St Nicholas Play Park (Dyke Road, Brighton) and Upper Dyke Road Park (near the Tesco garage on Dyke Road) and the Brighthelm Gardens (North Road, Brighton). For more information contact 01273 234810 or compost@bhfood.org.uk. Roles will be allocated first-come, first-served if there is lots of interest in these opportunities.

    Closing date: 22 April 2019

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  • Call for local artists and students to make waste plastic sculpture

    Churchill Square and Sea Life Centre are looking for local artists and art students to help create a sculpture to be made out of waste plastic collected during a 4 day beach clean in Brighton over the May Day Weekend. Contact michelle@atomicbee.co.uk

    Closing date: 30 April 2019

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  • Volunteer at a flower project in Stanmer

    Hearts and Flowers are an organic cut flower project at Stanmer, who are looking for volunteers from March until October to help with clearing perennial weeds and cultivation. They are on site on Tuesdays and some Sundays.

    Closing date: 31 May 2019

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  • Take part in Brighthelm Centre's first Eco Fayre on 14th September

    A fun day of eco-related talks, games, foods and demos. They invite any eco-related project, charity, business or group to take part. Take a stall, give a talk or run a workshop, showcase your product. For more info email katie@brighthelm.org.uk or register online via the link below.

    Closing date: 17 June 2019

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