Job Location: Dumfries

Event Support Assistant

We are looking for a volunteer who is good at marketing and communication to help promote our international events. Celebrations include Chinese and Lunar New Year, International Women’s Day, Refugee Week, Black History Month and Interfaith Week. We also run weekly programmed activities.

Teaching Assistant

The Teaching Assistant will support ESOL (English to speakers of other languages) classes and support learning in small groups both conversational and beginners English.

Volunteer Support Worker

The support worker will work within the Dumfries and Galloway Multicultural Association shop on Dumfries High Street accompanying families and individuals (who are currently guests of Scotland) in need of clothing and toiletries. The role will include recording items gifted to those in need to help with stock control.

Shop Assistant

The shop assistant will work within the Dumfries and Galloway Multicultural Association shop on Dumfries High Street (formerly Debenhams). They will provide customer service; sorting, displaying and pricing goods; cashier duties at the till point.


We need you to help plant new plants, tidy up overgrown and neglected green spaces, help us to shape and maintain yew trees and turnaround some interesting historic green spaces.

Volunteer Gardener

Dumfries and Galloway Council

We are looking for volunteers to help maintain our day centre’s garden. The ARC day centre is open Monday to Friday between 9am and 4pm.

Receptionist / Clerical Assistant

Dumfries Men's Shed

Dumfries Men’s Shed is seeking to recruit part-time volunteer receptionists/clerical assistance to cover roughly 18 hours per week. Volunteers will undertake general reception duties including answering the phone, responding to emails and dealing with members both male and female. The opportunity can be divided into different shifts with volunteers either undertaking one day at a… Read more »

Set construction volunteer

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Assist with constructing sets as part of a team, including painting and making props, according to a design.

Set designer

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Designing sets for Guild of Players productions – four per year plus a pantomime, working with the show director and production director to agree requirements and overseeing set construction and dealing with any queries.

Bar volunteer

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Serving alcoholic and soft drinks and coffees before shows and at the interval, taking cash and card payments, keeping the bar area clean and tidy and helping to prepare pre-ordered drinks.

Front of House team member

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The Front of House team’s role is to welcome patrons to the theatre and ensure everything runs smoothly in the auditorium and public areas. Duties include checking tickets, directing patrons to seats, selling ice cream at the interval, assisting with fire safety procedures and generally providing a good visitor experience for audience members.

Receptionist / Administrator

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We are looking for Administration Volunteers who can welcome people to our Resource Centre and help with: administration tasks providing information signposting people to local services and resource leaflets stationery ordering taking calls & messages photocopying If you would like to volunteer and support the operation of our Dumfries Dementia Resource Centre you must be… Read more »