Job Location: Newton Stewart

BMX Coach

Newton Stewart Initiative

Newton Stewart Initiative are looking for a dedicated, passionate individual to help set up and coach at a BMX club at Douglas Park, Newton Stewart. We will fund British Cycles training for Level 1 and Level 2 Coaching training, which requires a 40-hour commitment. You will volunteer alongside the Initiative to deliver a BMX club… Read more »

Handy Person (Newton Stewart and the Machars)

Volunteers will be required to do small tasks around the house that our customers find difficult to do for themselves. These will include: light bulb changing, smoke alarm testing, fridge cleaning, inside window cleaning, basic home safety check and any small jobs required (not anything that would require a tradesman). You should be caring, hard… Read more »

Hot Food Delivery Driver

We are looking for someone who has a driving licence and is able to deliver hot food to our service users. We need someone with a little empathy and care. To carry out the deliveries in a timely and professional manner and to take good care of the equipment and the delivery vehicle. A minibus… Read more »

Charity Shop Volunteer

Newton Stewart Initiative

Newton Stewart Initiative runs a busy charity shop Newton Stewart managed and run by volunteers. All funds raised help to support local initiatives in Newton Stewart. Volunteers are needed particularly on Wednesdays and Thursdays to help to display and arrange goods, keep the shop tidy and serve customers. There is always a warm welcome for… Read more »

Museum Helper – Newton Stewart Museum

Summary of role To help staff the desk during opening hours, and provide helpful information to visitors to enhance their experience. Also, if wished to help maintain and upkeep the Museum, during visiting hours quiet periods, with a little light cleaning, or weeding etc. When we are closed, a group of volunteers come in and… Read more »

Shopper, Driver, Van Helper – Food Train

Summary of role Food Train provide a low cost home delivery service of grocery shopping to elderly people who aren’t able to get out and shop for themselves. Volunteer days are Mondays/Tuesdays/Wednesdays. If you can spare even one day per month you could shop or drive or help on the van around the Machars area,… Read more »

Driver – Food Train

Summary of role If you can spare one day per week or fortnight then you could drive The Food Train van around the area collecting shopping lists or making grocery deliveries to our customers, providing vital social contact for isolated people. You would have another volunteer helper with you to help deliver the groceries and… Read more »