Volunteer Induction Day

This is on Wednesday 29th November from 10:00 am to 2:00pm on Hazel in Portland Basin OL7 0QA. Normally we have done these for potential crew only but as an experiment this time we are combining it with induction for admin volunteers. 50% should be directly relevant to everyone but

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Volunteers’ Week

1-7th June is Volunteers’ Week and here at the Wooden Canal Boat Society we’d like to say a huge THANK YOU           Vielen Dank         Ευχαριστώ                      Aitäh                      Dziękuję

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Society Gets Mention on Local Radio

The society had a helpful mention on local radio last Friday (May 19th). Heather, from North Manchester FM 106.6 Community Radio Station, was highlighting voluntary work on her Friendly Friday show at 10am. She had asked, via Twitter, if any voluntary organisation wanted a shout out during the show, to which I

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Volunteer Van Driver

To drive a van and assist in the delivery and collection of stock/donated items to and from the shop. Must be reasonably fit to handle furniture and other items, reliable and friendly. Volunteer drivers will be accompanied by another volunteer to help move and position items Clean Driving Licence, some

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Canal Boat Bookings Co-ordinator

For Hazel, the wellbeing boat. Manage Hazel’s bookings, arranging cleaning between trips, meeting the customers, being a contact point for them during their stay, etc. We are looking for someone who can manage the bookings for our canal boat, Hazel. We need some one who with a polite and friendly

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Online Sales Volunteer

At Wooden Canal Boat Society we sometimes sell things online that have been donated to us. We are looking for people that have knowledge/experience with selling items online, with websites such as eBay, eBid, or using facebook or WordPress to do such. Find other voluntary roles at the WCBS: Do-it.org

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Newsletter & Website Volunteers

NB We do have volunteers in these positions currently but we are looking for more to spread the load, particularly with our growing use of social media. We need people to gather Society information for inclusion in our three times a year newsletters, initially to pass on to the current

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