Many of our services benefit greatly from the work of nearly
100 dedicated volunteers. They provide vital support to our paid staff and
engage directly with service users.
Our volunteers come from all walks of life. Many contribute
their time whilst also holding down jobs. Some work for the many companies that
support Thames Reach. Others are former homeless people eager to give something
Thames Reach also runs a number
of services and schemes that utilize the skills of trained, volunteer peer
mentors. Peer mentors are people who have lived
through a specific experience and who can use their own, personal experiences
to help and advise someone who is going through similar issues themselves (the
If you are interested
in volunteering with Thames Reach we have a wide range of opportunities
available across the organisation. Volunteer roles include working with our
street outreach services, working with homeless people in our hostels and
supported housing projects, peer mentoring, office based work and fundraising
and events opportunities.
We would like to hear
from you, whether you have a few hours or days to spare each week or month, as
your help can make a real difference. As a volunteer you will be part of the Thames Reach team. You will
be provided with a full induction, offered relevant training, and receive
ongoing support. We encourage people with experience of homelessness to
Our general volunteer role profile provides greater detail of the ongoing and open recruitment to volunteering roles in the Organisation. Specific volunteer roles are available at times and opportunities are posted on this page.
If you are interested in paid work, please visit our Careers page.
Current volunteering vacancies
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Thames Reach.
If you are interested in volunteering with Thames Reach, please complete our volunteer form and send it by post to: Thames Reach, The Employment Academy, 29 Peckham Road, Southwark, SE5 8UA
You can also send your application via email to: email@example.com