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How to get involved

The Young Volunteer's Taskforce - anyone aged 13+ or up is welcome to join our young people's Volunteer Taskforce. This is a group of young volunteers who plan, organise and carry out a range of projects and events that will benefit the community, building friendships and developing important life skills along the way. The Taskforce is for young people who want to give back to their community.

Adult Den Volunteer - anyone that can spare a few hours is encouraged to come and get involved! We always need a spare pair of hands on our Youth Club nights and we can offer a range of experiences of working with children and young people.

Board of Directors - the Board that runs The Den are all volunteers. We utilise skills that people may have developed from the work place or life experiences to run our community building and manage the charity. These could include IT skills, HR knowledge, finance and accounting experience or handyman/ building management skills. It may be that you don't have a specialist area but want to gain experience in a new area and we can help with this as well! The majority of the Directors positions can be done remotely - get in touch with us for more info and an informal chat.

Current Vacancy - Treasurer

We are looking for a Treasurer to join our Board of Trustees with skills in budgeting and strategic
financial planning, with experience of managing statutory financial reporting duties as well as being
familiar with creating reserve strategies to help safeguard The Activity Den’s future.
The Activity Den is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people
and expects all staff, volunteers and Trustees to share this commitment. Candidates must be willing to
undertake a DBS check as part of the application process.

Expressions of interest

In the first instance, we are inviting expressions of interest by email to Sarah Grey, Chair

You should briefly explain why you are interested in the role, and how your skills, knowledge and experience meet our requirements. It would be helpful to include an outline of your current paid and voluntary interests, and any significant previous roles. Shortlisted candidates will then be invited to meet with trustees, after which an appointment will be made. 

The closing date for applications is: 25th December 2023.

Please note that we are unable to accept C.V's

If you have any questions about the role at this stage, in the first instance please email Kat Rudd, Development Coordinator or chair


We are always on the lookout for volunteers to help run and manage our children's charity. A wide range of opportunities are available, from making the brews to managing the finances....