Volunteer Vacancies

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Jewish Care. There are a number of fantastic opportunities available at Jewish Care.

Steps to becoming a volunteer at Jewish Care

Step One

We invite you to look below to view our current vacancies. If you are undecided or don’t see any vacancies for you, please contact the Jewish Care Volunteers Department via volunteer@jcare.org or telephone 020 8922 2405.

Step Two

We will email you a link to an online registration form to complete, including details of two people for references. You will also be required to complete a DBS (previously CRB) application form.  Additional paperwork may need to be completed for some roles e.g. volunteer driver.

Step Three

A member of Jewish Care's Volunteer Department who is recruiting for the volunteer role will be in touch to discuss this role in more detail.

Step Four

You will be invited to attend mandatory Volunteer Induction Training and to bring in your DBS documents. Training is to enable volunteers to carry out roles to the highest professional standards, develop skills, build confidence and meet other new volunteers.

Step Five - Congratulations!

Once DBS and references are satisfactory and training completed, you are now a Jewish Care Volunteer!

If you have any questions at all about volunteering with Jewish Care,  please contact volunteer@jcare.org or telephone 020 8922 2405.

  • Memory Way Café Volunteers and Coordinators in London N11

    Commitment weekly on Wednesday afternoons Location The Sam Beckman Centre

    We are looking for volunteers to support us in the successful running of this group at The Sam Beckman Centre in London N11, which takes place every other Thursday from 2.00-4.45pm.

  • Telephonist, Jewish Care Direct

    Commitment Preferably Thursday or Friday but please inquire about other days, minimum 2 hours per week.’ Location Golders Green Road

    An excellent telephone manner and ability to remain calm and confident when responding to enquiries. Confidence to ask for help if unsure, ability to work in a team.

  • Volunteer Coordinator

    Commitment Thursday 9am - 4pm each week Location Brenner@ Stepney Jewish Community Centre

    Volunteers needed to engage with members, identifying gaps in our service as necessary.

  • Volunteer Hairdresser

    Commitment Wednesdays: 11am - 2pm Location Brenner@ Stepney Jewish Community Centre

    An experienced hairdresser is required on Wednesdays to help provide hair care to members who may not be able to get hair dressed anywhere else.

  • Art & Craft Specialist

    Commitment Weekly on Tuesdays for 1 - 2 hours. Location Connect@Kenton HA3 0RD

  • Singing for Memory Coordinator

    Commitment Wednesdays 1:45 - 4:00pm Location Otto Schiff Care Home, Golders Green, NW11 9TJ

    Oversee the weekly running of Singing for Memory.

  • Meals on Wheels Driver

    Commitment flexible Location NW London

    To collect frozen meals from Golders Green during the week and deliver to clients in NW London.

  • Memory Way Café Volunteers - Golders Green

    Commitment Every other Thursday from 2.00-4.45pm. Location Otto Schiff Care Home in Golders Green,

    Memory Way Café is a group for carers, together with their friend or family members living with dementia, to enjoy activities and socialise in a relaxed and confidential environment.

  • Content Writer

    Commitment Home-based role with flexible days and hours and deadlines agreed well in advance. Location Home based - Meetings in Golders Green 1-2 times per year.

    Jewish Care Interact is an online resource for all things independent living and ageing well in the UK Jewish community. We are looking for a volunteer Content Writer to research and write informative articles for this website.

  • Singing for Memory Volunteers

    Commitment Wednesdays from 1.45-4.00pm. Location Otto Schiff Care Home in Golders Green

    Singing is not only an enjoyable activity, it can also provide a way for people with dementia, along with their carers, to express themselves and socialise with others in a fun and supportive group.

  • Minyan Team Coordinators

    Commitment "on call" for 2 months of the year Location Role to be carried out from home

    Very sadly, there are occasions when a resident in one of Jewish Care's homes passes away and has little or no family or friends to make up a minyan (of 10) in order that Kaddish can be said. This happens approximately 5 times a year.

  • Literacy Tutors

    Commitment A few hours a week on a mutually agreeable day, ongoing Location Various locations in North and East London

    Do you have English Teaching experience? Can you commit to a 6-month period? If so, you could be who we're looking for!