Volunteer Vacancies

A taste of our latest volunteer opportunities.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Jewish Care. In addition to the vacancies detailed below, we also have other opportunities available. To find out more about any of our volunteer roles or about volunteering at Jewish Care, please email volunteer@jcare.org or call 020 8922 2405

Volunteering over the festive period


If you're intersted in volunteering with Jewish Care over the festive period 23 December 2017 - 1 January 2018 please explore opportunities via the Light Up a Life Winter Volunteering Project: lightupalife.org.uk  

Recruitment Process

Following receipt of a suitable application, we will invite you to attend an interview to find out more about you and discuss possible volunteering opportunities.  Following a successful interview, you will be invited to attend our Volunteer Induction Training, held every 4-6 weeks at Amélie House in Golders Green, with the option of attending a 1-day course or a 2-part evening course.  You will also be required to complete a DBS (previously CRB) application form.

  • Driver - Edgware

    Commitment Flexible days Mon-Thurs 9-10am &/or 2.30-3.30pm, ongoing Location Edgeware & Harrow Day Centre, Edgware, HA8 8AB

    To collect members from their home & drive them to the centre &/or vice-versa.

  • Washing Up Helper

    Commitment Mondays 12.45-2pm, ongoing Location Connect@Kenton, HA3 0RD

    To help with washing up after lunch times

  • Volunteer Coordinator

    Commitment days and times flexible, ongoing Location Rubens House Dementia Care Home, Finchley, N3 2NB

    To assist the Social Care Coordinator recruit and support volunteers

  • Jewish Chronicle Discussion Facilitator

    Commitment Friday mornings, ongoing Location Rubens House Dementia Care Home, Finchley, N3 2NB

    To encourage residents to talk about the Jewish News

  • Jewish Food Cooking/Baking Facilitator

    Commitment 1-2 hours per week, flexible days Location Rubens House Dementia Care Home, Finchley, N3 2NB

    To assist residents make challah, kneidlach and festival food

  • Assistants

    Commitment Weds or Thurs, 2.30-3.30pm Location Betty and Asher Loftus Centre, N11 3ND

    Drama Therapy, Puppetry, Musical Memories, Classical Music, Bingo & Cinema Club

  • MIDAS Drivers

    Commitment Ongoing Location Various

    To drive Jewish Care minibuses taking clients to events and/or on outings

  • Discussion Group Facilitator

    Commitment Any day Mon-Thurs 11am-12.15pm, at least once a month Location Edgware & Harrow Day Centre, Edgware, HA8 8AB

    To facilitate discussions between members on a variety of self-selected topics of general interest.

  • Lunchtime Coordinator

    Commitment Tuesdays from 11am to 1.30pm, ongoing Location Edgware & Harrow Day Centre, Edgware, HA8 8AB

    To ensure the smooth running of lunchtimes at the centre.

  • Marketing & Event Support

    Commitment At least once a week, preferably on Tuesdays from 9.30am – 3pm Location Michael Sobell Jewish Centre - Golders Green

    To assist with marketing & promoting community events, including taking calls, making bookings and sending mailouts.

  • Entertainers

    Commitment 2-3pm any day Mon-Thurs, ongoing Location Michael Sobell Jewish Centre - Golders Green

    To entertain members with singing, dancing or magic

  • Art/ Creative Volunteers

    Commitment Mondays for 1-2 hours per week, ongoing Location Michael Sobell Jewish Centre - Golders Green

    To run an art class, e.g., photography, oil painting, card making etc.