Join Swan Advocacy as a Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Swan Advocacy. Much of our work depends on volunteers and we are always looking for more people to join our busy team. Please find more information about our current volunteer opportunities below.

Current Opportunities

You might be retired and looking to keep active, or a young person looking for office experience, we have a number of opportunities that can fit your experience and availability.

Volunteer Advocate Roles

We have Volunteer Advocate vacancies in Somerset, BaNES, South Gloucestershire and Wiltshire.

Volunteer Advocates support the Advocacy Manager in the delivery and promotion of a diverse, inclusive and client led independent advocacy service.

To apply please send an application form to naomi.pullin@swanadvocacy.org.uk

Dementia Advocacy Service Volunteers

Our Dementia Advocacy Service is seeking volunteers in Somerset, Wiltshire and Bath & North East Somerset to fulfil the following roles:

Dementia Advocate:  To support clients who, because of memory loss or dementia, require the support of an advocate to complete a Living Well Plan.  this will ensure that clients have greater choice and control over their lives, both now and in the future.

Group Facilitator: to work within small groups to seek views about the Living Well Plan and other materials produced by Swan Advocacy.  This ensures potential clients are included in how the dementia service develops.

Evaluations Volunteer:  To follow up with beneficiaries of the DAS service, usually face to face, evaluating client experience, response, attitudes and feedback on the Living Well Plan.

To apply please send an application form to livingwell@swanadvocacy.org.uk.

Office Based Volunteer Opportunities

At our Head Office in Taunton we have administration and referral taker placements to assist our staff in their daily tasks.

To apply please send an application form to naomi.pullin@swanadvocacy.org.uk

Internships

We are currently recruiting interns to join our Income Generation Team and support with fundraising and marketing activites.  Please check out our Internships page.

If you cannot find what you are looking for, please contact us.