Wellbeing Support Team and Volunteers

MACS needs volunteers (aged over 18)  to inspire young people to dream and achieve. Do you think you could help?

We believe volunteers can bring a fun, unique, refreshing perspective on all our work. Having a MACS volunteer can be so rewarding for both the young person and the volunteer.

Volunteer Roles

We have the following roles available (please download Volunteer Role Descriptions for further details):

1-2-1 Mentor

Support children & young people to achieve their dreams through setting and achieving goals and having fun!

Group Work Volunteer

Support children & young people by sharing skills and hobbies.

Volunteer Driver

Support children & young people to attend groups and events.

Volunteer Football Coach

To co-facilitate MACS Friday football and support children & young people to have fun!

My House Volunteer

You can support our Therapeutic Community where we look after children aged 6-12 who have complex needs which cannot be met in mainstream children’s homes or foster care.

How we support you

  • Weekly phone support during your match with a young person
  • £30 per month budget to spend during your match
  • Out of pocket expenses
  • Quarterly group support nights
  • Monthly one-to-one supervision
  • Out of hours support when out with your young person
  • Commitment to further training and development
  • Two-day training programme to prepare you for your role
  • Rewards and recognition

Volunteering Flyer

Application Process

Please complete the online application form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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