Volunteering Opportunities

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers! Whether you’re interested in exercising existing skills or learning new ones we have plenty of opportunities.

Charity Shop

We are seeking volunteers to staff our high street shop. Training provided or perhaps you’ll bring your own experience with you and help us to improve!

We also need help with online sales. Training provided where needed.

We need a driver with a clean licence and the ability to tow a trailer to do collections and deliveries. The ability to lift would be useful but we realise not everyone can do this. We have several driver’s mates available.

Please contact us below if you’d like to know more.

Boatyard

We are looking for volunteers able to help with routine and scheduled maintenance on our fleet of historical wooden canal boats.

This would include :

  • woodwork
  • painting
  • metalwork
  • mechanical engineering

Please contact us below if you’d like to know more.

Boats & Trips

We are looking for volunteers who are able to crew and maintain the boats.

This would include :

  • Crewing (including steering) the boat during trips. Full training provided by qualified skipper.
  • Cleaning & Laundry
  • Restocking firewood

Please contact us below if you’d like to know more.

Administration

We are seeking volunteers able to help with the general administration of the society. Training provided.

Please contact us below if you’d like to know more.