Volunteers

Interested in Volunteering? Do you have a few hours spare each week? Would you like to help your community? SCDA welcomes volunteers from all backgrounds. We have a range of volunteering opportunities in most of our projects and welcome your enquiries – please see below: 

Information and Advice Hub, Newhaven

We help people to access information and access generalist and specialist advice. We provide a drop-in service Monday to Friday from 10:00 – 1:30 and access to booked appointments at other times. We have two roles available: Information Assistant and Administrative Assistant.

ROLE DESCRIPTION INFORMATION ASSISTANT 1

ROLE DESCRIPTION ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Please contact Mosunmola Animasaun, Volunteer Coordinator email mosunmola@sussexcommunity.org.uk  or call 01273 517375 to apply or to find out more information.

SCDA shops, Newhaven and Hailsham

Our shops are located in High Street, Newhaven and North Street, Hailsham. The shops provide useful income for our community projects as well as a friendly space for people to meet up and to volunteer.

Please contact Eve Collins, Shop Manager by email eve.collins@sussexcommunity.org.uk or call 01273 514139 for the Newhaven shop and 01323 440548 for the Hailsham shop.

Denton Island Community Centre, Newhaven

Crèche Support: Would you like to get an insight into working with children? Support our term time crèche which looks after children aged 0-5 years old on Wednesday mornings 9:30am-12:30pm. Must be able to complete an enhanced DBS check and complete Child Protection Training.

Volunteer Youth Worker: Would you like to get an insight into working with Young People? Providing support with our wide range of Youth activities for 8-18 years old in Newhaven. Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings. Must be able to complete an enhanced DBS check and complete Child Protection Training.

Jitterbugs Volunteer: Would you like to get an insight into working with families? Come and support our Jitterbugs Parent and Toddler Groups and join the fun of singing and messy play!! Must be able to complete an enhanced DBS check and complete Child Protection Training.

Please contact Lucy Hill by email lucy@sussexcommunity.org.uk or call 01273 517250.

The SCDA Volunteer Application Form can be downloaded here Volunteers Application Form – please contact us first for a chat about our different opportunities before you complete the form.