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Find out what volunteering opportunities are currently available at Challengers.

For all vacancies please contact us.

Play and Youth Scheme volunteering



  • Play or Youth Scheme Volunteer

    Become part of a dynamic and supportive team and gain a rewarding insight into supporting disabled children and young people. Find out more or apply online

    We are currently recruiting for Play and Youth Volunteers across our schemes to work with us.

    Our next Recruitment Events will be:

    12th September: Epsom
    14th September: Guildford
    27th September: Chichester
    3rd October: Basingstoke
    4th October: Farnham

  • Swim Club Volunteer

    Swim Club runs every Saturday evening during term time in Guildford. Find out more

  • Play or Youth Scheme Driver

    Help us with driving a minibus on scheme trips out and After School Club bus runs from schools to scheme. Find out more

  • Volunteer Activity Co-Ordinator

    Come to Challengers and help us run an activity for us 2/3 times a year – this could be anything from football to art to drumming workshops!

HQ volunteering



  • Volunteer Administrator

    Come to our offices and get involved with spreadsheets, finance, filing and data entry.

    To find out more, please read this role description for Operations Admin and this role description for Quality & Compliance Admin

  • Volunteer Board Secretary

    Attend our board meetings twice a month and then once a week (at a time that suits you) to write up notes and prepare the trustee calendar. This would help our Chief Executive and Board members immensely. Find out more

  • Volunteer Professional

    Whether you have skills in Finance, Marketing, Web Design, Recruitment, Fundraising or Events we would love to hear from you and discuss how you could help us!

Event volunteering



  • We run lots of events throughout the year to raise funds for Challengers

    Our volunteers are essential to ensuring that they are a success!

    There are plenty of ways you can help us out, such as:

    – Helping to run stalls
    – Marshalling
    – Helping out with serving refreshments
    – Cheering on our Marathon and RideLondon teams
    – Assisting with collections

  • Current event volunteering opportunities

    Challengers Firewalk | Guildford | Saturday 23rd September

    We are looking for volunteers to help us at our upcoming Firewalk! We have a variety of roles for volunteers on the day, including:

    – Assisting on the cash bar
    – Helping to run our orange Challengers stall
    – Welcoming and registering daredevil participants

    If you are interested in supporting Challengers at this event, and want to find out more, email fundraising@disability-challengers.org or call 01483 230 060.

    Street Collection | Guildford Rail Station | Wednesday 11th October

    We are looking for volunteers to help us at our October train station collection! We have a variety of roles for volunteers on the day, including:

    – Helping to run our stall at the event
    – Assisting with bucket collections on site

    If you are interested in supporting Challengers at this event, and want to find out more, email louisemoffat@disability-challengers.org or call 01483 230 060.

    Kelly’s Cross Country Challenge | Loseley Park, Guildford | Sunday 15th October

    We are looking for volunteers to help us at the Kelly’s Cross Country Challenge! We have a variety of roles for volunteers on the day, including:

    – Helping to run stalls at the event HQ
    – Support with car parking
    – Course marshalling

    If you are interested in supporting Challengers at this event, and want to find out more, email sophiecolwell@disability-challengers.org or call 01483 230 060.

    The Village Guildford | Between Commercial Road and Woodbridge Road, Guildford | Thursday 26th October

    We are looking for volunteers to help us at our stall at the pop-up Village in Guildford! We have a couple of roles for volunteers on the day, including:

    – Helping to run games and sell items on our stall.
    – We are also looking for any volunteer face painters who would be able to attend, we can provide the face paints.

    If you are interested in supporting Challengers at this event, and want to find out more, email louisemoffat@disability-challengers.org or call 01483 230 060.

    Combined Charities Fair | Guildford Guildhall | Sunday 19th November

    We are looking for volunteers to help us at the combined charities Christmas fair! We have a couple of roles for volunteers on the day, including:

    – Helping to run games and sell items on our stall at the event
    – Assisting with bucket collections on site
    – We are also looking for any volunteer face painters who would be able to attend, we can provide the face paints

    If you are interested in supporting Challengers at this event, and want to find out more, email louisemoffat@disability-challengers.org or call 01483 230 060.