Volunteering at TBC

Over 350 people give their time to make the weekday activities and Sunday programme of TBC happen. Whether you’re an expert washer-upper, love to make people feel at home, are happy tinkering with AV or have a passion for kids ministry we’d love to help you find your place in the team.

The current volunteer vacancies are listed below.  To apply for any of these roles please email Nikki Blundell

Youth and Kids

Anchor Boys Helper

Our fun loving, energetic Boys Brigade section for 5-8yr olds needs a helper to join the team! The role will include assisting in a variety of games and activities.

This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Fridays 4:30-6:30pm

Aslan helper

To join our caring and friendly Aslan team; working 1:1 with a child / young person with additional needs. The role includes building relationships and supporting activities.

This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Sunday mornings, twice a month

Beginners/Adventurers helper

Our Sunday morning group for pre-schoolers needs a couple of helpers to join the team.  The role will include getting alongside our little ones in play, games and craft.
This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Sunday mornings, once or twice a month

Club Sunday helper

Our Sunday morning group for 5-11 year olds needs more helpers to be able to run each week. This role might involve planning a craft, leading a game or just chatting with the kids.

This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Sunday mornings, either weekly, fortnightly or monthly.

Crèche helper

We would love to have more volunteers for our Sunday morning group for babies.  If you are happy to be on the floor alongside babies and crawling toddlers, this role is for you.
This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Sunday mornings, once or twice a month

To apply for any of these roles please email Nikki Blundell

Community

Open House helpers

Open House is a drop in community coffee morning. If you have a heart to get to know our Longmead friends, this is an opportunity to welcome, chat to and pray for them, as well as making cups of coffee and washing up!

Wednesdays and / or Fridays 10am-12pm

Sustain Food Bank Volunteer

Sustain is a vibrant and busy food bank with food donations coming in and food parcels going out.  The role would include putting donations away, checking dates and arranging the food and then packing food parcels ready to be given out.

Monday or Wednesday 11-2pm or 12-2pm

Sustain Food Bank – Collections

We are looking for a volunteer who would like to join the Sustain team and collect surplus food from Sainsburys local on Shipbourne Road.
The food can be collected between 8.30am – 10am Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Fridays.  Mileage can be covered

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Fridays.
8.30am – 10am

To apply for any of these roles please email Nikki Blundell

Services

Communion Server

We would love more people to volunteer to distribute bread and wine to the congregation during morning communion services.

First Sunday of every other month

Communion Set-up

We need a couple more people to set-up before, and clear away after communion services.
This involves arriving approx. 30-40 minutes before the service, preparing the bread & wine then washing up afterwards.

Sundays. Once every two months at either morning or evening services

To apply for any of these roles please email Nikki Blundell

Seniors

Day Centre helper

Our mid week busy senior activity programme is really starting to grow which means that we are looking for a few more volunteers. This role will include chatting to the seniors, serving tea and coffee and helping out with some of the activities.

Wednesdays or Thursdays 10am-3pm, 10am-12:30pm or 1:30-3pm

Day Centre: kitchen helper

This role will require someone to come in and do peeling, washing up, serving and generally helping our chef in the kitchen

Wednesday or Thursdays 11am-1.30pm

Lunch club helper/server

This role will require someone to come in and do peeling, washing up, serving and generally helping our chef in the kitchen.

Tuesdays 11am-1pm

To apply for any of these roles please email Nikki Blundell