We're always looking for energetic, passionate and committed people to help us carry out our work both in the UK and overseas. This section is updated regularly with job vacancies so please keep checking.

Head Office opportunities

Volunteer Coordinator

Are you passionate about your Raleigh experience and want to pass on your enthusiasm to other volunteers? A great opportunity is currently available within the Volunteer Delivery team to support Raleigh participants with preparations for their upcoming expedition.

The Volunteer Coordinator role works as part of a team to support the delivery of the volunteer pre-departure journey. This involves providing a high level of customer service and support to ensure that every volunteer completes the necessary administrative processes and training and is engaged with Raleigh’s mission and vision.

The role would suit someone who has first-hand experience of a Raleigh programme, particularly an expedition, and who is keen to support and facilitate others to participate in sustainable development projects.

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Location: Raleigh Head Office, Westminster London

Salary: £18,835 - £21,470

Application deadline: 5th January 2014, 11.00 am

Interviews: w/c 12th January 2014

How to apply: Please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject title ‘Volunteer Coordinator’. The covering letter should address how you meet the person specification and essential skills required.

UK volunteering opportunities

Volunteer Assessors

Raleigh International is looking for a dedicated group of volunteers, to help assess 18-25 year olds to take part in our International Citizen Service programme. Assessment days take place every week in London and require a team of 5 assessors to observe and evaluate groups throughout the day. Experience of overseas volunteering would be helpful but is not essential so if you are 21 or over, and think you have the necessary skills to objectively assess candidate’s suitability for the programme, then we want to hear from you

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Location: Raleigh Head Office, Westminster, London

Expenses: Travel expenses & lunch provided.

Closing date: Monday 12th January 2015

Application process: please send a CV and brief covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the closing date, clearly addressing your motivations for the role, any relevant experience or skills you have and what your plans are for the next 6 months.

Alumni Volunteers for Recruitment Events

Raleigh International has lots of opportunities for alumni volunteers to get involved with our recruitment and open events. Whether you were a venturer or a volunteer manager, by sharing your stories and experiences you can help us inspire others to explore their full potential on a Raleigh expedition. You will also have the opportunity to develop your presentation and communication skills. Travel expenses will be refunded for every event you attend.

Our events take place all over the country, to find out what events are in your area please see the lists on our events page.

For further details or to express interest, please contact Sarah Murray on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on 020 7183 1286.

Peer Support Volunteers for Raleigh Outdoors Assessment Residential (ROAR)

Have you successfully completed a ROAR and an expedition?

Are you passionate about supporting other young people on their journey with Raleigh?

Would you like the opportunity to work in a professional capacity as part of a wider team delivering a 4 day residential?

We are pleased to announce that we now have a ‘Peer Support Volunteer’ role for 2 young people for each residential that we run which will take place in Spring, Summer and Autumn. The ‘Peer Support Volunteer’ will be responsible for supporting staff and young people during the residential.

To find out more or to be considered for the role please contact Rahim Hassanali, Youth Partnerships Officer on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The ROAR is Raleigh’s Outdoors Residential Programme for underprivileged young people applying for a full bursary through the partnership programme. The aims of the residential are to assess young peoples’ suitability for an expedition and support the personal development of each participant. The residential includes team working and problem solving activities, trekking and camping. It also provides young people with a positive environment to develop skills and find out more about Raleigh and expedition life.


Drive positive change internationally

Whether you're 25 or 75 we're always looking for skilled and dedicated volunteer managers on our expeditions.