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

Enquiries and Selection Officer

Are you a self-starter with an enthusiastic and flexible attitude, who likes chatting to customers on the phone? Do you have excellent administration skills and attention to detail?

A key role has opened up in the Volunteer Recruitment Team, for a confident and positive applicant to become our Enquiries and Selection Officer.

This role is responsible to the Volunteer Recruitment Manager, and is the main point of contact for organisation-wide enquiries and young volunteers (17-25). This is an essential role in the Volunteer Recruitment Team, helping young people to decide whether Raleigh is the right organisation for them and promoting the volunteer opportunities available. You will be responsible for screening and interviewing applicants, inviting applicants to assessment days, supporting them with information and guidance and making accurate records and reports of these activities. You will also account manage referral partners to increase international recruitment, and organise and deliver recruitment event presentations. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a confident phone manner and ability to build rapport with all customers, in particular young people. You will also be able to display excellent attention to detail, strong IT literacy and good team working skills.

Download the role description

Location: Raleigh Head Office, Westminster, London

Salary: £20,950 - £23,560

Closing date: 26th January 2015

Interviews: 3rd February 2015

Start Date: 23rd February 2015 at latest

Application process: Applications closed


Overseas paid opportunities

There are currently no overseas paid opportunities.


UK volunteering opportunities

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.