Current Volunteering Opportunities

Our current volunteering opportunities are listed below. Please follow each link for a full description.


We are looking for a team of around 8 volunteers to assist our full time creative programme for 5 weeks during the summer. This will begin on July 2nd 2018. This would suit someone looking to

. Develop their creative practice

. Gain experience of supporting professional youth arts projects

. Working with children and young people

. Working creatively within a community context.

There will be a range of activities we will be offering local families including Arts and Crafts, Dance, Animation and other activities as yet to be decided. The programme runs from Monday to Friday, and we would like to recruit volunteers who will be willing to offer a minimum of 10 days’ support over those 5 weeks.

In addition to sessional volunteers we are also looking for someone who would like experience of managing a creative programme. This would suit someone looking to have…

. Direct experience of managing community projects

. Funding and evaluation

. Youth work

. What goes in to setting up, implementing and evaluating community creative family sessions.

We will be looking for someone with significant experience or an interest in learning more. This person must be available and able to commit to the full 5 weeks from 9.30 – 3.30pm.

For more information on what North Edinburgh Arts does please check our website. To apply please check under volunteering for all relevant information and fill out our Volunteer Registration, Equal Opportunities, and Self Disclosure forms. These can either be emailed or sent by post.

The closing date for this voluntary position is Monday 4th June 2018 at 10am.

Interviews will take place Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th June and Monday 11th and Tuesday 12th June.

All volunteers will be expected to attend a summer programme training event on either Tuesday 26th June at 6 – 8pm, or Saturday 30th June at 10am – 12noon.

Garden Volunteer

Café Volunteer Assistant