We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.
Find your ideal volunteer role here.
18th October 2017 Recurring
Rochdale, OL11 2PX
To work along side our busy Customber Service team at our Rochdale office 2 - 3 days a week depending on availability.
We are looking for volunteers to help us maintain the canal at Bugsworth Basin. This is a Scheduled Ancient Monument and was a busy canal/tramway interchange basin.
Rochdale OL11 2PX
To volunteer to work alongside Canal & River Trust staff maintaining our offside vegetation through the winter, at various locations on Rochdale and Ashton canals....
At key locations around the country, we’re establishing visitor ‘welcome’ stations and you could be at the heart of this welcome.
Marketing and promotions
31st October 2017 to 1st October 2018
Closing Date: 31st March 2018
Milton Keynes, Grand Union Canal, Buckinghamshire
Marketing and promotions, Roles from home
This role is to work within our new IT training team, developing resources for our people to make best use of our IT systems. The main aim is to design and prepare educational aids and materials for the IT Training department bringing learning to life to engage and upskill our people, using specialist...
7th November 2017 Recurring
Littleborough, Rochdale Canal, Greater Manchester
Our Towpath Taskforce team meets on the first Tuesday of every month. It's a great opportunity to try volunteering with the Trust with no need for longer commitment. Typically we plant hedgerows, tackle problem plants, paint locks and mend towpaths.
10th August 2017 to 31st December 2017
Closing Date: 31st December 2017
Locations across the canal & river network
Administration, Customer service, Marketing and promotions, Roles from home
Based at the Canal & River Trust National Volunteering Team, with possible travel to other offices to attend meetings, this volunteering role is to celebrate and promote volunteering opportunities across the Trust both internally and externally with case studies and promotion on social media. This will...
2nd July 2017
Burnley straight mile
Join us for a practical session, between 10am and 2.30pm on the first Sunday of the Month in and around Burnley. Activities undertaken include: vegetation works, litter picks and general towpath maintenance. No experience is needed though it’s appreciated if you can let us know that you’re turning up...
Standedge, Huddersfield Narrow Canal, Yorkshire
Opportunity to gain experience within event organising and hosting, Wedding Support and Social Media. For more information please contact Claire Atkinson on 01484 844298