We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.
Find your ideal volunteer role here.
Sefton, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Liverpool
If you love working with children and enjoy being outdoors join our brand new team of education volunteers in Sefton! Help children discover the magic of the waterways through our Canal & River Explorers programme by leading sessions for primary schools, cub scouts and brownie groups both in their classrooms...
Gloucester, Gloucester & Sharpness Canal, Gloucestershire
Administration and support, Office-based, Regularly
As admin volunteer for the team for the SWS waterway you will support the local Volunteer Development Coordinator with volunteer specific admin tasks. This will include liaising with the local Supervisor and Team Leader to ensure that the local volunteer needs are met with regards to PPE and training,...
Lune Aqueduct, Lancaster Canal, Lancaster
If you love working with children and enjoy being outdoors join our team of education volunteers in Lancaster! Help children discover the magic of the waterways through our Canal & River Explorers programme by leading sessions for primary schools, cub scouts and brownie groups in their classrooms, meeting...
Management and supervision
The Youth Engagement Advisory Group (YEAG) helps us to understand more fully the wider context of engaging young people. This enables us to plan and deliver effective, innovative programmes, which match the ambitions and aspirations in line with our Youth Engagement Strategy.
Marketing and promotion, Practical, Surveying
We’re embarking on an ambitious project to create England’s first ever coast to coast canoe trail and we need your help to make it happen
Trevor, Llangollen Canal, Denbighshire
Marketing and promotion, Practical, Working with visitors
We are looking for volunteers to help out at events that take place in or around Trevor Basin Visitor Centre, activities range from help setting up and clear down, craft days, fun days, safety rangering. We are looking for volunteers to either lead or support others on some of our Event days, these...
Llanover, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire & Brecon canal, Monmouthshire, S Wales
Regularly, Working with visitors
This is an opportunity to be the ‘face’ of the Canal & River Trust and the Monmouthshire, Brecon & Abergavenny Canal Trust at our partnership Visitor Centre at Goytre Wharf . You will play a key role in the enjoyment of the visitor experience and ensuring visitors leave with a greater understanding and...
Closing Date: 1 April 2019
Marketing and promotion, Working with visitors
Join us as a Young Enabler
Closing Date: 8 September 2018
Banbury, Oxford Canal, Oxfordshire
Recording and monitoring
Are you the volunteer we are looking for? Are you interested in helping the Trust's Health and Safety team with their regular risk re- assessments of our customer operated structures, which include swing bridges, lift bridges and locks. If so the task will involve visiting specific locations within...