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
At key locations around the country, we’re establishing visitor ‘welcome’ stations and you could be at the heart of this welcome.
Rochdale, OL11 2PX
To work along side our busy Customber Service team at our Rochdale office 2 - 3 days a week depending on availability.
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....
We are looking for people with experience of working with children and a love of canals & rivers.
16th October 2017 to 31st December 2020
Stoke Bruerne, Grand Union Canal, Northampton
This volunteering role is in association with the Canal Museum at Stoke Bruerne. We are looking to expand the education programme on offer to primary schools at the museum with guided walks, workshops and museum visits as well as family activities as part of the museum's events programme at weekends...
Closing Date: 31st December 2018
Crofton, Kennet & Avon Canal, Wiltshire
We are looking for volunteers to help develop and establish a new school and family learning programme at Crofton Pumping Station near Marlborough. This fantastic site is home to the 200 year old beam engine alongside the Kennet & Avon Canal and is a perfect setting for school groups to learn about our...
31st October 2017 Recurring
Closing Date: 31st March 2018
Dunns Lock, Grand Union Canal, Leicester
Join the Leicester Towpath Taskforce for a range of activities along the River Soar and the Grand Union Canal.
31st October 2017 to 1st October 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...
West London, Grand Union Canal, London
We are looking for volunteers to join this established group of education volunteers based in Brentford. The role involves visiting primary schools to lead workshops about canal history and leading walks along the towpath at various locations in West London. This is a fantastic opportunity for people...
1st November 2017 to 30th November 2017 Recurring
Hatton, Grand Union Canal, Warwickshire or home based
Administration, Administration and support, Home-based, Marketing and promotion, Office-based, One off or a taster
We’ve got a heap of training of guides for using our volunteering database. They’ve been written by those using it and haven’t had a full sense check. Could you do this?