Engage: Develop Skills & Gain Experience

Volunteering Opportunities

  • CVS South Gloucestershire-Volunteering opportunities in local area https://www.cvs-sg.org.uk/volunteer-centres-sg-partnership
  • Voscur-Local volunteering opportunities
  • Bristol SU-Guide to finding charity and volunteering roles in Bristol
  • Quartet Community Foundation– brings together people who want to help the local community with projects
  • Do-it-UK’s national volunteering database
  • BUNAC-Working adventures worldwide
  • Frontier– Gap year, adventure travel and volunteering abroad placements worldwide
  • RealGap– Tour, work and volunteer abroad experiences
  • Edge of Africa-Volunteer projects in Africa
  • East Africa Playgrounds– UK registered charity and international NGO, focused on East Africa volunteering
  • Kaya Responsible Travel– volunteer programs, Internships, language courses, study and service and gap year opportunities
  • Arms Around the Child-Fundraising and volunteering opportunities supporting children in need
  • COMHLÁMH-Volunteering supporting action for social justice
  • Angloville– Unique experience enabling linguistic and cultural exchange between native English speakers and language students
  • STA Travel– Gap year volunteering

HE Work Experience

  • Contact Work Experience Team: workplacement@sgscol.ac.uk

Part-time Employment

Employability Events

  • “Your Next Steps” Undergraduate Employability Conference: Date- 29th of November, 15:00 -19:15 @Wise Campus.

This is a fantastic opportunity for all our HE students to engage with an interactive community of employers and professionals through participating in sessions geared to career progression and preparing for the world of work i.e.: graduate prospects & labour market info, interview skills, CV tips, teacher training taster, self-employment and much more. Free refreshments will be available.