Careers Service

Volunteering

Information on further study including how to find voluntary opportunities in the UK and overseas, what might be expected of you as a volunteer and some of the legal issues to consider.

 

Voluntary opportunities in the UK

How to find voluntary opportunities in Edinburgh and throughout the UK.

International volunteering

How to find voluntary opportunities overseas.

Why volunteer?

An overview of some of the benefits of volunteering.

What is expected of a volunteer?

What are charities and other organisations looking for when they recruit volunteers?

Legal issues

Information on the legal issues and protection that you have as a volunteer.

Related Links

Our books on volunteering