One of AMURT’s great strengths is its people. Its people are concerned citizens attracted by the AMURT principle that compassion for everyone and everything is the starting point of relief and development. Many are full-time volunteers who provide thousands of hours of volunteer time to keep our administrative costs low. Contact us if you wish to know more about our volunteer placements. For volunteering overseas visit KidsWorldWide.
AMURT London Monitoring and Evaluation Officer (Volunteer role)
Are you a social researcher who would like to put your skills to use in a small charity and make a real difference? We are looking for an experienced researcher familiar with participatory evaluation who can help us demonstrate the impact and benefit of our services to the homeless and vulnerable communities in and around Hackney, Islington and Camden.
What you will do:
Assist us in designing and planning a monitoring and evaluation strategy
Implement data collection methods to measure the impact of the work we do, the difference we make to people’s lives and to identify other needs of our beneficiaries
Analyse qualitative and quantitative research data
Evaluate services based on the data you’ve analysed & make recommendations for improvement
What we are looking for
Ideally at least 3 years of social research experience including participatory research
Experience in monitoring and evaluation work for charities
Real motivation to help a small local charity demonstrate their impact and improve their services
Commit to seeing this project through which may take a few hours a week (mostly Thursdays) over some months.
Our office at 3a Cazenove Road, N16 6PA and at our, distributions in Holborn, Islington and Hackney
Vulnerable families and the homeless have been hit the hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic. Often unable to self-isolate and with limited to no access to a healthy diet, we are providing them with nutritious ‘energy balls’. What will you be doing?
You will be assisting with the kitchen production of ‘energy balls’; a healthy snack, packed with nutritious ingredients. Duties will include making the mixture, packing and labeling. What we are looking for?
We are looking for volunteers who enjoy working in a team and have a ‘can do’ attitude. No previous volunteer experience is needed for this role, but experience of working in a kitchen would be beneficial. When?
Mondays 13:30 – 17:00
Tuesdays 9am – 12:15pm OR 13:45 – 17:00 Where?
In our kitchen at 3a Cazenove Road, N16 6PA.
Enjoy cooking? Why not join one (or both!) of the communal mass peel, chop and cook sessions for vulnerable children, their families and the homeless. Sessions run from 9am-1.30pm and again from 2.30pm-6pm. A fun morning or afternoon with the very rewarding result of having helped prepare meals to feed the most at at risk members of our community.
What you will be doing
You will be assisting in the kitchen with the preparation of hot vegan meals. Duties will include
chopping vegetables, cleaning pots, surfaces etc. and having a good time! What we are looking for?
We are looking for volunteers who enjoy working in a team and have a ‘can do’ attitude. No previous volunteer experience is needed for this role, but experience of working in a kitchen would be beneficial. Time
Every Thursday: AM prep 9:00 – 13:30 OR PM prep 13:30 – 17:30 Place
Mildmay Community Centre, Woodville Road, Mayville Estate, London N16 8NA