Volunteer Info

AMURT  London Volunteer Finance Officer

Do you have charity bookkeeping experience? Are you able to come to Stoke Newington once a week to do bookkeeping for our small, local charity? We’re looking for a volunteer who can keep the charity’s records up to date and present them for funders; a meticulous person familiar with Quickbooks and Excel who enjoys methodical work and creating order.

About AMURT UK

AMURT UK is a grassroots disaster relief and community development organisation. Our projects focus on food poverty, food waste and healthy eating. We produce and distribute food and protein dense snacks to the homeless and other vulnerable communities in London. We also run Food For All health food shop and herbal dispensary, a trading company that donates its profits back to AMURT UK.

What you will be doing

The successful candidate would work alongside a small, dedicated team and be responsible for:

  • Budgetary allocation of income & expenses in communication with team members
  • Prepare payment vouchers for approval
  • QuickBooks data entry
  • Bank and Fund reconciliation
  • Excel budget tracking & reporting for individual Funds

What we are looking for?

Ideally, the successful candidate will have the following experience:

  • Previous charity / non-profit accounting experience
  • bookkeeping
  • Quickbooks
  • Excel
  • Fund accounting experience a bonus

The difference you will be making

This role will ensure that we are able to demonstrate accountability and present our accounts to the funders who have generously granted us funds. This enables us to continue applying for grants allowing us to help more homeless and vulnerable people experiencing food poverty in London.

Time

We are looking for someone who is able to work flexibly and do the hours required. We estimate it as being between 1-4 hours a week. While the candidate is ideally voluntary, we are looking for someone committed. Depending on funding and for the right person there is the possibility of it becoming a paid role in future.

Ideal working days Wednesday (best), Tuesday

(other days possible)

Place

Weekly at our office at 3a Cazenove Road, N16 6PA. For this reason, it would be beneficial if the volunteer lives locally.

How to apply

Please apply via the recruitment page of our website

Any questions – please email Natasha at volunteers@amurt.org.uk or call 020 8806 4250

AMURT UK Food Production Volunteer – Energy balls

Do you live in Hackney, like meeting new people and handy in the kitchen? We are calling on volunteers to help us reach one of the capital’s most vulnerable groups. The homeless in London are some of the most at risk communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unable to self-isolate and with limited to no access to a healthy diet, we are providing them with nutritious ‘energy balls’ to help boost their immune system and fight off virus’.

About AMURT UK

AMURT UK is a grassroots disaster relief and community development organisation. Our projects focus on feeding the homeless, food waste, healthy eating and support to refugees and asylum seekers. We have a homeless feeding programme in London, and the Food For All health food shop & herbal dispensary, a trading company that donates its profits back to AMURT UK.

What you will 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, wrapping/packing and labelling.

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.

The difference you will be making

The homeless are especially negatively impacted by COVID-19 crisis. Many have compromised immune systems, poor nutrition, and hygiene and are more susceptible to the virus and to developing complications. By helping us provide this nutritional support, you will be giving the homeless community a chance of a healthier and safer life.
The homeless, elderly, and those affected by food poverty are especially negatively impacted by COVID-19 crisis. Many have compromised immune systems, poor nutrition, and hygiene and are more susceptible to virus’ and to developing complications.
The issue of food poverty has been severely highlighted during the pandemic, and it is certainly not something that will go away as lockdown eases. We understand that there is an ongoing and increasing need for nutritional support for vulnerable households. With your help, we can continue to help those most at risk to have access to a more balanced diet.

Time

Mondays 13:30 – 17:00
OR
Tuesdays 9am – 12:15pm OR 13:45 – 17:00

Place

3a Cazenove Road, London, N16 6PA

How to apply

Please apply via the recruitment page of our website

Any questions – please email Natasha at volunteers@amurt.org.uk or call 020 8806 4250

AMURT UK Food Production Volunteer – food prep

Do you live in Hackney, like meeting new people and handy in the kitchen? We are calling on volunteers to help us reach one of the capital’s most vulnerable groups. The homeless in London are some of the most at risk communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unable to self-isolate and with limited to no access to a healthy diet, we are providing them with nutritious warm vegan meals which we prepare and distribute every Thursday.

About AMURT UK

AMURT UK is a grassroots disaster relief and community development organisation. Our projects focus on feeding the homeless, food waste, healthy eating and support to refugees and asylum seekers. We have a homeless feeding programme in London, and the Food For All health food shop and herbal dispensary, a trading company that donates its profits back to AMURT UK.

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.

The difference you will be making

The homeless are especially negatively impacted by COVID-19 crisis. Many have compromised immune systems, poor nutrition, and hygiene and are more susceptible to virus’ and to developing complications. By helping us provide this nutritional support, you will be giving the homeless community a chance of a healthier and safer life.
The homeless, elderly, and those affected by food poverty are especially negatively impacted by COVID-19 crisis. Many have compromised immune systems, poor nutrition, and hygiene and are more susceptible to virus’ and to developing complications.
The issue of food poverty has been severely highlighted during the pandemic, and it is certainly not something that will go away as lockdown eases. We understand that there is an ongoing and increasing need for nutritional support for vulnerable households. With your help, we can continue to help those most at risk to have access to a more balanced diet.

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

How to apply

Please apply via the recruitment page of our website

Any questions – please email Natasha at volunteers at amurt.org.uk or call 020 8806 4250

AMURT UK London Feeding Programme – meals distribution

We are calling on volunteers to help us reach one of the capital’s most
vulnerable groups. The homeless in London are some of the most at risk
communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unable to self-isolate and with limited to no access to a healthy diet, we are providing them with nutritious ‘energy balls’ to help boost their immune system and fight off virus’ and a warm vegan meal every Thursday.

About AMURT UK

AMURT UK is a grassroots disaster relief and community development organisation. Our projects focus on feeding the homeless, food waste, healthy eating and support to refugees and asylum seekers. We have a homeless feeding programme in London and the Food For All health food shop and herbal dispensary, a trading company that donates its profits back to AMURT
UK.

What you will be doing

You will be taking part in distribution of hot meals to the homeless in Holborn.
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.

The difference you will be making

The homeless are especially negatively impacted by COVID-19 crisis. Many have compromised immune systems, poor nutrition, and hygiene and are more susceptible to virus’ and to developing complications. By helping us provide this nutritional support, you will be giving the homeless community a chance of a healthier and safer life.
The homeless, elderly, and those affected by food poverty are especially negatively impacted by COVID-19 crisis. Many have compromised immune systems, poor nutrition, and hygiene and are more susceptible to virus’ and to developing complications.
The issue of food poverty has been severely highlighted during the pandemic, and it is certainly not something that will go away as lockdown eases. We understand that there is an ongoing and increasing need for nutritional support for vulnerable households. With your help, we can continue to help those most at risk to have access to a more balanced diet.

Time

Every Thursday: from 18:30 until appr. 19:45

Place

London, Holborn, Lincoln’s Inn Fields (on the north east corner of Lincoln’s Inn Fields, the corner of Lincoln’s Inn and Newman’s Row)

How to apply

Please apply via the recruitment page of our website

Any questions – please email Natasha at volunteers at amurt.org.uk or call 020 8806 4250

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