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By giving your time you can really make a difference, there are lots of ways to get involved.

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You don’t need experience to volunteer with us

We’ll give you all the support and training you need.

If you're unemployed, volunteering can help boost your skills and confidence. You’ll meet new people and improve your CV at the same time.

There are a wide range of volunteering opportunities in all of our charity shops across England and Wales.


You can volunteer to do things like:

  • Customer service and helping shop visitors
  • Merchandising and displays
  • Paperwork
  • Sales assistant
  • Prepare stock
  • Head office tasks


Please contact your local Scope shop for current volunteering opportunities or complete this enquiry form for more information.

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Join nearly 10,000 people who volunteer with Scope in England and Wales.

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