Volunteer for us
With the commitment of our volunteers, we are able to offer a support network to young people facing significant barriers to employment, education or training.
Want to become an e-mentor on Prince’s Trust Online? Click here to visit our dedicated e-mentor page.
Volunteers are at the heart of everything we do
Last year Business Mentors donated over 220,000 hours to The Prince's Trust.
We’ve always been reliant on dedicated volunteers like you to help us in our mission of turning the lives of young people around. Whether you’re helping in our offices and centres or working one-to-one with young people, your support can have a powerful impact and long lasting effects.
Use the filter below to explore the roles available in your region. If you find a role you’re interested in, we’d love to hear from you – simply fill in our enquiry form, telling us the role you’d like to apply for, and we’ll be in touch with you soon.
Already a volunteer? Find tools and resources in our volunteer hub.
Providing support to the Outreach Team in Glasgow
Providing administrative support in Glasgow.
As a Centre Session Volunteer, you will be supporting our staff in delivering additional engagement opportunities for young people who are pre and post programme, with employability and confidence building sessions.
As a Digital Access Club volunteer, you will be supporting our staff in delivering additional engagement opportunities for young people.
London and South East, Scotland
Providing support for e-mentors mentoring our young people online. This is a role which can be done remotely, or in our offices in Edinburgh or London
Assisting a young person apply for a cash grant to overcome financial barriers.
East Midlands, North West, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, West Midlands, Yorkshire and The Humber
Providing one-to-one support to a young person starting in self-employment.
East Midlands, East of England, London and South East, North East, North West, Northern Ireland, Scotland, South West, Wales, West Midlands, Yorkshire and The Humber
Providing one-to-one support to young people on Princes Trust Online
East Midlands, Northern Ireland, Scotland, South West, Wales
Supporting the delivery of the four-day Explore Enterprise Course.
Becoming a volunteer
For the majority of roles, you don't need to have any experience, specialist skills or qualifications. The qualities we look for in our volunteers are:
- Ability to relate to and empathise with young people and their aspirations
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, especially listening skills
- Ability to be non-judgemental, self-aware, patient, understanding, flexible, positive and supportive in all situations
- Ability to challenge own assumptions and negativity