Here at Aston-Mansfield volunteers are vital in achieving our core mission and aims. We are lucky to have a vibrant and very active group of volunteers. 

The diverse nature of the opportunities that we provide means that our volunteers are able to offer their support in a number of roles. 

From receptionists to creative and digital assistance, through to working with our youth, children’s community outreach projects and much more!

If you are interested in helping out in a way that is not advertised – we would love to hear from you, send an email to:

Charity Shop Volunteers

  • Would you like to make a difference?
  • Do you like meeting new people?
  • Do you have a spare morning/afternoon once or twice a week?

Why not join our friendly team of charity shop volunteers?

If you are interested we would love to hear from you, send an email to or pick up an application form from Durning Hall.

The role will include sorting and pricing stock, manning the till and acting as a representative for the organisation. There is also scope to window dress and curate outfits for mannequins. Our Charity Shop is based in Forest Gate, Woodgrange Rd. We’re looking for individuals who are able to commit once a week for at least 6 months. If you have previous retail experience, we’d love to hear from you – but don’t worry if not. If you are successful, your supervisor will induct you into the role and explain the basic principles of volunteering in a charity shop. To apply for this role please email:

Hear from Hannah in the video below who volunteered in the Children’s Team!