We value the time and dedication of our volunteers and welcome new people to join our friendly team

We are keen to welcome new people to join our friendly team


At Bedfordshire Open Door we value the time and dedication of our volunteers – we are keen to welcome new people to join our friendly team and we are always happy to have an informal talk about opportunities.

Young Voice Volunteers – we are keen to involve young people in the development of our services – if you would like to contribute then get in touch and we can talk about current projects and opportunities.

Volunteer Counsellor – We welcome qualified and experienced counsellors to join our team. We ask that you offer a minimum of two voluntary hours per week. We provide our counsellors with management support, fortnightly supervision and a programme of learning and training opportunities.

Student Placement Counsellor – we offer placement opportunities for Level 4 trainee counsellors. Look here for more information

Trustee – we are currently looking for new Trustees to join our dedicated Board – look here for more information about this opportunity to share you skills at the strategic level of our organisation.

Office Volunteer – we are seeking volunteers with office experience including data input and reception, filing and diary management. We have a small but busy office and extra an pair of hands can help.

Board Minute Taker Volunteer – we are looking for an experienced minute taker to support our Board of Trustees. Working alongside the Chair of Trustees and the Operations Manager you will provide a central function in maintaining comprehensive records and minutes for the Board.

Garden Volunteer – we have a small courtyard garden and would love to have a dedicated volunteer who can offer a few hours a week to keep it looking lovely.

Work Experience – as an organisation that supports young people we are always keen to provide positive opportunities to develop their skills and experience.

If you are interested in any of these opportunities email us on counselling@bedfordopendoor.org.uk and we will contact you for an initial discussion.

If you want to talk…

This is a place where you will be accepted, be safe and heard.

01234 360388

07922 105200

Write to Us:
120 Tavistock Street,
Bedford, MK40 2SA