Volunteer with us

Are you concerned about people experiencing homelessness? Do you want help make a positive difference to the lives of people sleeping rough in South West London?

Volunteer with SPEAR and you’ll be joining a dedicated community of people who make a real difference.

Opportunities to get involved

See our current volunteering opportunities below:

Volunteer Befriender

We’re looking for a Volunteer Befriender to provide support to people using homelessness services in South West London.

Volunteer Outreach Worker

We are looking for dedicated outreach volunteers in the London boroughs of Kingston, Richmond and Wandsworth.

Heath Link Event Volunteer

We’re looking for a Heath Link Event Volunteer who will attend our Health and Wellbeing events and carry out a range of duties.

Volunteer Barber

We’re looking for a trainee or qualified barber or hairdresser to provide haircuts for SPEAR clients as a volunteer.

If you’re interested in one of these volunteer roles, please complete the application form and we’ll be in touch to discuss next steps. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds, particularly those who have first-hand experience of homelessness.

We advertise new roles frequently so remember to keep checking this page.

What's in it for you?

There is so much to gain from volunteering with SPEAR. As well as making a positive difference to the live of people experiencing homelessness, you will:

  • develop new skills or enhance existing ones
  • have the chance to try something new
  • gain a sense of achievement
  • give something back to the local community
  • build your confidence

To help you get the most our of your experience, we will:

If you have any questions, please email: volunteering@spearlondon.org