Community Builder

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NCT Community Builders are at the heart of our local volunteer teams. You will engage with parents to find out what services are needed in the local community. Build a team of community volunteers in your area who will offer inclusive, low cost events and activities.

This is a flexible home-based role that can easily be fitted around you and your availability.

What’s involved?

• Talking to people in the local community to understand what parents need

• Encouraging local people to get involved and volunteer to support parents

• Build a strong and inclusive network of parents following NCT guidance and best practice

• Promoting and publicising local NCT events

• Keeping in touch with local volunteers

• Using social media to engage and support local parents

• Celebrating the difference volunteers make to local parents

• Championing NCT's values and vision

Time commitment

• This is a flexible role that can fit around your other commitments and availability

• We ask that you can commit to 3 hours per week and that you can ideally volunteer for at least 6 months

• You will be invited to attend a monthly catch up with the Volunteering Team for training and support. These will usually be online in the evening and will be supported by closed captioning

What skills do I need?

Our Community Builders are

• Strong communicators

• Able to plan and organise their own time

• Able to motivate and inspire others

• Confident using social media 

What can you expect from us?

• A great volunteer experience and the opportunity to build a community for local parents

• Access to an online platform with all the tools, resources and training you will need

• Expenses paid in line with our expenses policy.

• We are committed to zero discrimination and driving real change to tackle inequality

• The opportunity to develop your skills

• Ongoing support and regular check-ins with the volunteer support team

• Importantly you will have the opportunity to make a real difference to parents


  • Accessibility
  • Data Protection policy
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

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Availability Details

Time commitment: • This is a flexible role that can fit around your other commitments and availability • The time you will spend volunteering will vary depending on the type and frequency of the activity you choose to run. You could volunteer with as little as 2 hours per month. • We’re ideally looking for Community Volunteer who can volunteer for at least 3 months


This opportunity is available Countywide.

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The National Childbirth Trust

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  • Children
  • Families and Parenting
  • Health and Social Care


  • Local Events
  • One-off Activity
  • Supporting People and Befriending

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