Register Your Opportunity - Volunteer Centre Western Isles

Volunteer Centre Western Isles

Register Your Opportunity

Volunteer Centre Western Isles can help you recruit volunteers for regular or volunteering events.  We can also help if you are looking for trustees or skilled volunteers for a specific task.

Please fill in the relevant options below, depending on if the opportunity is ongoing or a one-off.

  • Opportunity Details
  • Young People
  • Timings & Availability
  • Training & Support
  • Recruitment Process

Opportunity Details

Your Name


Opportunity Title

Name of Organisation

Please give a summary of the opportunity

What skills, experience, etc, are required, to be able to do this opportunity?

Organisation Address

Are there any restrictions on who can be a volunteer?

Number of volunteers needed

Young People

Is this opportunity available for Young People?

What is the minimum age requirement? (if applicable)

Would you like to know more about how you can recognise young people for their volunteering through the Saltire Awards? - Scotland's National Youth Volunteering Recognition Scheme

Timing & Availability

Start date of opportunity

End date (if applicable)

How many hours per day, week etc would a volunteer need to give for this opportunity, eg 4 hours per week, 2 hours per fortnight, etc

Is there a minimum commitment expected of the volunteer eg 6 weeks, 3 months

Please indicate when this opportunity happens (Required Days + Morning/Afternoon/Evening)

Where does the opportunity happen? Do you provide transport or travel expenses to the place of volunteering? required

One-Off Opportunity

What day(s) and time(s) is the volunteer required?

Where does the opportunity happen? Do you provide transport or travel expenses to the place of volunteering?

Training & Support

What type of insurance(s) do you have, to cover this opportunity?

Would a taster session be available for this opportunity?

Training & Support For Volunteers

Will the volunteer be offered induction/start up training?

Will the volunteer be offered ongoing training?

Please give a brief description of any induction and/or support which will be available for the volunteer

Is there a named contact person?

Are there childcare costs or support?

Is there wheelchair access?

Is there a disabled toilet?

Will a risk assessment be carried out for this role?

Are volunteer expenses available?

Recruitment Process

What selection method(s) will be used for prospective volunteers?

How soon should a response be expected?

What is the next stage once the volunteer has completed the application form?

How soon after contact should a volunteer expect to start volunteering?


I consent to my information being used as described in the privacy notice, found above on our website.

I can confirm that the information provided in this form is correct

By filling in this form, you have agreed to your opportunity being posted onto the Volunteer Western Isles website and Volunteer Scotland website