GiveGetGo Volunteering Programme

In Partnership with Transform Lives Company the University will be offering unemployed people from the city, who are seeking work, the opportunity to Give their time through volunteering, Get new Skills and Go places.

GiveGetGo includes:

  • At least half a day volunteering for at least 12 weeks within the University
  • One day a week skills focus including personal barriers to work e.g. stress   
  • Half a day a week work focussed time, job search
  • Employer engagement and guaranteed job interviews

We guarantee to interview all individuals who have completed the GiveGetGo Volunteering Programme, who meet the essential criteria for the post. Individual’s names will be confirmed with the GiveGetGo Programme.

We specifically welcome applications from veterans and social housing tenants, unfortunately, we're not currently able to take referrals from students or people in work. 

Two of our GiveGetGo volunteers have spoken to us about their experience, please read their case studies below:

Michal Case Study

Nat Case Study

If you would like to find out more about the Programme please contact: Steve Plant,

Please note- Referrals are now closed and will reopen in April 2018. 

For more information about the scheme please see the below video: