24thAugust 2022

Volunteering journeys: growing the youth volunteering generation

24.08.22|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , , , |

This research report (Carregha, Tania et al., Institute for Community Studies, 2022) can be found here. The report: explores young people's perceptions and experiences of volunteering, and ways to increase levels of volunteering by young people. outlines the background to the study, where the 'volunteering journey' is intended to encapsulate [...]

21stJuly 2022

Wild Sparks Practitioner Vacancy, July 2022, plus volunteer opportunities!

21.07.22|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , , |

Wee Wild Sparks Outdoor Nursery delivers fully outdoor early years childcare and education in Perthshire for 3-7 year olds in a beautiful woodland environment. The nursery is currently seeking a practitioner to join their small team in the coming academic year (ideally from August 2022). Find more details and how [...]

16thJune 2022

Work Experience in the Forth area

16.06.22|Categories: Miscellaneous|Tags: , , , , , |

The latest TCV bulletin has shared this volunteer opportunity. Are you aged 18-25 and living, working or studying in the Forth area? Do you have opinions about what is important to your community and a curiosity to learn from and lead other young people? Climate FORTH are looking for volunteer [...]

1stJune 2022

Interested in receiving the Conservation Volunteers newsletter?

01.06.22|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , |

Subscribe to Greenzine, the TCV monthly newsletter. Read what TCV teams, volunteers and Community Network members have been doing right across the UK thanks to support from partners, funders and individual supporters. TCV also share ideas for connecting with green spaces wherever you are, along with ‘how to’ guides and [...]

24thMarch 2022

TCV Spring bulletin

24.03.22|Categories: Miscellaneous, Places|Tags: , , |

TCV Scotland's Spring Network Bulletin highlights volunteers enhancing greenspaces in the contrasting environments of Livingston new town, a former opencast mine in Fife, Kyle of Lochalsh in the Highlands, and inner-city Glasgow. TCV aim to support more such initiatives in the year ahead through the Glasgow Bio-Enhancement Programme – can [...]

24thMarch 2022

Re:Green in the Highlands

24.03.22|Categories: Events, Funding|Tags: , , , , , |

Re:Green is a conservation and youth leadership programme for 18-24-year olds taking place in remote areas of the Scottish Highlands on 2 and 4 week placements. Young people will help restore Scottish Rainforest, get a crash course on climate campaigning, and take on some of the UK’s most challenging and [...]