Give something back to the community, learn new skills and meet new people.

You can expect to be treated with fairness, reimbursed for expenses, receive training relevant to your role, get involved in organisational issues, and be provided with ongoing support and supervision.

We have over 30 years experience of working with volunteers – and we have a gold certificate for good practice in volunteer management from Volunteer Centre Lewisham.

We are committed to equal opportunities and particularly encourage applications from women, LGBT people, people living with HIV and people from black and minority ethnic communities.

Please send all applications to volunteering@metrocharity.org.uk.

For some opportunities, before you start volunteering with us, you will need to have a DBS check. Sometimes, depending on the opportunity this will need to be an enhanced check.

See our jobs board here.

Current vacancies

Board of Trustees Chair
The Chair has the overall purpose of leading the Board, ensuring systems are in place to provide trustees with the support they need to carry out their role effectively and enabling trustees to fulfil their responsibilities for the overall governance and strategic direction of the organisation. This will be done in accordance with the relevant legal and regulatory guidelines/requirements.
Board of Trustees Treasurer
The Treasurer will oversee the financial and assurance matters of the charity in line with good practice and in accordance with the governing document and legal requirements. The Treasurer will report to the Board of Trustees at regular intervals about the financial health of the organisation to enable the Board to better make strategic decisions. The Treasurer will ensure that effective financial and other risk measures, controls and procedures are put in place, and are appropriate for the charity.
Board of Trustees Volunteer
Communications Volunteer
Finance Volunteer
GMI Outreach Volunteer (Gay Men)
LGBTQ+ Mental Health & Wellbeing Group Worker
Our LGBTQ+ drop-in is a mental health and wellbeing group, which brings together LGBTQ+ residents to reduce social isolation. The drop-in runs every Thursday afternoon, between 24pm, and is currently a mixture of online and in-person sessions.
Pitstop Clinics Volunteer
Positive Peer Mentor (Lambeth, Southwark & Lewisham)
Positive Peer Mentor (Wandsworth)
SASH Volunteer Peer Mentor
Youth Volunteer
METRO Walnut: Peer Support Group Volunteer