Volunteer - Jungle Club Leader

Manchester or Bolton

Are you family orientated, organised and love having fun? Get in touch today to sign up for an amazing volunteer experience. We need YOU!


Are you looking for a Volunteer role which makes a Big Difference?

Want to bring a smile to families lives?

Got 4 hours or more to spare each month?

Lagan’s Foundation are looking for volunteers to support us running our Jungle clubs across Greater Manchester.

Position Type



Greater Manchester



Job Description

Lagan’s Foundation are looking for volunteers to support us with running our Jungle Club in Manchester and/or Bolton

If you enjoy a morning cuppa and want to be part of a lovely, relaxing socialising event which is dedicated to parents of children with complex health conditions, Join us!

These coffee mornings would take place in Bolton or Manchester once a month and are open for 2 hours each session. We also allow 30 mins either side for set up and breaking down and cleaning.

What will you be asked to do?

  • Commit at least 4 hours a month
  • Attend and pass initial induction training as required – 4 full days Monday to Friday
  • Complete Online and Classroom training as required – to learn how to run the Jungle Club.
  • Arrange special visitor activity for each session.
  • Contact families to encourage attendance.
  • Arrange future dates and times for sessions.
  • Set up and break down sessions & clean. (30 mins either side of the session)
  • Attend and support our monthly family meetup to create a welcoming and positive environment for parents to relax and socialise.
  • Engage with families make tea/coffee and provide refreshments to our families.
  • Manage the Club Budget
  • Gather feedback from families
  • Train new and existing volunteers
  • Provide support to volunteers
  • Liaise with the Business Development and Stewardship Department and Area Care Hub.

We welcome all interested to volunteer with us and we appreciate your support!

Mentoring and learning would be provided as per requirements.

If you are interested in helping to facilitate an environment where parents can enjoy a tea/coffee and chat, please get in touch.

You must be able to confirm the following;

  • 2 references
  • able to complete or provide a Enhanced DBS and confirm it is on the update system before commencing volunteering with us.
  • Be able to attend Induction training
  • Be able to commit 4 hours a month on an ongoing basis

Please go to our website Lagans Foundation and our social media for more details.


  • Experience volunteering in a healthcare children’s charity organisation
  • Ongoing High quality Training
  • Being part of a unique charity care team
  • Fundraising opportunities
  • Social get togethers