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Volunteering

Community impact

Volunteering is a great way to support the local community and gain valuable skills and experience that will enrich your CV.

The Union

Your opportunities

Volunteering is a chance to really make a difference and develop your skills and talents to complement and enhance your education. There is a whole range of opportunities for you to choose, as well as training and development to make sure you get the most out of the time you invest.

Manchester Met's Student's Union run the online volunteering hub, where you can search for volunteering opportunities and keep a record of your hours and skills. 

You can gain recognition for the volunteering you do through the MMU Futures Award, where you’ll also find additional, short-term volunteering opportunities. 

Visit the Union Volunteer Website

Sports Volunteering

Learn new skills

Sports volunteering is a fantastic way to improve your self-confidence, meet new people and gain valuable work experience. It has been proven that volunteering in sport boosts happiness and wellbeing, promotes higher self-esteem, emotional wellbeing and resilience than those who have never volunteered. It is also a great way to give something back to your local community and become involved with something that you can be really proud of.

 

Visit the Sports Volunteering Website