Illustrative words reading "Why Volunteer"

As a not-for-profit organisation, Grimm & Co relies on the support, enthusiasm and hard work of an amazing team of volunteers. From introducing newcomers to our magical story in the apothecary to helping imaginations grow as a writing mentor, it takes a diverse set of people with a range of different skills to make our vision a reality.

Exciting times ahead…

We have some very exciting updates to share very soon, and as such, we need YOU!  We are in need of volunteers to fulfill the following roles:

Back of house product volunteer

(helping with tasks such as product making and labelling, stocktaking, processing online orders)

Events volunteer

(helping with the build/set-up of pop-up Grimm spaces, including dressing spaces and manual handling)

Front of house retail volunteer

(including sharing our magical and mortal story, serving customers, visual merchandising)

If you think that one of these roles might be the one for you, please apply to be part of the volunteer team!  We can’t wait to hear from you!

Grimm & Co is a literacy charity that relies on an amazing team of volunteers.   If you have a little free time on your hands (even just one morning or afternoon each month) and you’d like to get involved with what we do, we’d love to welcome you on board. No matter where your skills and interests lie, we’ll have a role that suits you!  At the moment, all volunteering roles are taking place remotely.  When life in the mortal and magical realms return to normal, you may be interested in the roles detailed below.

In return for volunteering with us, we can offer you:

Opportunities to meet new people and make friends.

Increased confidence.

The chance to gain and develop new skills in areas that interest you.

All reasonable travel expenses reimbursed by us.  We also give you lunch expenses if you work for a full day with us.

Full Health & Safety and Safeguarding training, an Enhanced DBS check, and other free training opportunities to support you in your role.

Provision of references, if needed.

The satisfaction of knowing that you’re helping to make a positive difference to young people and families in your community!