Current volunteer opportunities

There are exciting ways you can volunteer for us with deaf children, young people and their families to suit your skills and interests. Some of these opportunities are available across the UK and could be local to you.

Role: Communicator BSL

Location: Scotland, Wales and England

Help to support deaf children and young people at events helping them join in with activities, communicate and have fun.

Communicator BSL (Level 3 and above) 

To apply for this role,email us.

Role: Group Supporter (Deaf applicants only)

Location: UK wide

Our deaf group supporters help supervise children and young people during activities and ensure they get the most out our events. 

Group Supporter (Deaf)

To apply for this role email: 

Role: Online Community Moderator

Location: Home based UK wide

Do you regularly use online forums? Could you spare a few hours a week to help be an online moderator?

National Deaf Children’s Society is looking for volunteers to support us as moderators for our Online Community. Volunteers would be home based and using your own internet/ wifi access and computer or tablet, you could help us provide a safe, informative and useful forum for parents and professionals who work with deaf children and young people.

If you could spare some time to help or if you’d like to find out more, please read the role description below and  email us to request an application form. 


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Online Community Moderator Role Description

Role: Deaf Presenter (Family Programme)

Location: UK wide

Our Deaf Presenters deliver a presentation about their personal experience of deafness to families of deaf children and young people. 

To apply for this role please email us.

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Deaf Presenter -Family Events- role description

Role: Family Member Presenter Volunteer

Location: UK wide

Our Family Member volunteers share their personal experiences of having a deaf child in the family and facilitate group discussions with the families who attend the Family Programme Events.

To apply for this role email:

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Family Presenter Volunteer role - 2016

YSV Communicator

One of our Communicators

YSV Group Supporter

Group Supporter at an outdoor activity holiday