A Christmas bucket collection taking place over three hours at Liverpool Lime Street Rail Station in aid of Child Bereavement UK this December. Smiley and approachable collection volunteers are needed to engage with the commuters who would like to donate, and to host the buckets to collect the all-important donations. Start off your Christmas season by helping to raise money that will enable our work with children and families effected by bereavement.

Liverpool Lime Street Rail Station, Lime Street, Liverpool L1 1JD


The collection is happening on Saturday 17 December 2022 from 12pm to 3pm

Four collection volunteers are needed including a volunteer event leader. In addition to attending the collection, the volunteer event leader will pick up supplies between 9am to 5pm on a weekday Child Bereavement UK’s Widnes office (2nd floor, Ashley House, Ashley Way W, Widnes WA8 7RD). They will receive a brief from a staff member and a brief to read to the other volunteers. This volunteer will be responsible for the cashing in of the donations to Child Bereavement UK and the return of the supplies.

Essential skills 

  • Friendly and approachable
  • Reliable

Support given

  • Volunteer t-shirt for on the day
  • Staff briefing and instructions prior to the collection day
  • Collection buckets supplied

What you’ll get out of the experience
Helping to raise funds that will help Child Bereavement UK to support children and families to rebuild their lives following bereavement.

Key working relationships

  • Volunteering department
  • Railway staff
  • Commuters

Equality and diversity
The Charity is committed to creating a safe and welcoming atmosphere for everyone, and one that challenges all forms of oppression or discrimination including those based on age, gender or gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity leave, disability, race (which includes nationality, citizenship, ethnic or national origins), religion/faith or belief, sexual orientation (collectively known in law as the ‘protected characteristics’), as well as any oppression or discrimination based on other physical characteristics or impairments, occupation, income, wealth, or unrelated criminal convictions.

We encourage diversity and equality in all our volunteer roles. If you have a disability or additional need and would like to discuss this with us prior to signing up, please email: [email protected] to see how we can support you. 

Terms and conditions
This job profile is not intended to be a complete list of duties and responsibilities but is a guide for information. It may be reviewed and changed in the light of the evolving needs of the Charity and as part of the volunteer’s development. Any changes will be made following discussion with the post holder.

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