Volunteering

Our fantastic volunteers are all part of our mission to do everything we possibly can to support young people.

If you’re interested in supporting other young people, volunteering on our helpline or helping us develop new products and tools to help young people take a look at the variety of roles we have on offer below.

Volunteer Portal

How volunteering works at The Mix

When you volunteer at The Mix you can take part in online and offline volunteering that is exciting, challenging and rewarding. Volunteers with The Mix can gain CV skills and get the chance to meet other friendly, interesting people. The majority of our volunteers are trained using e-learning courses from which they receive badges and in some cases OCN qualifications (worth A* to C at GCSE level). Here are some ways you could volunteer at The Mix:

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Helpline Volunteering
Join our Helpline team and volunteer on-site in London. Providing support for young people via phone, webchat and email. Open seven days a week.
London
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Digital Connector
Volunteer on our helpline from the comfort of your own home. You will provide essential support to young people via webchat. Open seven days a week.
Virtual
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Volunteer Counsellor
Join our in-house counselling team to offer short term telephone interventions to young people. Seven days a week
Places available: 15
London & Virtual
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Relationship Squad
Join our relationships squad to support young people to have conversations about relationships and share different points of view. Available seven days a week.
Places available: 10
Virtual
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Peer Editor (Tower Hamlets)
Are you interested in getting online editorial experience? The Mix is looking for Peer Editors to assist the content team in post moderating Your Voices. Available seven days a week.
Virtual
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General Chat Moderator
Help run our nightly, live web chats to support young people in an online environment. We have regular chat workshops for 13-25 year olds.
Virtual
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Support Chat Moderator
Want to make a difference to young people in an online community? Help oversee and contribute to our group support chat sessions. Open five five nights a week.
Virtual

Others

Youth Advisory Panel
Want to be part of developing a youth charity? Want to get involved in helping us understand the motivation of children & young people .Join the Youth Panel and make an difference. Online and face to face meetings.
Virtual
Commenting Moderator
Help us reply to the comments young people leave under our articles when they are seeking additional support. Any day, any time across seven days a week.
Virtual
Boards Moderator
Become a moderator for our message boards by supporting young people, signposting and fostering community relations. Any time, any day across seven days a week.
Virtual
Investing in volunteerYouthNet achieved the investing in Volunteers standard in January 2014.