How it works

How it works

How it works is a new easy to use, one-stop-shop portal connecting higher education students with civil society organisation volunteering opportunities.

What’s in it for students?

  • Browse and apply for volunteering opportunities
  • Connect with civil society organisations locally, nationally or internationally.
  • Manage your profile and volunteering activity online.
  • Log and track your volunteering hours
  • Gain recognition and apply for volunteering awards and certificates.
  • Enrich your personal development with new experiences, knowledge and employability skills
  • Learn from and contribute to communities, while having fun and making friends

You can register at any time and apply whenever an opportunity that interests you appears on the website.

Once you are registered you can browse and apply for opportunities online and apply for the opportunities that interest you at a time that suits you. Every week your local HEI will mail you a selection of volunteer opportunities.

What’s in it for Civil Society Organisations? 

  • Advertise long-term, once-off, local, national, international volunteering opportunities.
  • Connect and recruit students in Irish Higher Education Institutions all across Ireland.
  • Manage activity online.
  • Access how-to guides and useful resources.

We are happy to have organisations of any size sign up, and avail of the system as often or as little as you like, whenever you require volunteers.

If you want to sign up your organisation on - the registration form is short and simple.

Join Us! enables students to have the opportunity to: enrich your personal development and employability skills, have a fun experience, meet new people, and give back to your community. Sign up now.

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