Purpose. To support the administrative capacity of Body Positive.  

Description. Being an administrator means using your organisational and presentation skills to support the day-to-day running of Body Positive.  This includes bringing resources together, mail-outs, supporting the Finance and Administration Officer, sorting documents and helping to organise and set-up spaces for support groups and presentations.  The goals can be prescriptive and may suit those who prefer clearly defined tasks.

Locations and Times.  Administration hours  are negotiable with the volunteer coordinator and Finance and Administration Officer.  Volunteering will be at our main office at Bridgewater House in Crewe.

Training. Volunteers will be given free comprehensive training in these areas by Body Positive.  The opportunity will give experience that adds well to any CV.

Checklist.  All of the following criteria must be met for you to be able to take part as an Administrator for Body Positive.  Skills and personal development will be met by Body Positive's volunteer training scheme where appropriate.

Able to maintain clear boundaries and confidentiality

Open-minded; not easily shocked or offended by sexual health issues

Able to work with people whose values may be different from your own

Have a basic grasp of word processing

Able to sort items alphabetically, numerically or by date

Willing to undertake an enhanced DBS check

Completed or willing to attend,

     Volunteer Induction

     HIV and Sexual Health Awareness

     LGBT awareness

Over 18 years of age

Expenses. Volunteers are able to claim reasonable out of pocket expenses, subject to production of receipts as evidence of expenditure. Process and rates of reimbursement will be covered in the volunteer induction and detailed in the volunteer handbook.


We are looking for people to help us with:

Community and Support

Befriending; Peer Support; Drivers; Drop-In Support; Positive Role Models

Professional Specialisms

Counselling; Alternative Therapy; Clinic Support

Education & Awareness

Sexual Health Promotion; Community Advocacy; Training; Drop-In; Stands and stalls


Trustee; Administration; Fundraising; Events; Publicity and Promotion