Volunteer with us

Nightline Association is almost entirely run by volunteers. As a result, we offer you the opportunity to play a hands-on role in both the operation and strategic development of a national charity.
Do you fancy organising events? Working alongside other key names in the charity sector?
Are you a whiz at writing new software? Do you love spreadsheets?
Can you help pull together campaigns? Get excited about cutting-edge research?

See our current volunteering opportunities below.

If a particular role you are interested in isn’t currently advertised, email [email protected] to discuss it.

Volunteering with a Nightline

If you are interested in volunteering with a Nightline, such as by becoming a listening volunteer, you should contact that Nightline directly.

You can find your local Nightline here.

Development Department

Responsible for improving Nightline services; supporting Nightlines by collating and distributing guidance for training, including best practice for training listening volunteers; quality assuring Nightlines, ensuring that all of our helplines are operating in line with our Good Practice Guidelines; assisting the setup of new Nightline services, and supporting existing Nightlines who wish to expand or improve their sustainability and policy base.

Available roles:

IT Department

The IT department provides, maintains, supports, designs, builds, tests and deploys a range of IT software and infrastructure services to Nightlines and the Nightline Association, and advises on other IT matters. Due to the wide range of things we do, we have both technical and non-technical volunteers. The applications provided to Nightlines are an anonymous instant messaging service, an anonymous email service and a call/contact logging application; and we host websites, provide email accounts and a file store and a chat application, do DNS record management, and give technical support.

Available roles: