Driver Support

  • Going to sites with the collections co-ordinator, potentially – if and when competent
  • Going to sites to carry out wood collections with another volunteer
  • Collecting wood from sites requesting our services
  • Loading the vans with waste wood
  • Bringing it back to the yard for sorting
  • Sorting wood back at site
  • Taking waste wood to a chipper in Washington
  • Assisting with customer deliveries


  • Personable
  • Hardworking
  • Team player
  • Willing to learn
  • Keen


  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
    Over 16's
  • DBS check required
  • Expenses reimbursed
    Travel & Lunch if volunteering full day
  • Training provided
    Two reading and quiz based written modules to be completed before first day. 10 further modules available, optional.
  • Volunteer induction
    Induction on first day

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 23/01/2023

End Date: 01/01/2025

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Corporation Yard,
Welbeck Road,
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear

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