Careers Resources

Careers Resources

There are many different ways in which you can participate in volunteering during your studies, whether it is term-time or during vacations. Volunteering is also valued by employers as it demonstrates a range of attributes, including self-motivation, team work and a commitment to helping others.
On this page you will find links to a range of organisations offering opportunities in the Aberdeen area, in the other parts of the UK and across the globe.

Voluntary work

AUSA Volunteering in the Aberdeen area

Search for current voluntary opportunities in the Aberdeen area.


Search for volunteering opportunities in Aberdeen.

Mini Career Course: Finding Volunteering Opportunities

In this mini career course you will find out about the types of volunteering opportunities available to you and where to find volunteering opportunities. The course should take around 15 minutes to complete.

Volunteering (

Advice on volunteering opportunities in the UK and outside of the UK.

Wakelet Board: Volunteering

View our Wakelet board on current volunteering opportunities available.

Resources for International Volunteering

The link below will take you to a list of recommended resources for finding international voluntary work opportunities.

Resources for UK Volunteering

The link below will take you to a list of recommended resources for finding volunteering opportunities in the UK.

bp Student Tutoring Scheme

A voluntary scheme, placing students in local Primary and Secondary schools to work with pupils under the supervision of the classroom teacher. The scheme lasts for eight weeks from February to May. For more details click on the link below.


Listing of organisations offering voluntary opportunities that can be done remotely.

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