Signing Up

Applying to be a Volunteer

The volunteering process is extremely easy and helps people from any background, with any level of skills or qualifications to get involved.

  1. Sign up by completing the online application form or download/ collect a form from reception. Anyone under 21 and from the local area is asked to fill in the Young Leaders application form. All other applicants should complete the Volunteer form. Anyone wishing to volunteer specifically as a Mentor should visit the Mentoring or Peer Mentor application pages.
  2. You will be invited to a group interview at The Factory where you will also be given a tour of the centre. Successful candidates will be offered dates to attend training.
  3. You will be assisted in completing a background check.
  4. You will receive training from the Volunteer Coordinator or a member of the Mentoring team.
  5. Volunteering begins!

Sign Up!

Volunteer: Complete the online application form or download an application form here. Please return forms to leanne.mcging@thefactoryyz.org or hand it in to reception.

Young Leader: If you’re under 21 and from the local area, please sign up online using the Young Leader application form or download an application form here and return it to leanne.mcging@thefactoryyz.org or hand it in to reception.

Mentor: Complete the online application form or download a form. Please return forms to James Dronsfield or hand it in to reception. You must be over 21 to apply for this role.

Peer Mentor: Complete the online application form or download a form. Please return forms to sophie.mitchell@thefactoryyz.org or hand it in to reception. You must be aged 16-20 to apply for this role.

If you are unsure about which application form to complete, please get in touch.