• Environment


  • Administration and Office
  • Advice and Information
  • Employee Volunteering
  • One Off Activity / Events

Can you make a difference and help create a better environment for your community?

Do you want to improve your CV?

Do you have the talent to inspire others?

Come and join us in encouraging the residents of West Sussex to think more widely about reducing, reusing and recycling waste! As a Waste Prevention Advisor Volunteer, you’ll engage with a diverse range of people, demonstrating genuine commitment to protecting the environment regarding waste prevention.

This rewarding opportunity involves:

  • Working with the Waste Prevention Team to deliver initiatives across the county.
  • Assisting at local events, fairs, festivals, and promotions.
  • Speaking to members of the public about waste prevention initiatives.
  • Taking on the challenge of sharing your skills and knowledge.
  • Educating West Sussex residents by becoming a Recycling Champion to raise awareness of why recycling right and reducing waste is important (a great addition to your CV!).

What skills do I need?

  • Good organisational skills.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Ability to work with a range of promotional materials.
  • IT literate (basic).
  • Presentation skills (training will be provided).
  • Ability to inspire people and establish credibility.
  • Able to maintain basic written records.


  • Environment


  • Administration and Office
  • Advice and Information
  • Employee Volunteering
  • One Off Activity / Events


  • Accessibility
  • Age Restrictions
    No under 18s
  • DBS Check Required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses Reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing Support
    Buddy system, regular bi-monthly online meetings, team support
  • Suitable For Under 18s
  • Training Provided
    Initial training online. Induction day in person (nr. Warnham)
  • Volunteer Induction
    Saturday 25th March 10am to 3pm Warnham
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers Covered By Insurance
    Full public and employer liability
  • Written Role Description

When can I volunteer?

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This opportunity is available Countywide.

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