Volunteers and Placements

Becoming a Bransby Horses' volunteer doesn't need to be a weekly commitment. We have lots of volunteering opportunities that can be just as rewarding while only taking up a few days of your time in a whole year.

However, if you were wanting to volunteer with us on a regular basis we also have some volunteering opportunities that do take a little bit more commitment.

It doesn't matter how much time you have to give us, we are grateful for every one of our volunteers and we cannot wait to welcome more enthusiastic, devoted individuals to our volunteer team.

All of our current opportunities are listed below; if you are interested in any of them please click on the ‘role description’ button for more information or ‘volunteer system’ to be taken through to our online volunteer system.

PLACEMENTS – If you are interested in applying for a work experience placement at Bransby Horses please click on the button below for our online system.

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Bransby Horses - Apply to Volunteer


Internal Events Assistant (Voluntary)

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We’re looking for very special individuals to assist the Visitor Centre and Events Team with our exciting holiday activities. We are looking for volunteers who are confident in meeting and talking to new people, and are efficient in both verbal and written communications.

Receptionist/Mail Order Assistant (Voluntary)

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This is an exciting, new volunteering opportunity at the charity. You will play an important role within the hub of activities at our Supporter Services department. Mail order raises vital funds for the charity and each year the orders are increasing in volume. As a volunteer you will play an essential part of the team,…

Receptionist/Admin Assistant (Voluntary)

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This is an exciting, new volunteering opportunity at the charity. You will play an important role within the hub of activities at within our Supporter Services department and business administration. During campaign times you will maintain high standards of organisation and sort the received lottery tickets within the department and during off-peak times (throughout January…

Gardener (Voluntary)

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Garden volunteering at Bransby Horses is an exciting and unique opportunity to be part of the new community gardening project. As part of Bransby Horses’ 50th Anniversary celebrations we are looking for a group of enthusiastic volunteers to help with all aspects of gardening within designated areas of our beautiful 600 acre site.  

Equine Welfare Assistant (Voluntary)

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We’re looking for some very special individuals who would love to enhance the lives of the horses and donkeys by helping with their care on one of our farms. Is that you? If you love outdoor life, you’re physically fit and you don’t mind a bit of mud then this is the role for you!

Café Assistant (Voluntary)

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Bransby Horses is looking for volunteers who can assist with the day to day running of the café, to maintain high standards of cleanliness throughout the café and to help provide a good service to our visitors.

Community Engagement (Voluntary)

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Bransby Horses is looking for confident, outgoing and enthusiastic individuals to support staff and existing volunteers in promoting the charity’s vital rescue and welfare work, by engaging the local community as part of Bransby Horses’ 50th anniversary celebrations in 2018 .

Events Assistant (Voluntary)

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Bransby Horses is looking for confident, outgoing and enthusiastic individuals to support our staff and existing volunteers at external and/or internal events. Our internal and external events provide a crucial platform to encourage supporter engagement and increase awareness of Bransby Horses within the local and wider community. Are you motivated, reliable and flexible with early starts/late finishes?…


If you have any question please contact us via email volunteer@bransbyhorses.co.uk