Make a Difference

We have a wide range of volunteering opportunities across the Chilterns and are always looking for new people to get involved and join our ever growing team of over 500 volunteers.

Browse the vacancy board below and apply online if you’re interested or would like further information on any of the roles.

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Path Maintenance

Path Rep Vacancy for South Oxon – Pishill with Stonor

The Chiltern Society has a network of volunteer path reps who monitor the rights of way in their parish by walking them at least twice a year and also carrying out very light maintenance work to ensure that footpaths and bridleways are kept as accessible as possible. There is a vacancy for a Path Rep… LEARN MORE

Jun 14, 2021

Path Maintenance

Rights of Way Group Area Secretary – North Chilterns (Dacorum)

We have a vacancy for an Area Secretary in Dacorum, North Chilterns. This includes the parish of: Flamstead, Great Gaddesden, Little Gaddesden, Markyate, Nettleden with Potten End An Area Secretary is the key liaison between the Society and the local Council on ROW matters such as, requesting work needed to keep a ROW clear and… LEARN MORE

Jun 14, 2021

Path Maintenance

Path Rep Vacancy for South Oxon – Shiplake

The Chiltern Society has a network of volunteer path reps who monitor the rights of way in their parish by walking them at least twice a year and also carrying out very light maintenance work to ensure that footpaths and bridleways are kept as accessible as possible. There is a vacancy for a Path Rep… LEARN MORE

Jun 8, 2021

Heritage

Heritage & Arts Group Coordinator

You can make a real difference… Never has there been a time when the preservation of the heritage of our beautiful Chilterns countryside was more important. The Chiltern Society Heritage Group is a lively group aiming to raise awareness, inform, champion and as required, campaign to protect the history and heritage of the local area…. LEARN MORE

May 27, 2021

Path Maintenance

Path Rep vacancy for Fawley

The Chiltern Society has a network of volunteer path reps who monitor the rights of way in their parish by walking them at least twice a year and also carrying out very light maintenance work to ensure that footpaths and bridleways are kept as accessible as possible. There is a vacancy for a Path Rep… LEARN MORE

Mar 26, 2021

Path Maintenance

Path Rep vacancy for Dacorum

The Chiltern Society has a network of volunteer path reps who monitor the rights of way in their parish by walking them at least twice a year and also carrying out very light maintenance work to ensure that footpaths and bridleways are kept as accessible as possible. There is a vacancy for a Path Rep… LEARN MORE

Mar 26, 2021

Path Maintenance

Path Rep Vacancy for Luton & Central Beds

The Chiltern Society has a network of volunteer path reps who monitor the rights of way in their parish by walking them at least twice a year and also carrying out very light maintenance work to ensure that footpaths and bridleways are kept as accessible as possible. There is a vacancy for a path rep… LEARN MORE

Mar 26, 2021

Planning

URGENT – Planning Field Officers

Location: Chilterns Wide, please refer to list of specific areas below Hours: Variable, depending on location and how much you’re able to commit. This is a very flexible volunteer role. Are you concerned about new developments in your local area? If so, we’d like you to join our friendly Planning Group. As an organisation, we… LEARN MORE

Feb 18, 2021

Fundraising

Fundraising Volunteer

Become our Fundraising Volunteer and you could make a lasting difference to the Chilterns, while gaining valuable experience. We’re looking for someone to be part of a small, busy team to help build the foundations of our new Fundraising activity and to be part of the action as it gains momentum. You might already have… LEARN MORE

Feb 3, 2021

Path Maintenance

Path Rep for the North Chilterns

The Chiltern Society has a network of volunteer path reps who monitor the rights of way in their parish by walking them at least twice a year and also carrying out very light maintenance work to ensure that footpaths and bridleways are kept as accessible as possible. There is a vacancy for a path rep… LEARN MORE

Jan 20, 2021

Path Maintenance

Path Rep Vacancy for Hughenden

The Chiltern Society has a network of volunteer path reps who monitor the rights of way in their parish by walking them at least twice a year and also carrying out very light maintenance work to ensure that footpaths and bridleways are kept as accessible as possible. There is a vacancy for a path rep… LEARN MORE

Nov 26, 2020

Heritage

Volunteers Invited to Join the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Group

Location: Chilterns Wide Hours: Variable The GIS (Geographic Information Systems) group was formed in 2016 to introduce computer-based mapping to the Chiltern Society.  The small group of 5-6 individuals from fields as diverse as I.T. and city planning meet once quarterly to further the adoption of modern mapping techniques in the Society’s different departments. Initially,… LEARN MORE

Nov 26, 2020

Chiltern Society Site Conservation, Heritage

Lacey Green Windmill Wardens

Lacey Green Windmill is the oldest surviving smock mill in England; its important timber machinery is over 350 years old. By the late 1960s the mill had deteriorated and was on the verge of collapse. Restoration started in 1971 and it took more than fifteen years for Chiltern Society volunteers to return it to glory. LEARN MORE

Nov 26, 2020