Bankside Helpers

Volunteer bank side helpers (not on the boat) are needed for Trusty 11. This boat can carry up to 8 adults and is operated by friendly volunteer crew.

You would be required to meet and greet, taking money, issuing life jackets to children, allocating seats for electric powered river boat trips along the River Stour from Flatford.


No formal qualifications just people who enjoy dealing with the public.


  • Suitable for under 18s
  • DBS check required
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Written role description
  • Accessibility
  • Volunteer induction
  • Ongoing support
  • Health and Safety Policy

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 01/04/2017

End Date: 30/09/2018

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning No No Yes No No Yes Yes
Afternoon No No Yes No No Yes Yes
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

2017 Season runs from Easter Sunday until Sunday 30 October. SATURDAYS: Waterbus Service SUNDAYS & BANK HOLIDAYS: Heritage sightseeing trips WEDNESDAYS IN SUMMER: Heritage sightseeing trips


This opportunity is available in: Colchester, Tendring

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