Current Volunteering Roles

Current Volunteering Roles

Do you have 4hours/4 days/4 months of your time to give? Whatever your schedule, you can make a difference

Short Term Volunteering

There are plenty of ways that you can help support our fundraising events! Every effort you make will raise funds to help make an incredible difference to the lives of people who are homeless in Ireland.

Organise A Fundraising Event

Why not rally your friends and family together to organise your own fundraising event, download a copy of our Community Fundraising Guide which is full of ideas and information to help you.
For further information and discuss how you can show your support contact Elizabeth on or call 01 881 5900

Long Term Volunteering

There are a variety of different ways to get involved from one day events, to full time, year-long volunteering on our Community Service Volunteer programme.


Fundraising Volunteer

Location: John Street, Sligo
Reporting to: Fundraising & Marketing Executive

Primary Purpose: To assist with marketing lists & cold calls.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Support the Fundraiser
  • Manage the recording of this information on Excel or other CRM tools
  • Maintain accurate and up to date records
  • Report regularly on progress to supervisor

Education and Experience

  • Proficiency in relevant computer applications such as Excel and Word

The Person: 

The successful candidate would possess the following

  • Commitment to the Highest Level of Service
  • Respect for others
  • Good awareness of health and safety procedures
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to gather and manage Information
  • Ability to use own initiative

Please email CV & Cover letter to to apply. Role closing 22nd of November, 2020.

Student Work Placements & Internships

If you are interested in enquiring about a student/ work placement or Internship with Focus Ireland, please forward a copy of your CV, with a cover letter to

Please note, we are at full capacity for Transition Year placements for 2020/2021 and cannot accept any more applications.