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For more information call our Volunteer team on 0845 658 1167 or send us an online enquiry.

New Recruits

We're looking for motivated individuals to join our team of dedicated caseworkers, keen to give back to those who have given so much for us. As a caseworker, you’ll meet up with veterans and their families to talk through the problems that they face, and work with them to find a solution.

Contact us to find out about opportunities to become a Caseworker or our other available volunteer roles in your local area. Our recruitment process includes interviews and a reference check.

Contact us about volunteering

The information you provide will be used to create a personal record on our database if your application to become a SSAFA volunteer is successful. It will not be used for any other purpose or shared with any other organisation; all data collected from unsuccessful applicants will be destroyed as soon as it is no longer needed. SSAFA complies with the Data Protection Act 1998.
What was it that turned it around for me? It was Bill – and SSAFA.”
Afghanistan Veteran Jason Wheeler

Who we're looking for

All our Caseworkers receive full training including local induction training about SSAFA .

You do not need a Forces background to volunteer with us. Most importantly, we are looking for volunteers who will listen sensitively and treat people with respect at all times. We also welcome people who have:

  • The willingness to learn new skills and attend any mandatory training
  • Basic IT skills
  • Ability to work in a team and support others
  • Ability to work within our Volunteer Policy and Code of Conduct
  • Ability to work confidentially and adhere to our data protection guidelines’
  • A driver’s licence (for some geographical areas)