Night Shelter Volunteer 2018-2019
With Greater Together Manchester

Your Details

All information provided on this application will be processed in accordance with Data Protection Act and GDPR. Information is not shared with any third party organisation.




You must be over 18 to volunteer at the Night Shelter.


Email contact is vital to the smooth organisation of the night shelters.

Phone Number

Preferably a mobile number. Phone contact is vital to the smooth organisation of the night shelters.

Alternative Number


Do you have personal experience of homelessness?

What is your expected availability?

We are flexible - this is only an idea.

Would you consider undertaking some additional training and a DBS check to become a shift manager?

The role includes additional responsibility coordinating a session.

Are you happy to be contacted for emergency cover if needed?

For example to cover illness etc.

Do you have any other specialist skills or relevant training you would like us to know about?

We may ask to see in-date certificates.

Any other skills or details of the above

Please include language(s) and levels, activities or sessions you could provide.

Please briefly describe why you are interested in volunteering with the Greater Manchester Winter Night Shelter


Are there any considerations that would cause problems with volunteering at a night shelter? Such as criminal convictions, allegations or being forced to stop volunteering elsewhere?

If yes, please give further details

Emergency Contact Details

Please provide the details of the best person to contact in case of an emergency.

Emergency Contact

How can we contact your Emergency Contact?

Please state any medical, dietary or allergy information which we should know.

Reference Contact Details

Please provide us with the details of two people, not family members, who can act as references and can vouch for your character and abilities.

Please note, email addresses and phone numbers are preferred to addresses as you will not be able to commence volunteering until your references back.

Referee One


Name (Referee 1)


Email (Referee 1)


Phone (Referee 1)


Relationship to you (Referee 1)

Referee Two


Name (Referee 2)


Email (Referee 2)


Phone (Referee 2)


Relationship to you (Referee 2)

Equal Opportunities

These questions are not compulsory and will not be used in volunteer selection process. The questions do help maintain fairness and equality for all volunteers of Greater Together Manchester.


Relationship Status

Sexual Orientation

Race or ethnicity:


Do you have a specific religious denomination and/or place of worship?

Where did you learn about volunteering with us?

Please specify




I confirm that the information given above is accurate to the best of my knowledge and I understand that volunteering at the GTM Night Shelter is conditional upon two satisfactory character references and upon completion of relevant training.
I am aware that pictures and videos may be taken for use to publicise the night shelters.
I am currently over the age of 18
About Greater Together Manchester
Changing Lives and Communities Together
Visit page