Get involved

Get fundraising
Channel your passion into a good cause. From bake sales to quiz nights, and raffles to sporting challenges, organise your own event to support the Friends of Walbottle.

Your fundraising pack includes:

  • Fundraising ideas and tips
  • Printable sponsor sheet

Download your fundraising pack


Become a Reading Buddy
Work 1:1 with Walbottle Campus students to help increase reading skills through sharing and discussing books. Reading Buddies will receive full training and will support students during tutor group time (Monday – Friday, 8.45am – 9.15am, except Wednesdays: 8.45am – 9.25am).

Creative writing
Are you an aspiring writer or poet? Share your knowledge, skills and writing techniques with students at Walbottle Campus. Gain experience of working with young people and help support students develop their literacy skills.

Contact us
Please send expressions of interest via email to, or telephone 0191 267 8221. Please note, all voluntary appointments are subject to Enhanced DBS checks.