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Any opportunities to work with us are listed here. If you have experience of homelessness and/or mental health issues, we’d be particularly interested to hear from you.


If you’d like to talk informally about working with us, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.


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I never knew I had that much confidence.

I never knew I had that much confidence.

I thoroughly enjoyed it, it was absolutely wonderful… I was very shy for about ten minutes, and then I just threw myself in wholeheartedly and every week, my confidence just grew and grew.

It's one of the best things I do.

It's one of the best things I do.

Working with Underground Lights has been so great for me. I’ve made new friends, developed my skills – and I feel like I’m making a difference where it’s really needed.

Volunteer Executive Assistant

We are looking to recruit a volunteer with strong administrative skills and an eye for detail who will be able to work with our Artistic Director/CEO and Chair of Trustees to support the administrative work of Underground Lights, including board meetings, communications, fundraising and specific projects.


This role could be an excellent opportunity for someone who wants to develop their knowledge of the arts industry and learn about the inner workings of a charity.

Volunteer Executive Assistant (2022)

UL volunteer application form

You can also apply by sending us a short video/audio recording.

Email to: 

Closing date: Friday 20th May at 5pm.



Underground Lights are seeking new trustees to help support and guide us through our next phase of activity. As a board member you will be responsible for the successful and legal running of the charity, be an ambassador for our work and help us to deliver our new strategic plan (2022 – 2025).


We welcome all applicants and are keen to reflect the diversity of the communities in our city.

For an informal conversation about the role, please contact Emma

To apply, please complete the application form.

Trustee Application Form

Trustee Role Description