There are so many ways to get involved in Church life at St Paul’s.  We invite you to consider if you have a little time to give and encourage you to get in touch, please email volunteer@spwh.org or speak to the office on 020 8886 4290. Here are just some of the opportunities to volunteer:

Voluntary Roles at Services (training is provided and you will be on a rota to be on duty every 4-8 weeks, depending on your availability):

  • Reader – reads a passage from the Bible during the service

  • Server – assists the clergy during the service

  • Welcomer – greets people as they arrive for services, directing them as appropriate

  • Live Streaming – films the service for the Live Stream, technology provided

  • Slide Operator – clicks through the powerpoint slides projected during the service

  • Children’s Group Leader/Helper – leads/supports at the Sunday clubs for children during services


Behind the Scenes:

  • Serving coffee after service (on a rota basis)

  • Flower arranging in church (on a rota basis)

  • Grounds’ maintenance (part of a team, as needed)

  • Helping at social events

  • Helping with community activities e.g. Winter Night Shelter, Carols on The Green

  • Neighbourhood Support Team – providing neighbourly support to members of the congregation who live nearby

Voluntary Roles requiring some experience/training:

  • Admin support – supporting with office administration

  • Finance support – supporting the church treasurer and finance team

  • Technology support

  • Communications support – website, social media, graphic design, marketing

  • DIY/Building/Decorating/Repairs/Project Management

  • Fundraising

  • Safeguarding

  • Pastoral Care

Opportunities to join groups: