Volunteer For Us

Open Door is currently recruiting to the following post:


  • Open Door Trustee

Open door is a counselling and psychotherapy service for young people based in Crouch End and Tottenham. Open Door supports young people’s mental health and has been doing great work in Haringey consistently for the last 40 years. There has never been a greater need in our community for the kind of work that Open Door does. Open Door is committed to protecting the right of young people to have good mental health care. Responsibility for supporting young minds rests with all of us if we care for future generations.

Open Door is recruiting up to 4 new trustees to join its Board. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an established and developing professional charity, to provide strategic direction and to ensure that our values and objectives are upheld. We are looking for trustees who will help us to develop in a challenging economic climate in which our fundraising strategy is changing to meet our needs, including social enterprise, contracts and commissioning. We need highly motivated and experienced people to join our Board of Trustees in order to share in our strategic planning for the Charity’s future.

We are also looking to recruit a Treasurer to the board – the role description for this position is below.

Application Process

Applicants are asked to submit a CV and cover letter, of no more than two-pages in length each, outlining how they meet the person specification, to Sabina Ariyadasa (sabina.ariyadasa@opendooronline.org).

Open Door Trustee Role Description

If you are interested in applying for the role of Treasurer please submit a cover letter and a CV to Sabina Ariyadasa (sabina.ariyadasa@opendooronline.org) by 9am on Monday 28th November 2016.

Open Door Treasurer Role Description


Volunteer for Us

Volunteers come to Open Door for many reasons, including a desire to gain further experience or skills, to ‘give something back’ to the community or to take a step towards employment. We are always keen to recruit more help, so why not volunteer at Open Door? All our volunteers are required to apply for a DBS check which we will organise.

Opportunities at Open Door include:

  • Administration, working with the support team on administrative tasks

To find out more about these opportunities, please email us at enquiries@opendooronline.org stating which role you are interested in.