The Cycle Project UK CIC
Hindley Business Centre


Role and Opportunity Details (Age 18+)

We are a community bike shop, recycling old bikes and getting them back out to the community.

We are looking for help with –

  • Fixing and taking apart bikes
  • Shop work
  • Collectors for donated bikes
  • Social media help and bloggers
  • Fund raising.


Specific Skills Required

  • Training will be provided for some roles such as cycle mechanics.
  • Social media positions require a good working knowledge of computers and phones etc.
  • Experience in fund raising would be great.


Benefits of Volunteering with this organisation

  • You would be helping a new business grow and meet it’s full potential.
  • If you are a keen cyclist you will get to work on all types of bikes.
  • You will be part of a friendly team looking to expand the cycle project from Wigan to other neighbouring towns.
  • Training will be provided for some of the roles.
  • Official certified courses may be offered to the right people with the possibility of apprenticeships and a view to full time employment.
  • You can learn all about running a business.


Level of commitment required 

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity


Date(s) / Time(s) Required

Any time between 9am to 5pm  Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

Some work can be done out of shop hours or from home.


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