Lum Head Primary School, Gatley




At Lum Head we welcome the opportunity for volunteers to join our school community as we believe they make a significant contribution to the life of the School.  Lum Head believes that by providing opportunities for volunteers to work alongside our children, the volunteer will gain a range of skills and work experience. They will develop confidence and motivation to try different things and benefit the community they serve.


If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, you can register an interest using the file below

and emailing it to  We will then contact you to discuss it further.  As safeguarding is so important to us you will be asked to sign a Volunteer Agreement and complete a DBS check. 


Our volunteers might include:

  • University, college and sixth form students
  • Members of the governing body
  • Members of the local community
  • Parents of pupils
  • Former pupils


The types of activities that volunteers are engaged in might include:

  • Listening to children read
  • Working with small groups of children
  • Working with individual children
  • Undertaking arts and craft activities with children
  • Supporting Lum Head staff to run before and after school clubs
  • Working with children on the computers and i-pads
  • Accompanying children on school trips
  • Actively engaging our children at all appropriate times