Senior Volunteer Coordinator

£27,042 per annum
02 Apr 2019
18 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Volunteer Coordinator 

Leonard Cheshire supports individuals to live, learn and work as independently as they choose, whatever their ability. As the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of services for people with disabilities, we do everything humanly possible to empower people to live their lives as freely and as fully as they choose. 

Position: Senior Volunteering and Community Coordinator 
Location: Home Based (North East of England) 
Job type: Full Time, Permanent 
Salary: £27,042 per annum 

Closing Date: 19th April 2019 
Interviews will be held on the: 25 March 2019 

About the role: 

We are currently seeking a Senior Volunteering and Community Coordinator for the North East of England (North Region 1). This is a home-based position. 

Liaising with local and national managers, service and programme coordinators, you will lead and develop a team of volunteer coordinators to deliver a high quality and diverse volunteering programme, ensuring delivery of a great customer experience across all parts of the organisation. This will include sharing relevant information and resources and delivering joint outcomes. 

You will ensure effective engagement with the community to raise awareness and support volunteer recruitment, contributing to the development of a relevant network of contacts within each community location. 

About you: 

A skilled communicator, you will have experience of managing and developing volunteers and / or staff plus strong IT and reporting skills. 

The ability to travel regularly across a geographical patch is essential for the role. 

Benefits: Fair and competitive pay rates. Contributory company pension scheme with competitive life cover benefit. Substantial and flexible annual leave, with the option to buy or sell, depending on needs (salary sacrifice). Access to cash health plan at very favourable rates. Access to cycle-to-work benefits (salary sacrifice). Access to child-care vouchers (salary sacrifice). Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme. 

Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

You may have experience of the following: Senior Volunteering and Community Coordinator, Senior Volunteer Coordinator, Volunteer Coordinator, Volunteer Officer, Volunteer Recruitment Officer, Volunteer Recruitment, Recruitment Coordinator, Charity, Charities, Not for Profit, NFP, Third Sector, etc.