The Abbeyfield Society provides housing and care for older people and its mission is to enhance the quality of life for older people. If you would like to be part of a global organisation with a well-earned reputation for providing excellent care services, thanks to its exceptional management, staff and volunteers, then please get in touch.
Volunteering Officer- National Office, St Albans
Full time | GBP26,000 pa
Grade 3A to 3B
Make a difference to the lives of older people by joining Abbeyfield. Volunteers are the lifeblood of Abbeyfield and as a care and housing Charity we are now supported by over 4500 volunteers. The central Volunteering Team assist over 500 Abbeyfield homes to help them develop and provide a good experience for our volunteers. We are now looking for a full time Volunteering Officer to join our team.
The Volunteering Officer will:
- Support the implementation of Abbeyfields Volunteering Strategy
- Promote volunteering opportunities across a diverse range of audiences
- Lead on projects to increase the number of volunteers at Abbeyfield
The ideal candidate will have experience of working with volunteers, be an excellent communicator, well organised, proficient in MS Office and have the ability to work flexibly using their own initiative and within a team.
This post is subject to an Enhanced Adult Workforce DBS check.
Please Apply Online with your CV and Covering Letter
Closing date for receipt of applications is Thursday 12th October 2017 at 17:00
Interviews will take place on Friday 20th October 2017 at our St Albans office
Abbeyfield is proud to be a diverse organisation and seeks to promote the recruitment, development and retention of a diverse workforce and undertakes to ensure equality of treatment for all employees.