Volunteer Co-ordinator

  • Salary: 30,320
  • Contract: Temporary
  • Deadline: 16/01/2017
  • Location: Merseyside

Crisis is currently recruiting for a Volunteer Coordinator to develop a local volunteer strategy, in line with that national Volunteer and Member Involvement Strategies, ensuring the promotion of volunteering in all aspects of Crisis Skylights’ work, including direct services for members, raising the Skylight’s profile, local campaigns, fundraising and social enterprises

Principal Responsibilities:
In this role you will be responsible for managing, developing and monitoring volunteer programmes, ensuring that volunteers have the best of experiences. You will work with the national Volunteer Manager in the implementation of the Crisis Volunteering Strategy and Business Plan.

Knowledge/Skills and Experience:
The ideal candidate will have experience of coordinating volunteers and an understanding of volunteers’ motivations and the benefits they bring to Crisis. You will also have the ability to develop good working relationships with colleagues, volunteers and external partners and confident in providing advice and guidance to others around policy, procedure and good practice

In return, we offer an attractive range of benefits including; 
· Interest free season ticket loan
· Interest free bicycle loan
· Rent deposit loan scheme
· Childcare voucher scheme 
· 8% employer contribution pension

Crisis is the national charity for homeless people. We are dedicated to ending homelessness by delivering life-changing services and campaigning for change.

Our innovative education, employment, housing and well-being services address individual needs and help homeless people to transform their lives.

Candidate should apply via this link by 11:59pm on Monday 16 January 2017. 

Interviews will be held on 26 and 27 January 2017.

Registered Charity Numbers: E&W1082947, SC040094