Our Client is a charity, providing care, accommodation and support services for more than 18,000 older people throughout Britain. Their mission is to improve the quality of life of older people
As a Volunteer Co-ordinator your role will be to recruit, induct, train and line manage a group of volunteers for the Elderly.
Below is a brief description of tasks that are required to be under taken as a Volunteer Co-ordinator.
* To actively recruit volunteers interview and assess, obtain references
and carry out CRB checks
* To ensure that volunteer roles are meeting the needs of the service
* To be responsible for ensuring that volunteers are supervised and
supported by staff
* To work closely with activities co-ordinator and social care facilitator
to ensure a consistent approach towards volunteers.
* To develop working partnerships with a range of voluntary, statutory,
recreational and educational organisations
* There may be a requirement to travel to regional, Head Office or other
locations for the purpose of meetings or training relevant to this post
As a Volunteer Co-ordinator you will have Previous experience of managing people along with knowledge of the local communities. Below is a brief description of what is required
*Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
*Excellent time management and ability to prioritise tasks
*Good organisational & administrative skills
*Ability to promote and manage change
*Ability to work within a quality and customer focused service.
This is a permanent role Flexible hours to include occasional weekends and evenings. Commutable from Loughborough, Coventry, Stamford and surrounding areas.
If this role is not quite what you are looking for we have exciting new roles available daily. please call 0115 941 8131
Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.
Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.
This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.
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