Volunteer Coordinator

North East, South East, South West, West Midlands, East of England
18 Dec 2018
18 Mar 2019
Hours per month
20 to 30 hours
Long Term

Type of opportunity - Fundraising

Opportunity - 9466

Are you good with people and organised with the skills to help support and co-ordinate volunteers? We need a good team player who is full of ideas to ensure that our diverse range of volunteers feel part of the team and are supported in their roles.

The role will give you invaluable hands-on experience of managing volunteers for a major charity.

Region - North East, South West, South East, West Midlands, East of England

Where based - Your Local Area

Additional location information - National: RNIB office in your local area or may be home based. Not available in East Scotland

What you will be doing?

  • Build relationships with local retailers
  • Booking venues and catering facilities
  • Help to organise and manage events
  • Build relationships
  • Coordinating a team of volunteers either as collectors, public speakers or Sooty Box volunteers.
  • The role may also involve booking and planning activities for volunteers to take part in such as collections, presentations and volunteer meetings

What skills and experience are needed?

  • Ability to use your own initiative
  • Friendliness, enthusiasm and reliability
  • Good Communication Skills

What will you gain from the role?

  • A chance to give something back
  • A chance to make a difference
  • Experience of fundraising
  • Working in an office environment
  • Working with a variety of people
  • New experiences and skills

What support will be given?

  • Induction
  • Understanding Sight Loss Pack
  • Expenses
  • Regular updates
  • Supervision and help from your Manager
  • Training as appropriate

When will you be needed - Flexible

How often will I be needed - 4 hours Per Week

Criminal Record Check Information - This role does not require a criminal record check

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