Volunteer Coordinator

Mpika Village of Hope operates a very large charity shop based in Black Dyke Mills, Queensbury, Bradford. It supports an orphanage and school in Zambia. We are looking for an experienced individual that has a flair for recruiting, retaining and supervising volunteers. 

The candidate will have worked in the third sector with experience of training, development and the building skills of volunteers.

It will be a highly rewarding role, working in a friendly atmosphere.

  • Develop a volunteering polic­y
  • Identify, assess and control health and safety risks
  • Develop structures, systems and procedures to support volunteering
  • Manage the recruitment and placement of volunteers
  • Advertise for volunteers
  • Manage the induction of volunteers
  • Plan, organise and monitor volunteering activities
  • Lead and motivate volunteers
  • Support the development of volunteers’ knowledge, skills and competence
  • Provide one-to-one support to help volunteers develop
  • Enable volunteers to work in teams
  • Maintain records of volunteers
  • Manage volunteers’ expenses
  • Help address problems affecting volunteers
  • Manage and continuously develop your resources for managing volunteers
  • Develop productive working relationships with volunteers and other stakeholders
  • Manage projects involving volunteers
  • Lead and participate in meetings involving volunteers

£12 per hour 18 hours per week. One year contract with possible extension. (Hours to be arranged with the successful candidate).

How to apply

Please email a covering letter and CV to mpikarelief@gmail.com

For questions about the role, please telephone Brian Newham on 07948 189585.

Closing date: 27th November 2020 6:00pm
Hours: 18 per week
Salary: £12
Salary Frequency: Per hour
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This job is connected with: Mpika Village of Hope