Volunteering Development Officer

19602.00 - 21236.00 GBP Annual
22 Oct 2019
25 Oct 2019
Contract Type

Our client is looking for a motivated and experienced person to join their England Volunteering Development team.

Volunteering Development Officer
Reference number: A
Location: Birmingham

Salary starting at: GBP19,602 to GBP21,236 per annum - Applicants should expect under normal circumstances to receive an offer at the bottom of the advertised range
Hours: Full Time
Contract: Permanent

Volunteering is pivotal for the success of this charity, they simply could not save nature without volunteers. With over 12,000 volunteers giving their time and talents regularly, it is important that they ensure their large workforce are being well supported so they are having a quality volunteering experience, gaining enjoyment and satisfaction from what they do, as well as having real impact for nature through their work.

They are looking for someone with experience working with volunteers, preferably in a leadership role. You will enjoy working with people and building relationships and trust with colleagues across the organisations. This role covers a large geographical area, so you will be organised and work consistently so that you are visible to the teams you support, even if you can't be everywhere in person. You will have excellent communication skills and feel comfortable talking to teams at all levels.

As a Volunteering Development Officer, you will join a small development team to advise volunteer line managers on excellent volunteering management, policy and best practice. You will also be a champion for change, constantly considering ways to improve how they work. This role is about influencing and inspiring others, so they are driven to work with more volunteers and in innovative ways. For the organisation to grow and ultimately save nature, we must mobilise and develop volunteers across all areas of the business, and it is the role of the Volunteering Development Officer to give the energy and expertise needed to realise that change.

Closing date: 3 November 2019
Interview date: 11 November 2019

To Apply and for More Information:

Please click the apply button. You will be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to the employer's website where you can complete your application.

This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage.

When you make your application please ensure that you include reference number A on any correspondence.

No agencies please.