Volunteer Coordinator

Volunteer Officer

We are recruiting for a Volunteer Coordinator who will assist us in making sure that we are engaging with Lambeth people.

About you

As an experienced volunteer coordinator, you will manage the volunteer programme which includes recruitment and providing training and support to all volunteers. The postholder will promote volunteering opportunities widely to people living and working in Lambeth to ensure that our potential volunteers represent the diversity of the borough, building relationships with relevant community groups and organisations to support your work. You will also identify relevant training and support for our volunteers.

You will work with the Engagement Team and the Communications and Outreach Officer to identify volunteering opportunities.

The purpose of the job is to promote and manage volunteering in Healthwatch Lambeth and to oversee the recruitment, training and support to all our volunteers. .

About us

Healthwatch Lambeth is an award-winning independent health and social care champion for local people. We work to understand the needs, experiences and concerns of people who use health and social care services and to speak on their behalf. We focus on ensuring that everyone in Lambeth can get the support they need to live well. We work to get services right for the future and in Lambeth that means that we pay attention to the impact of inequalities on the health and care outcomes for our different communities.

 

Interested?

Please see the application documents which includes an application briefing explaining a little about the organisation, the role, and the kind of people we are looking for.

This is a part-time post (20.5 hours per week) with a salary of £31,000 per annum (pro-rata - £16,946.67) and 26 annual days entitlement (pro-rata). You will be based in Brixton, London with some local travel and evening work.

If you would like to have a conversation about the role please feel free to contact Natalia, Engagement Manager at: info@healthwatchlambeth.org.uk

If you require any support to enable to apply, ring us on 020 7274 8522. Closing on Sunday 18 August at 5pm. Interviews will be held on Friday 30 August 2019.

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