Volunteer Coordinator Peterborough

20 hours per week

£21,164 pa pro rata

Peterborough Association for the Blind is a small local charity working with trained volunteers to support people with serious sight problems through a mixture of social and sporting events.

The recent introduction of many new activities and a Befriending Scheme means that we have an exciting opportunity for a Volunteer Coordinator with the right skills, empathy and experience to help us take our work forward. The successful candidate will be highly motivated and have experience in recruiting, training and retaining volunteers.

The main duties will be:

  • To recruit, support and offer training to volunteers to support our service delivery and expansion
  • To coordinate the PAB Befriending Project, matching volunteers with clients and supporting home visiting volunteers.
  • Manage and coordinate volunteers, and ensure their training needs are met
  • To ensure PAB’s staff, trustees, and volunteers are kept aware of good practice in volunteering and of any changes in legislation that might impact on volunteering

The full Job Description and Person Specification and application form can be downloaded below.

Please note CV’s will not be accepted.  Completed application forms should be returned to us by 5pm Monday 14th January 2019.

Interviews will be held on Monday 28th January 2019.