Volunteer Coordinator

£23,500 to £26,000 per annum

37 hours per week

Windsor, Berkshire

We are looking for an energetic, passionate and highly effective Volunteer Coordinator to join our dedicated team to help support families in need in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead.

Family Friends is a small local charity, very proud of its strong local reputation, which provides short term early help support to families with children up to the age of 13 who are facing challenges and difficult times and who live in the borough of Windsor and Maidenhead.  These services are delivered by both professionals and volunteers and we are very highly regarded in the locality by our service users and other professionals.

Your job will be to recruit, train and manage Family Friends’ volunteers and to oversee the delivery and development of the Volunteer Service. We currently have a great team of 35 volunteers who provide targeted support to individual families on a weekly basis. We are looking to increase both the number of volunteers and the range of activities in which they are involved, including facilitating group work to children and parents, fundraising, PR, and administration.

You will be joining a small, friendly team with a great passion for supporting children and enabling families to thrive.

 To find out more about us, please go to our website at www.family-friends.org.uk.  If you would like more information about the role, please contact our Director of Services on tracy@family-friends.org.uk

Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) and professional/personal reference checks. (This post is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974).

To apply please submit your CV, along with a covering letter detailing how your skills and experience match the job description and personal specification, by email to info@family-friends.org.uk by 12 noon on Monday 27th September 2021.

Volunteer Coordinator Job Description and Person Specification (Sept 2021)

Charity No. 1141145