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The Weller Centre needs a Volunteer Co-Ordinator!

Coordination / Projects volunteer needed for The Weller Centre in RG4

Main tasks:

-Supports Community Co-Ordinator in fulfilling volunteering opportunities by promoting benefits of volunteering.
-Assists with selection and interview process where required.
-Acts as focal point for volunteers.
-Ensures volunteers receive appropriate Induction, Health and Safety training, expenses process.
-Keeps records of expenses to assist with Centre budget management.
-Maintains up to date records of personal contact details, emergency contact details of volunteers ensuring Data Protection maintained.
-Records voluntary hours.
-Adopts existing CHG volunteer model to ensure volunteering needs met on a daily/ad hoc basis i.e. rota, holiday management, absence process and management.
-Review volunteers’ roles descriptions on a regular basis.
-Agree Personal Development Plans with volunteers where appropriate.
-Arranges regular social events for volunteers.
-Develops regular communication process

Essential criteria:

-Professional attitude and appearance.
-Solid written and verbal communication skills.
-Ability to be resourceful and proactive when issues arise (can do attitude).
-Excellent organisational skills.
-Ability to prioritise and multi task.
-Being approachable, mindful and non-judgmental.
-Have the ability to engage with all age groups.

Benefits:

-Opportunity to give back to your local community.
-Opportunity to meet new people.
-Further develop your experience and interpersonal skills.

Organisation
Contact person firstname
Tina Ford, Centre Manager
Lastname
Contact person's position
Their phone number?
07870198584
Mobile?
07870198584
Location address line 1
110
Line 2
Ambersham Road
Line 3
Caversham
Town
Reading
County
Berkshire
Postcode
RG4 5NA

Map
Wheelchair accessible?
Yes
Car parking for the volunteer?
Yes
Secure bicycle parking?
Yes
Near public transport?
Yes
How much time?
A few hours a week
What times and days of the week?
Mon AMMon PMTue AMTue PMWed AMWed PMThu AMThu PMFri AMFri PM
Availability required
Any of these times
Additional timing details
3 – 6 hours per week:
Mornings - 10am to 1pm,
Afternoons - 2pm to 5pm,
Full days are also available with lunch break covered.
Task type?
Coordination / Projects
Will suit someone like this:
Prefers a specific roleSelf organised/motivatedPrecise and methodicalDecisiveSupportiveCommunicator
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Not specified
Is training given?
Yes
Training description
Community Co-Ordinator / Centre Manager
Is support given?
Yes
Description of support
Community Co-Ordinator / Centre Manager
Are expenses paid?
Yes
Description of expenses
Travel and lunch
Will I need my own transportation?
No
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Yes
Are references required?
Yes
Will there be an interview?
Yes
Are they properly insured?
Yes
Minimum age
18
Do they need a specific gender?
No
How many volunteers needed?
1
Opportunity added on
26 June 2018

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