Stroud, Gloucestershire
Independence Trust
Job type:
Part Time
£16,679 per annum pro rata (Based on FTE 37 hours per week)
Closing date:
19th Oct 2017 at 23:55

Volunteer Co-ordinator and Community Capacity Builder
Stroud Locality

£16,679 per annum pro rata (Based on FTE 37 hours per week)
Part Time: 17 hours per week
Fixed Term Contract up to 30th March 2022


We are looking for a Volunteer Co-ordinator/Community Capacity Builder to help us deliver our innovative service by recruiting and training members of the local communities to become volunteers.  You will work across the Stroud District. The role will involve:

  • Promoting the service across the Stroud District, identifying individuals who want to make a positive contribution to their local communities through volunteering
  • Working closely with the Community Connectors to build a volunteer base in each locality
  • Work with existing providers across the area to ensure the service is promoted and that the service builds and develops volunteers across the Locality

The successful candidate will have previous experience of working in challenging conditions with individuals who may be vulnerable, have a flexible approach to team working as well as the ability to travel across the county.   

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Barring Service check. 

Closing date for applications:  Midnight on 19th October 2017

For informal enquiries only please contact Beverley Polson on 01452 327486 or 07817 761669

The closing date given is a guide. We reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications, so we advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment. If you have not heard from us within six weeks of the closing date then you should assume your application has not been successful



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