Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.
Position: Volunteering Officer
Contract type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 35 per week
Salary: £19,964 to £21,821 (Depending on skills and experience)
Closing Date: 21 September 2019
Interview date: Friday 4th October 2019
About the Role:
Volunteers are vital to the success of Alzheimer’s Society. Alzheimer's Society was founded by volunteers, and their contribution continues to be absolutely essential to our ability to improve the lives of people living with dementia. Volunteers are involved in every aspect of our work, from delivering services to fundraising and campaigning and acting as Dementia Friends and Champions.
To maintain and continue building our exceptional community of volunteers, we are now looking for an experienced and well-motivated person to join us. You will be responsible for recruiting, inducting, training and supporting our volunteers across North and East of Northern Ireland. You will also promote volunteering opportunities and spearhead our volunteer recruitment across the area. Working in this geographically dispersed area, you will be responsible for all aspects of volunteering in the local area whilst adhering to the Society’s volunteering policies.
Along with excellent people and presentation skills, you must have the confidence and expertise to communicate our vision and inspire others to take up volunteering roles. You will have the relevant skills and experience to help us achieve our goals.
You may have experience of the following: Volunteering Support Coordinator, Volunteering Coordinator, Volunteer Coordinator, Volunteer Officer, Volunteering Officer, Support Coordinator, Project Assistant, Project Coordinator, Charity, Third Sector, NFP, etc.