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Volunteer Team Leader - North London Adoption Centre
Permanent, 20 hours per week
£11,718.49 per annum (starting salary is subject to experience) plus London Weighting and excellent benefits
Cats Protection is the UK’s leading feline welfare charity. We now help around 193,000 cats and kittens through our network of over 250 volunteer-run branches and 36 adoption centres and homing centres.
We are now recruiting a Volunteer Team Leader to join our adoption centre in North London, on a part time, permanent basis. The working hours can be determined on a rolling basis but you will work one weekend in three.
The main purpose of this role is to promote and co-ordinate volunteering for the centre. This role will require you to develop contacts internally and externally e.g. with volunteers, employees, and the wider Volunteering Department. The post holder will recruit, train, schedule and support a team of diverse volunteers to enhance the smooth running of the Adoption Centre service in all aspects of its work. Please note a driving licence is essential for this role.
• You will be highly motivated with previous experience of managing a team of volunteers
• Excellent interpersonal, customer service and organisational skills are essential
• Ideally you will have a background of working within an animal welfare environment (desirable)
Closing Date: 27 August 2019
Interview Date: TBC
To reward you we have a pay scheme which provides the opportunity to progress within your pay band, subject to satisfactory performance. We also offer a range of benefits which include a generous holiday entitlement, a competitive pension offering, a private medical scheme, and a death in service scheme.
Cats Protection is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.