Are you warm, efficient and a great listener? Do you have experience of home visiting families? Family Friends is a Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service winning charity based in North Kensington which specialises in befriending and mentoring. We are recruiting a full-time Family & Volunteer Co-ordinator to join our team. The charity provides long-term practical and emotional help to disadvantaged families living in Kensington & Chelsea, Hammersmith & Fulham and South-East Brent through a network of 40-50 volunteers. Each volunteer supports either the parent or child in a family. We have a great record for ‘helping families to help themselves’. In this varied and exciting role, the Family & Volunteer Co-ordinator’s work includes:
- Recruitment and training of volunteers
- Introduction, supervision and support of volunteers
- Assessment of children and parents needs via home visits
- Monitoring and evaluating the services
- Some evening and weekend work is required.
FIXED TERM 12 MONTH CONTRACT
35 hours per week (28 hours may also be considered)
Closing date: Thursday 30 January 2020, 5pm
First interviews: Week commencing 3 February 2020
Second interviews: Week commencing 10 February 2020
The successful candidate will be required to attend our two day volunteer training on Thursdays 27 February and 5 March 2020 as part of their induction.
The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.