Keech Hospice Care
Luton, Luton
£37,622 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

37.5 hours per week

Starting salary £37,662 per annum

There is room to develop and progress through the pay grade banding up to £43,677 on a competency-based framework.

We have an exciting opportunity for a new role, Head of Volunteering to join our award winning team, having recently been awarded the Queens Award for Voluntary Service.  

Can you help us build and develop new community relationships and realise the potential of existing, emerging and new volunteering opportunities?

Can you develop and deliver a volunteering strategy which builds on our successes and is aligned to our long-term organisational plan?

This is a varied role with a high degree of autonomy and the potential to really impact our business with the scope to bring in innovative thinking across volunteer recruitment, retention, and management.

Volunteering runs through everything we do at Keech.  From providing the best possible experience for the people we support and look after, to fundraising in the community or playing a pivotal role in the success of our shops, involving the community in our work matters more than ever.  We now want to build on this as we plan for the future. To see Keech`s Volunteering position statement please click here.

The successful candidate will have extensive volunteering management experience, the ability to contribute at a strategic level, and is looking for an opportunity to shape the volunteering function.  A strong influencer who can work collaboratively, has experience in developing innovative ideas and embedding diversity, equality and inclusion within volunteering.

For more details, please visit the Keech Hospice Care website.

Along with an ongoing commitment to education and training, other benefits include a work-place pension or the option to continue with an NHS pensions if already contributing, on-site free parking, cycle to work scheme, access to Simply Health (health cash plan), access to EAP (Employee Assist Programme), subsidised meals in our restaurant, and the opportunity to purchase annual leave.

If you wish to apply, please complete an application form. CV`s received in isolation will not be considered for interview.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake a standard disclosure and barring services check.(DBS)

Closing date is the 5th December 2021

We are committed to promoting equality of opportunity across our workforce and particularly welcome applications from minority groups

Posted on: 23 November 2021
Closed date: 05 December 2021
Tags: Management, Volunteer Management