Ashford, Kent
Woking, Surrey
£21,500 - £25,000 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Volunteering Services Coordinator - Sussex, Kent & Surrey
Fixed Term (12 Months)
£21,500 - £25,000

The role will involve travel throughout Kent, Surrey, Sussex, primarily concentrated in Sussex where we have existing volunteering services. Some evening and out-of-hours work will also be required.

You’ll support volunteering in South East England through recruitment, training, development of and maintaining volunteers to deliver Macmillan volunteering priorities. Working with colleagues in service teams and pilot programmes, your role is crucial to enhancing the quality of Macmillan volunteering services and the Macmillan experience. 

You will be responsible for raising awareness of volunteering services for people affected by cancer in local communities. You will support Lead Volunteers and volunteers to deliver services to people affected by cancer and to signpost to relevant additional support.

It's particularly important that you demonstrate knowledge of national standards, policies, and procedures relevant to this role including safeguarding and risk assessment processes and experience of coordinating and delivering community based volunteer led services to vulnerable people. A rounded understanding of volunteering in its widest sense is essential.

And what do we offer you in return? We commit to actively developing you and offer benefits including private medical insurance, life assurance, pension, generous leave, and interest free loans for season ticket and gym membership.

Any offers on this role are made subject to a criminal records disclosure check or equivalent.


Please submit your application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to change the closing date of our vacancies.

We aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths so we seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, reflecting the diverse nature of our society. 

We will support you throughout the recruitment process with any reasonable adjustments required in accordance with the Equality Act. Please contact the Macmillan HR Team if you require support.

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Refreshed on: 18 February 2020
Closed date: 23 February 2020
Job ref: 7654
Tags: Volunteer Management, Operations

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