Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
YO24, York
£26,200 p.a. pro rata Plus up to 9% Employer Pension Contribution
Permanent, Part-time
Job description

Volunteering Support Officer
Location: Yorkshire Wildlife Trust head office (York), 1 St George's Place, York, North Yorkshire
Salary: £26,200 p.a. pro rata Plus up to 9% Employer Pension Contribution
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Part time

Do you have proven experience of providing excellent standards of supporter care? Are you highly articulate with the ability to take on the ideas of others?  Do you want to play a part in creating a Yorkshire rich in wildlife for everyone?

If so, Yorkshire Wildlife Trust are seeking to appoint a Volunteering Support Officer to join our Supporter Engagement Team. This exciting role will work with colleagues across the Trust to increase engagement and support from volunteers, which will help and enhance the supporter journey. They will offer expert volunteer advice and guidance to Supporter Managers, in addition to developing and delivering an inspiring and innovative volunteering programme that attracts increased support from both new and existing audiences.

We are looking for someone who is highly organised and has excellent administrative skills, with the ability to meet tight deadlines when working under pressure.  Not only are we looking for someone who is passionate and enthusiastic, they must be a confident communicator, and be able to build and develop strong internal and external relationships. They must keep up-to-date with legislation and best practice in volunteering and ensure data is reported accurately and safely.   

Please note we don’t accept CVs

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms and accompanying equal opportunities monitoring form is 9am Tuesday 29 September 2020. Please note that applications received after the closing deadline will not be considered

Interviews: 13/14 October 2020


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the button to be directed to our website where you can complete your application. 

We are committed to creating a Movement that recognises and truly values individual differences and identities.  We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We want our people to flourish, just like nature.

YWT Company 409650; Charity no. 210807.

No agencies please.

Posted on: 07 September 2020
Closed date: 29 September 2020
Job ref: 156035_YW
Tags: Advice, Information, Volunteer Management