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Volunteer Coordinator

Are you passionate about supporting volunteers to make a difference to the lives of local carers?

Care for the Carers is seeking to recruit a skilled volunteer coordinator to join its team supporting unpaid carers in East Sussex.

22.5 hours per week
Salary: £15,192 per annum

The Volunteer Coordinator will recruit, support and develop a team of volunteers, in a variety of roles, to enhance our work to support and represent carers in East Sussex.

The successful applicant will be a skilled communicator with excellent organisational skills, who has experience of recruiting and supporting volunteers, and of developing, implementing and evaluating volunteer programmes.  The ability to gain and maintain volunteers’ confidence is essential, as is a commitment to equality and inclusion.   You will work across a range of community settings, with office space being provided in Eastbourne, however, work anywhere within East Sussex may be required.

The post is subject to a DBS check.

How to apply:
Please apply using the application pack below or by calling Stephanie Blake 01323 738390. Please use the job applications form below as CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications is at 1pm on Thursday 14th January 2021. Interviews will be held on 22nd January 2021.

Volunteer Coordinator Application Form
Job Description
Person Specification
Guidance notes
Terms and conditions
Equal opportunities monitoring form

Care for the Carers is committed to valuing diversity and is an equal opportunities employer. We have a number of measures in place to support the carers in its employment including carers leave. As an organisation we are particularly keen to ensure that our staff reflect the diverse nature of the community in which we work. We value diversity and warmly welcome applications from disabled people, the LGBTQ+ communities and people from ethnic minority backgrounds.

We're recruiting volunteers and new trustees

We are recruiting a team of volunteers to make telephone calls to isolated unpaid carers as part of our ‘Carers in Touch’ listening service and to deliver social media for us. We are also recruiting new Trustees to join our board.


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