Volunteerting Officer, West

the Churches Conservation Trust
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Volunteering Officer, West (Somerset, Dorset, Devon & Cornwall) Permanent Contract Full Time - 36 hours Location - Home based within: Somerset, Dorset or Devon. Within 45mins drive of Taunton. Salary - £22,173 - £26,086 per annum, plus pensions & benefits Do you have the skills and passion for involving local people in saving historic buildings? The Churches Conservation Trust is a leading national heritage charity with big ambitions.  Two million people visit our 353 historic churches each year, in some of the most beautiful locations in England. We are looking for someone to join a talented team to recruit, develop and support volunteer teams to ensure a collection of 40 historic churches across 4 counties remain at the heart of their communities as visitor attractions and venues for events. You will have a track record of training, developing and managing volunteers and experience of inspiring communities to run successful projects and events. To make our high profile churches a success you’ll be expected to use your initiative, be a sound negotiator and be motivated by the challenge of delivering high standards at a distance and through others. To apply please visit our website to download a job description/person specification and an application form. Please note there is a two-stage interview process.  Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend a familiarisation day on Monday 5th February within the region.  This will be followed by an invitation to formal panel interviews on Thursday 15th February in Bristol. Closing date: 10am Friday 26th January Familiarisation day: Monday 5th February Interviews:  Thursday 15th February- Bristol The Churches Conservation Trust is an equal opportunities employer Registered charity number: 258612