Volunteering Business Partner

Parkinson's UK
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Volunteering Business Partner £16,500 per annum Part time 17.5 hours per week Permanent Home or office based Parkinson's UK drives better care, treatments and quality of life. Our team of over 4000 volunteers are instrumental in bringing forward the day when no one fears Parkinson's and you too could be part of helping us to achieve this. We are currently recruiting for two Volunteering Business Partners who will work as part of a team to provide consultancy support to colleagues across all aspects of volunteer engagement and delivery. The successful candidates will be responsible for providing specialist advice to teams on volunteer management and champion volunteer engagement throughout the charity. This is an exciting time to join our team, as we move into the next phase of delivering our ambitious volunteering strategy. The Volunteering Business Partners will advise and coach staff on volunteer management to deliver a united programme to ensure volunteers have a consistent and positive experience. To be successful, you will have proven experience of effective and successful cross-organisational working, in collaboration with others. You will be a self-motivated individual who can handle competing demands and be able to manage multiple tasks and prioritise your workload to meet deadlines. As you will be working with a wide variety of different people, it is essential that you have exceptional communication skills, along with the ability to build effective working relationships and demonstrate strong team working experience. You will be committed to addressing and resolving potential issues positively and appropriately and able to enthuse and inspire those around you. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our dedicated and innovative team of volunteering professionals. If you think you have the experience and skills we are looking for, we would love to hear from you. For more information and to apply, please click on the Apply on Website button. Closing date: Thursday 1 February 2018 Interviews will be held on Monday 12 February 2018 Please note, only candidates shortlisted for interview will be notified. Parkinson’s UK is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from disabled persons, including those with Parkinson’s disease. Parkinson’s UK is the operating name of the Parkinson’s disease Society of the United Kingdom. A charity registered in England and Wales (258197) and in Scotland (SC037554). No agencies