Volunteer Manager -Youth Social Action - Ipswich - job ref: V251

Recruiter
Volunteering Matters
Location
Ipswich, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
31 Jul 2019
Closes
03 Aug 2019
Ref
1207912645
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Fixed term contract to 30 September 2020
Volunteer Manager
Youth Social Action
Ref: V251
Hours/Days per week: 35/5
Salary: £22,668
Location: Ipswich
Closing date: 12pm 31 July 2019
Interview date and Location: 13 August 2019 - Ipswich

About the role

Volunteering Matters are looking to recruit a Volunteer Manager for our Positive Futures Ipswich project and our "We are Patrick" programme. The successful applicant will engage with young people and promote opportunities that combine volunteering and learning. They will support young people across Suffolk to develop progressive and socially impactful programmes, encouraging them to be at the centre of decision making, producing creative content, designing and influencing their peers.

This is a wonderful opportunity for an individual who is passionate about empowerment and enabling young people to be ambitious and develop resilience through social mobility.

The successful applicant will build on the success and experience of our National Award winning programme WASSUP and Positive Futures London. Supporting young people to develop the skills to use, social action, enterprise and entrepreneurship to lead changes within their communities for the benefit of all.

In return for your commitment we offer 25 days holiday per year (FTE) plus discretionary festive leave + public holidays. We also offer a 3% employer pension contribution, flexible working opportunities and enhanced employee benefits.

Appointment to this position is subject to an enhanced disclosure check (DBS). Having a conviction will not necessarily cause a bar to employment.

To view or to download the JD and the monitoring form click the link 'Visit Website'

To Apply please send your CV and supporting statement with a completed monitoring form to the email address available via the link 'Visit Website'.

Your supporting statement is of equal importance to us as your CV and is a key part of our shortlisting process. It is an opportunity for you to outline your experience and credentials directly to the details of the post.

Volunteering Matters is committed to the provision of equal opportunities in employment and accordingly wishes to ensure that no job applicant is treated less favourably on unjustifiable grounds. To assist in the monitoring of our performance in relation to equal opportunities you are requested to complete the enclosed monitoring form. The questionnaire is for statistical purposes only. Upon receipt it will be separated from your CV and cover letter and will not form part of the selection process.

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