Adviser to Volunteers
Volunteer advisers are key to the running of the Volunteer Centre. You would be supporting the Volunteering Managers by contacting potential volunteers and assisting them in finding a volunteering opportunity. The aim being to place the volunteers into a suitable voluntary placement.
You would be doing the following;
Contacting potential volunteers upon receipt of an enquiry.
Interviewing, calling or emailing potential volunteers to identify their needs, skills and experience and help them find suitable volunteering opportunities.
Recording volunteer details on the Volunteer Centre database and using the database to search for suitable opportunities.
Referring potential volunteers to their chosen organisations by email.
We are a small and friendly, bubbly, happy team who welcome volunteers and are very flexible with the times that you can volunteer - plenty of tea/coffee and biscuits available too!
What skills do I need?
Friendly, non-judgemental and polite, enjoy meeting and talking to people.
Basic IT/computer skills - able to input data, create and send emails, use internet websites.
An outgoing personality and happy to communicate with a wide range of people.
Good written, verbal and listening skills.
Able to maintain records and follow procedures.
Good organisational skills.
Happy to work closely with a small team of staff and volunteers.
We are near to Oxted town centre (Station Road East) and local to the bus service and train station.
Tandridge Voluntary Action (TVA)
- No Specific Interest
- Administration and Office
- Advice and Information
Lift not available on a Monday - two short flights of stairs are only access on a Monday.
- Age restrictions
- DBS check required
- Equal Opportunities Policy
- Expenses reimbursed
- Health and Safety Policy
- Ongoing support
- Training provided
- Volunteer induction
- Volunteer Policy
- Volunteers covered by insurance
- Written role description
When can I volunteer?
Start Date: 15/01/2021
End Date: 15/01/2022
14, Gresham Road
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