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Volunteer Brokerage Coordinator

Posted on 24 January 2018

Location: Groundwork London offices in Waterloo with project delivery across the London Borough of Hounslow

Contract: Fixed Term until March 31st 2019

Salary: Circa £23,000

Hours: 37.5 hours

Groundwork London delivers valuable Volunteering Services across London which matches volunteers with organisations that need their help and support. We employ Volunteer Brokerage Coordinators in the essential role that develops, delivers and supports the service by recruiting volunteers, signing up organisations, managing customer facing communication, and handling the administration and organisational activities related to placing volunteers with volunteer-involving organisations.

You will be working as part of a London wide team of nine people who deliver Volunteer Services across the London Boroughs of Barnet, Brent, Hounslow and the City of Westminster. This post will see you coordinate, deliver, and promote our service predominantly in the London Borough of Hounslow.

It is a broad role that will complement your strong commitment to volunteering and understanding of what Volunteering Services do. A self-starter and excellent team player, you will have experience in the delivery of community and volunteering projects or services, and be able to advise volunteers and volunteer-involving organisations about volunteering opportunities and roles. You will also be enthusiastic about developing partnerships with voluntary, public and private sector organisations, and in harnessing Facebook and Twitter to market opportunities and information about volunteering.

You will work with team members to deliver training workshops and coordinate small to medium sized events to celebrate Volunteers Week and volunteer contribution to the community and voluntary sector.

Excellent planning, organisation and prioritising skills are essential, alongside good MS Office knowledge and user skills. Experience in the use of CRM databases such as Volunteer Connect or Do-It will be advantageous.

This is an excellent opportunity to play a pivotal role in the placement of volunteers with organisations so that together they can make a positive difference to communities.

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Download the full job description and an application form 

Please send your application to quoting reference 488/VSC

For further information and to discuss the role please contact Sarah Whitby at Groundwork London on 020 7922 1230 or

Closing date for applications: 9am, Monday 5th February, 2018

Interview date: Monday 12th February, 2018

Groundwork London is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.