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Volunteer Recruitment Officer

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Suffolk Refugee Support
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Salary details:
£25,090 pro rata
Job term:
Part Time
Fixed Term
Closing date:
22 March 2019 12:00 PM
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14 hpw, working 2 days per week, preferably Wednesday and Thursday.

Fixed term for 1 year (with the likelihood of further extension).

You will be responsible for recruiting and maintaining a pool of suitable volunteers to assist in the smooth running of the organisation. This includes:

  • ensuring volunteering vacancies are suitably advertised
  • delivering induction sessions to enable new volunteers to learn about SRS
  • ensuring all volunteers are thoroughly checked for their suitability and that everyone is up to date with DBS checks and safeguarding training.

You will:

  • have experience of managing and supporting staff and / or volunteers
  • have an awareness of good practice in recruitment and retention of volunteers
  • have excellent organisational and communication skills
  • be a friendly, welcoming and able to put people at ease
  • be able to work with people where English is not their first language
  • be computer literate and able to prioritise own workload.

For further information about this role, please visit our website at www.suffolkrefugee.org.uk/current-vacancies

For an application pack, please call (01473) 400785 or via email: rcrerar@suffolkrefugee.org.uk Alternatively, you are welcome to visit the office at 38 St Matthew's Street, Ipswich IP1 3EP.

Interview date: 2 April 2019.

The successful applicant will be required to have an enhanced DBS check to be carried out upon commencement of employment.

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