Gateshead Volunteering Development Coordinator – Connected Voice

Connected Voice Volunteering

Job type: Full time / Part time

Salary: £29,870 pa (full time salary)

Hours: 30 or 37 hours

Closing date: Wed, 03/07/2024 – 12:00

Connected Voice is seeking to appoint a:

Gateshead Volunteering Development Coordinator
£29,870 per annum for full time hours

37 or 30 hours a week

Connected Voice is seeking a new member of our Volunteering Service. This exciting role involves coordinating Gateshead Volunteer Centre and establishing it as a centre of excellence for residents, volunteers, and volunteer-involving organisations in the borough. The Volunteer Centre aims to enhance health, wealth, and wellbeing by helping residents find purpose, contribute to their community, and increase their skills, knowledge, and experience through volunteering.

Your primary responsibilities will include making a positive impact by recruiting, supporting, and developing volunteers across communities in Gateshead, including assisting individuals facing various life barriers. Additionally, you will collaborate with local organisations to support them in providing meaningful volunteering opportunities that deliver positive outcomes for volunteers, organisations, and the people they serve.

We are looking for a people person with the ability to build strong relationships. You should be enthusiastic, self-motivated, and possess excellent organisational skills. A deep understanding of the needs and motivations of volunteers is essential. Your attitude, work ethic, and enthusiasm are as crucial to us as your experience.

This is a fantastic opportunity to support people through volunteering while also advancing your own professional expertise.

To have an informal chat about the role before the application form deadline, please contact Giovanni Spatuzzi, Deputy Chief Executive,

You can download an application pack here. (Please note that CVs will not be accepted)

Closing date for receipt of application forms is noon on July 3 2024
Interviews will be held on July 12 2024

Connected Voice is an equal opportunities employer.

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Company registration: 6681475