Volunteer Coordinator

Join our team and play an essential part in helping Carers to continue caring.

The Carers’ Support Service is responsible for delivering the majority of free, preventative support to Carers in North East Lincolnshire. Our volunteer led services are vital to ensuring Carers receive the support they need to continue caring safely and to keep themselves well.

The volunteer coordinator will manage existing volunteers, recruit new volunteers and develop volunteer roles and services in line with organisational change. You will also have freedom to take advantage of opportunities that enable the Carers’ Support Service to diversify the support we offer.

The post holder will work with the Counselling Co-ordinator to deliver a robust programme which includes planned outreach, recruitment, training, volunteer supervisions, volunteer meetings, an annual volunteer awards and service evaluations.

The Carers’ Support Service provides exceptional support that meets the needs of a large number of Carers. We pride ourselves on the quality of our support and the needs based person centred approach that we take. The post holder will have experience of working in this way and of delivering a quality service, either directly or as part of a team.

To be successful in this role, the post holder will need experience of working with members of the public and successfully supervising or managing a team or group of people. They will have an understanding of volunteers’ motivations and the benefits they bring to the Carers’ Support Service. They will be used to working as part of a team and able to work on their own initiative. An ability to be organised and plan ahead are key skills needed for this role.

If this sounds like a job for you. Get in touch to ask for an application pack. Call us on 01472 242277. Or download the documents below

For more information please email david.wilson@carerssupportcentre.com

We do not accept C.V’s, only completed application forms.

Application Deadline: Midnight, Sunday 20th October. Interviews: Wednesday 23rd October.

Please ensure you are available on the interview date as interviews will not be held on any other day. Interviews will take place at the Carers’ Support Service, 1 Town Hall Square, Grimsby, DN31 1HY.

Application Form (Word)        Application Form (PDF)

Volunteer Coordinator Job Description (PDF)

Volunteer Coordinator Personal Specification (PDF)

Day Care/Activity Support Workers

Want to work for our sister company, Ideal Community Care Solutions (ICCS)?

A community interest company that has the interests of Carers and the people they care for at the heart of everything they do. ICCS is now taking applications ready for its expansion into North East Lincolnshire.

As well as providing support in people’s homes and in the community, ICCS will be providing quality support and activities within the Carers’ Support Service at 1 Town Hall Square, promoting independence and opportunities for Carers to have a well needed break from their caring role. See below for details.

For more information about Ideal Community Care Solutions, please click or tap here.