Senior Volunteer Coordinator

Posted on 18 January, 2024

Job title: Senior Volunteer Coordinator

Hours: 37 per week

Salary: £26500 plus £700 on call allowance – £27,200 per annum

Contract: Fixed Term Contract until end of March 2025 – 37 hours a week (Some evening and weekend work is required)

Primary Location: Homebased however we can offer office space to work in if preferred. You will need to live locally.

Location: Dorset – area covered by Dorset and BCP councils, Office located in Ferndown

Closing date for receipt of applications: 25th February 2024 at midnight

Dorset Nightstop provides safe, secure emergency accommodation for Dorset young people aged 16-25 who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

The Nightstop service, welcomes Young People into the home of a fully trained volunteer host providing them with a safe haven whilst more permanent solutions are found.

How you’ll help to create brighter futures

As Dorset Nightstop Volunteer Coordinator you will Co-ordinate the safer recruitment, induction, training, and supervision of volunteers, ensuring they are well equipped to carry out their roles competently and confidently.

  • Recruitment training and ongoing support of volunteers.
  • Managing the referral assessing the risk and supporting young people whilst they stay with Nightstop volunteer hosts.
  • Liaising with service provides (housing and social care) to gain a longer-term solution for the young person’s housing needs.
  • Promote the service using all forms of communication including social media to referrers and young people who could use the service.
  • Provide quarterly data to fundraisers and the Nightstop Board

Closing date for receipt of applications: 25th February 2024 at midnight

See more information about the role here

Contact Recruitment Partner Sarah Manderfield on 01923 361743 or sarah.manderfield@actionforchildren.org.uk if require any further information.

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