Volunteering and Services Officer

Link Age Southwark
31 Aug 2017
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Link Age Southwark is looking for a Volunteer and Services Officer. This is an exciting chance to join a thriving local charity at a time of growth. You will join a small, dynamic staff team and work with over 400 volunteers to make a difference to the lives of over 650 older people in the local community. We are a vibrant local charity which provides friendly volunteer support to enable older people across Southwark to thrive. We help older people stay connected with their communities, reducing isolation and loneliness and working with our volunteers to bring joy to people's lives. As Volunteering and Services Officer you will be a key contact for older people participating in our groups, for our volunteers and for other people contacting us. The role is central to our ability to deliver high quality services to older people in Southwark. You will be responsible for supporting colleagues in our friendly team to enrol older people in our services and to ensure that our groups and related transport run smoothly and that team members can depend on high quality administrative support. You will also provide support to the volunteer team to ensure volunteers have the best possible experience with Link Age Southwark. You will support our volunteer recruitment and related administration, checking in with volunteers and providing occasional support at volunteer induction sessions. Closing date for applications: 10am on Monday 18th of September.