Volunteer Unit Co-ordinator
£10 - £11 per hour
Our client is a leading provider of rehabilitation services for offenders, who we call service users.
They are one of the top performing CRC's with a strong commitment to high levels of performance and quality.
They deliver a range of services designed to stop reoffending and prevent the harm caused to communities by crime.
They have a strong ethos for service user engagement and work in collaboration with the people and communities we serve.
In your role as Volunteer Unit Co-ordinator you will recruit, train and coach volunteer Mentors.
You will work in close association with both the Volunteer Unit Manager and our Responsible Officers.
The role offers the opportunity to make a real difference to people's lives, working in a fast paced and creative environment and engaging with our accredited volunteers and mentors.
We like to have fun at work and have a real team spirit whist working hard to make a difference.
The ideal candidate will be experienced and passionate about working with and through people. You must have a proven track record in communicating with others and have excellent organisational and administrative skills.
You will support the development, co-ordination and delivery of the volunteer unit.
Sourcing, recruiting and training new Volunteer Mentors
Providing mentor supervision including risk management
Managing conflicting situations with individuals and in group situations
Liaising with internal and external stakeholders to enable effective service delivery.
Ensuring boundaries are maintained and volunteers adhere to safe working procedures
Ensuring administrative procedures are followed and volunteer records are maintained in a timely and accurate manner.