Ripon depends on its volunteers; can you co-ordinate this innovative partnership project to help recruit, train, support and retain more?
Volunteering City of Ripon Project Co-ordinator
Up to 18 hrs per week to start ASAP
Fixed term contract for 18 months
Hours/days by agreement,
based in Ripon with some local travel required.
£22,183 – £24,491 per annum pro rata
+ 5% employer’s pension contribution
Secondment proposals can also be considered
In this new post you will be co-ordinating the Volunteering City of Ripon project, part of the prestigious Heritage Lottery funded Skell Valley Project led by the
National Trust Fountains Abbey Studley Royal and Nidderdale AONB.
You will work with the many volunteer managers in the area to foster a shared & exemplary approach to recruiting, training, managing and supporting volunteers.
You will have 18 months to help boost Ripon’s reputation as a volunteering city, ensuring top class volunteering experiences and encouraging a really diverse range of people to give their time and skills.
You will need to have previous experience of developing volunteering programmes and being involved in community engagement work. Most importantly you will have excellent people skills in order to create a friendly and welcoming project and to build strong relationships with local volunteer managers in and around Ripon.