Common Wheel
Common Wheel

Charity registered in Scotland SC031798

Common Wheel is an award winning charity, established in 2001, which supports people with mental illness by providing meaningful activities. Our values are care, equality, positivity and partnership. There are currently three areas of activity: bicycle recycling – including sales and repairs which contribute to income generation, music groups in various locations at Gartnavel Royal Hospital (GRH) and a number of care homes around Glasgow, and visual arts workshops ('Carnival Club') at GRH. Common Wheel supports approximately 600 people per year.

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Participation and Volunteering Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £24,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 7th January 2022

Common Wheel is recruiting for the new post of Participation and Volunteering Coordinator. We are looking for someone with a combination of good people skills, excellent administration skills and an interest in mental health and wellbeing.

This full-time post will be key to the implementation of our new volunteer strategy as well as supporting routes into, through and beyond our programmes for all our participants.

Working closely with the whole team, the post-holder will help create and manage volunteer opportunities across the whole organisation including for former service users. They will also play an important role in coordinating referrals to our programmes (music, bikes, art and climbing), supporting participants to get the most from their time with us, and when appropriate signposting them to other opportunities.