The LEAP organisation is a well-established charity which provides free practical assistance to people over the age of 50. This includes one to one and group befriending. We are looking to recruit a volunteer development officer to help deliver this service.
The volunteer development officer will be responsible for recruiting, training, support and supervision of volunteers for the delivery of LEAP’s Befriending project in South Lanarkshire.
The post holder will be required to ensure that an adequate supply of trained volunteers are available to meet the needs of the befriending services and the older people that use the service.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:
The LEAP organisation is a well-established charity which provides free practical assistance to people over the age of 50. We also provide a Leisure and Learning Programme to this group which covers a diverse range of areas as New Age Kurling, singing groups, Tai Chi, languages and IT.
We are looking to recruit a coordinator who will be responsible for developing and managing a range of adult education and wellbeing opportunities, aimed at connecting older people and minimising loneliness and isolation.
The role will also be responsible for developing the project strategically ensuring that the project meets its targets and goals.
A successful candidate will:
Reports to: Social Enterprise Manager.