Real Life Options
Real Life Options

Charity registered in Scotland SC045939

We are a national charity providing specialist care and support to a broad range of customers. We have over 20 years experience in designing and delivering flexible, innovative, support services to people with learning disabilities, complex support needs and autism to enable them to live their lives their way. We offer a broad range of services and variety of service models that offer flexible support, choice and freedom.

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Volunteer Coordinator

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Longcroft Service, Falkirk
  • Closing 23rd August 2019

Real Life Options are looking for an experienced Volunteer Coordinator to be based in our Falkirk/Glasgow services. This is a part time role of 20 hours per week with a view to increasing the role within the next 12 months to reflect the increase in volunteer numbers across all of our Scottish services. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to really influence and drive the Real Life Options volunteer strategy and fully imbed it throughout our existing commissioned services. Do you have the experience and drive to really make a difference to the lives of the people we support?

Qualifications and Experience


GCSE in English and Maths or equivalent

Relevant experience within a secretarial or administrative role

Competent in using Microsoft office and other computer applications

Experience in recruiting / co-ordinating volunteers

Knowledge and Skills


The ability to be flexible and to work outside normal office hours on occasion

An ability to work under pressure and remain focussed on key tasks

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Ability to work well with others as part of a team

Work on own initiative and be self-motivated

The ability to respect and understand confidentiality


Lone working and working autonomously


The role will require the ability to travel across the central belt/Glasgow office

Willingness to undertake training and personal development