Charity registered in Scotland SC042448
Merry-go-round Glasgow is a charity in the Southside. We support local families with high quality, low cost children’s goods and through inclusive events and workshops. We have a boutique style charity shop in Strathbungo selling everything baby, run an events programme, and also work with over 120 agencies across the city to provide free packs of goods to families in need. We have a staff team of 13 and are an inclusive and supportive employer.
We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic person for the role of volunteer coordinator. The Volunteer Co-ordinator post is a core position that is responsible for recruiting volunteers on an on-going basis, developing and growing the team and ensuring they are given access to skills, mentoring and training. The role is also responsible for reviewing existing, and developing new policies and procedures as appropriate and necessary.
This role is crucial in helping Merry-go-round reach its full potential. Volunteers are the lifeblood of our organisation and pivotal in supporting all of our services and activities.
The post holder will be super organised, self-motivated, able to drive their own workload, able to work independently and with enthusiasm to succeed. You will have good interpersonal skills, and be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in written communications with a wide range of audiences.
The main duties are:
To find out more, please download the Job Description below.