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Hit Squad Volunteer Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £19,576 – £21,187
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 16th May 2019

  • Advertised from 25th April 2019


We have an exciting opportunity for an energetic and pro-active Volunteer Coordinator to join our Social and Practical Team and assist in delivering these services.

The Hit Squad service offers newly housed clients a volunteer led painting and decorating service and is delivered throughout Edinburgh.

Organisational profile:

Fresh Start's mission is to help people make a home for themselves. From our 2 bases in Edinburgh we provide services to those who have experienced homelessness and we have four key aims:

• To enable people who have been homeless to resettle in their community.

• To provide volunteering opportunities that offer practical and emotional support to our clients.

• To help our clients develop life skills

• To involve church members and the wider community in our work to end homelessness

The charity’s aims are achieved through services that are delivered in three categories: Provision of Goods; Social and Practical Support; and Employability. The services are delivered throughout Edinburgh and support over 2,000 households per year.

Application notes

If you have any queries about the post please contact Adrienne Mee,

Please download the job description, application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and return completed applications to or post to Fresh Start, 1 Harrison Place, Edinburgh, EH11 1SF

The closing date is 12 noon Thursday, 16th May with interviews being held on Thursday, 23rd May.

Scottish Charity number SCO29184