Volunteer Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £27,567 – £28,495
  • Forth Valley
  • Closing 4th June 2020


  • Advertised from 15th May 2020
  • Type of Contract: Permanent . Contracted Hours Per Week: 37.50. Salary Range (pro rata if part time): CGL points 29 to 30 (£27567.61 - £28495.66
  • 2019-1353

Role

Overview

Change Grow Live provides a fully integrated recovery service across the Forth Valley prisons & community based services. Our aims are to provide high quality recovery asset based resource, visible recovery is a key driver for the Forth Valley service and this role underpins this ethos.

Responsibilities

We are looking to find an enthusiastic Volunteer Coordinator to join our teams working across Forth Valley within our community and prison recovery services.

The post holder will coordinate the identification, recruitment, training and management of Volunteers, Service User Reps and Peer Mentors and ensure that service user involvement is fully embedded into all areas of service development and delivery. The post holder will contribute to the development and delivery of a recovery-oriented service across the Forth Valley area.

This innovative role will also lead on our digital engagement offer by identifying opportunities for service users, families and significant others to communicate and receive brief interventions through forms of Social Media, Apps, Email, Skype/Face time and other forums.

The successful candidate will have passion for and experience of working with people with substance misuse issues, the ability to manage and supervise peer mentors/volunteers, experience of developing and delivering training or group work programmes, good leadership skills and the flexibility to work unsocial hours as required.

Candidates may be required to travel so a driving license and access to a vehicle is desirable.

In return for hard work, professionalism, dedication, and enthusiasm, we will offer excellent terms and conditions, a comprehensive career development plan and the support you will need to really make a difference to service users’ lives.

Application notes

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website:

https://careers-changegrowlive.icims.com/jobs/1892/volunteer-coordinator/job

Closing date 4th June 2020