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Volunteering Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,000 – £30,000
  • Remote working from home until COVID-19 restrictions ease and then based in Airdrie with travel across North Lanarkshire (ongoing flexible working arrangements possible, including some ongoing home-based working.
  • Closing 26th March 2021

  • Advertised from 12th March 2021
  • £25,000 - £30,000 (post-holders will usually start at the bottom of the scale) Fixed Term – One year (April 2021 – March 2022)


Are you passionate about volunteering to improves people’s well-being and quality of life? Do you have an interest in supporting young people’s employability through volunteering? If so, then we would love to hear from you!

Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire is recruiting a new Volunteering Officer to develop and support volunteering across North Lanarkshire on two key projects with opportunities to link both.

1. Youth Volunteering as part of North Lanarkshire Council’s Youth Guarantee Programme. The purpose of this project is to help identify and match up to 25 unemployed young people into volunteering roles for up to 6-months so they gain skills and experience that will help them transition into paid work, education or training.

2. Green Health Volunteering as part of Lanarkshire’s Green Health Partnership. The purpose of this project is to increase the number of green health volunteering opportunities and number of volunteers in North Lanarkshire.

The post-holder will work closely with community and voluntary organisations, schools, New College Lanarkshire and other organisations to deliver these projects.

Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire is the umbrella support organisation for the community and voluntary sector and volunteering in North Lanarkshire. Please visit our websitehere for more information.

Application notes

To apply please apply using VANL’s application form available to download below and send to by Friday 26th March 2021.

Please ensure your application demonstrates how your experience, knowledge and skills fulfil the requirements of the post including the person specification.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 1st April 2021 via Microsoft Teams.