Age UK, Closing date: 18th July 2022

25 hours per week, £18,304pa (plus pension and healthcare scheme benefits)

The opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our organisation. You will be able to demonstrate excellent people and communication skills, with an ability to motivate and engage with volunteers. You will also work with colleagues to ensure volunteers have a positive experience and the impact of volunteering is recognised, evaluated, and communicated.

The ideal candidate

This is a forward thinking, energetic role for someone passionate about supporting and developing volunteers. You will have proven experience recruiting and supporting volunteers in the third sector. You must have excellent communication, teamwork, and organisational skills, with a commitment to energising and developing volunteers.

Job purpose

Volunteers are at the heart of the services we provide to older people and the core purpose of this role is to lead and co-ordinate the delivery of Age UK Birmingham & Sandwell’s volunteer engagement strategy. This will include recruitment, development, and retention of volunteers to ensure that there is a pool of reliable and experienced volunteers to support the activities of the charity. You will also design and implement evaluation systems to
demonstrate the impact of the volunteer programme.

The organisation

We are a locally focused charity with over 120 volunteers across Birmingham and Sandwell. Our services, including charity retail shops, support older people to remain independent at home and connected to their community.

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to [email protected] 

Closing Date: 18th July 2022 Interviews: from 21st July onwards

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact Sukie Binning, Head of Operations, by telephone on 0121 437 0033.

For more information and a full job description please visit: Volunteer Coordinator Vacancy (