Vacancy : Volunteer Co-ordinator

We are currently looking to recruit a new Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for managing the volunteer programme at the Newbold Trust, with support from the Managing Director. Main duties include recruiting, training, coordinating and supporting both residential and non residential/local volunteers.

The aim of the volunteer programme is to provide an experience of living and working in a centre committed to ‘Nurturing Positive Change’ through environmental regeneration, community wellbeing and self awareness. Volunteers work across a variety of departments enabling them to learn skills to support them at both a personal and career level. The volunteer coordinator’s main role is to ensure that volunteers benefit from their experience at Newbold, while also ensuring the programme supports the daily functioning and overall mission of the Trust.

This role requires someone with excellent interpersonal, organisational, communication and administration skills. They should have experience in volunteer management within the third sector and the ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds.

All roles at Newbold require a genuine interest in and passion for the values and objectives of the Trust i.e. sustainability, social justice, wellbeing, nature connection and personal development. It is desirable to have some experience of living and/or working in a residential community and a commitment to supporting this way of life.

About Newbold Trust:

Newbold Trust is a social enterprise from where we offer a nurturing space for workshop leaders, organisations and individuals who are contributing to make a positive impact in the world. Newbold House is run by a community of staff and volunteers committed to facilitate positive change. Our work is committed to: Open spirituality, Good governance through collaborative decision making, Nature connection, Education to facilitate positive change, Social justice, Personal Development, Sustainability and Regeneration culture.

We also run regular in house programmes and events at Newbold House on connecting to nature, regenerative systems and education for positive change.

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Application process closes Friday 18th August

Interviews are scheduled to take place 23rd August

Job begins September 1st.