Speaker Coordinator

  • VO86182
  • Home-based volunteering


To promote, coordinate and mentor volunteer speakers in your community throughout the year

What does the role involve?
• Coordinating speaker activity in your local area
• Liaise with our speakers, local schools and community groups to book sessions and determining the type of session (length, content and activities) that they would be interested in
• Signposting schools and groups to fundraising opportunities – particularly Sponsor a Puppy and Name a Puppy, Go Walkies, their school versions and our school’s resources web pages
• Gathering feedback on the speaker led session and passing on possible leads to the Community Fundraiser and local fundraising branch

Organisation aims and objectives

Our ambition is a future where every person with sight loss has the confidence and support they need to live their lives to the full.











Experience required: What skills or experience are required? • Excellent organisation and communication skills • Experience of using databases and spreadsheets • Confidence advising schools and community groups on how they can support Guide Dogs • Ability to work as part of the team (Speakers, Community Fundraiser, local Branch officials) • Experience in an administration role or working with teachers is desirable
Minimum age: 18


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Agreed expenses will be paid to volunteers
Training details: All volunteers are given training for their role as well as ongoing support from their volunteer manager

Last updated 5 months ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.