Volunteer Coordinator

  • VO86432
  • Home-based volunteering


Description

One Seed Forward is a constituted voluntary organisation based in Aberdeen City & Shire with the aim to encourage everyone to grow their own fruit and vegetables by giving them the means to do so. We focus on community locally by supporting families & community groups and education nationally through our OSF Garden Schools programme.

We are looking for a detail-oriented and focused volunteer coordinator to join our committee reporting to the Chair and be responsible for our database of volunteers and volunteer opportunities. This is an unpaid position though expenses will be reimbursed. The estimated time commitment is 3-4 hours per week.

-Volunteer Coordinator Responsibilities:
• Recruiting, training, and supervising new volunteers.
• Collecting volunteer information, availability, and skills, and maintaining an up-to-date database.
• Using marketing tools such as outreach programs, e-mails, and volunteer databases.
• Keeping new and existing volunteers informed about the organisation and volunteer opportunities.
• Matching volunteers to opportunities that suit their skill sets, and ensuring they understand their responsibilities and receive the proper training.
• Keeping schedules and records of volunteers' work.
• Preparing codes of conduct and operating procedures to uphold the organisation's values.
• Ensuring the organisation's purpose is conveyed to the public.

A fantastic opportunity to help. To apply or for further details please contact Bob Donald, Chair at E Mail: oneseedforward@gmail.com or tel.: 07929 418452.

Organisation aims and objectives

One Seed Forward is a constituted voluntary organisation based in Aberdeen City & Shire with the aim to encourage everyone to grow their own fruit and vegetables by giving them the means to do so. We focus on community locally by supporting families & community groups and education nationally through our OSF Garden Schools programme.

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Flexible times available to help. All help is greatly appreciated.

Restrictions

Experience required: • Experience in volunteering and recruitment preferred • Working knowledge of databases. • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. • Excellent organisation and team-building skills.
Travel details: This position can be done from home with occasional site visits in Aberdeen City & Shire for meetings with the Chair and committee.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: We will pay any reasonable expenses incurred to fulfil the functions of the position on submission of a claim form. These will typically be reimbursed in 2-3 weeks.
Training details: Good support and and any relevant training is provided to all volunteers.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 4 days ago

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