Branch secretary coordinates local SSAFA services and volunteers.
Works with the branch Chairperson and Treasurer. Oversees all SSAFA casework and ensures that clients get the support that they need. Recruits and supports volunteers. Maintains and submits records of volunteer and client records to Central office. Organises meetings, including the AGM.
SSAFA – the Armed Forces charity, the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association, is a UK charity that provides lifelong support to serving men and women and veterans from the British Armed Forces and their families or dependents
Experience required: Friendly and approachable with some experience of coordinating people. Admin & IT skills. Good standard of written English. Respectful and non judgemental attitude. Understanding of the importance of confidentiality and boundaries.
Travel details: The role is currently to be carried out from home, however, the volunteer may need to travel to meetings
Minimum age: 18
Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Travel costs, telephone and general admin.
Taster available: Yes
Training details: 3 day course for new branch secretaries. Online training.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer