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Job opportunities - programme manager and volunteer                co-ordinator

Published on 21 February 2019 08:53 AM

Barnet Connect is a new three-year project, funded by The National Lottery Community Fund, to develop and expand volunteer-led activities for older people in Barnet. The project is a collaboration across a number of local organisations, with Age UK Barnet taking the lead on recruiting, training and placing volunteers who will deliver activities for frail, isolated older people across the borough.

Programme Manager

We are looking for an experienced project manager who is confident in setting up this new programme working closely with a number of local voluntary organisations. Having a good understanding of the importance of excellent volunteer management and a commitment to improving the lives of older people in Barnet, are key.

21 hours per week – salary £31,000 pro rata

Volunteer Co-ordinator

Working alongside the Programme Manager this post holder will handle the day to day recruitment and support of the volunteers who will be the backbone of this project.

28 hours per week – salary £22,000 pro rata.

The post holders will be based at our Age UK office in East Finchley and some local travel will be required.

Please note we will only accept applications on an Age UK Barnet application form.

Click here for full job description/person specification and application forms

For further info, contact Loraine Simmons on

Closing Date: Monday 11 March 9am

Interview Dates: 20,21 and 22 March 2019.