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37.5 hours per week, permanent contract - some evening and weekend working required

£27,000 - £29,000 (dependent on experience)


Lead Age UK Sutton’s work to develop volunteering that maximizes impact for older people, and offers a top quality experience for volunteers

Age UK Sutton is seeking to appoint a Volunteering Manager to lead volunteering development across the charity and to manage the Age UK Sutton Community Connectors Programme (befriending) programme. You will play a critical role in enhancing Age UK Sutton’s work with volunteers, the impact we have, and the experience we offer. 

You will champion volunteering, and lead on developing and delivering a charity-wide volunteering plan ensuring quality and good practice are understood and followed whenever volunteers are involved.  You will play a critical role in enhancing Age UK Sutton’s work with volunteers, the impact we have, and the experience we offer. 

In this role you will support relevant teams to recruit, train, and support their volunteers, overseeing quality of delivery and ensuring all Age UK Sutton volunteers have a positive experience of their role with us.  

You will also manage our befriending service, supervising and supporting the volunteers, and evaluating and developing the service which provides enabling support to a wide range of clients, including beneficiaries of our commissioned Home From Hospital service and a grant funded project. 

For full details, please review the job pack.


How to apply

We use a recruitment platform called Hireful to provide a smooth candidate experience.  Candidates are invited to apply by uploading a CV and supporting statement. You can find the link to apply below.

Your supporting statement should relate to the person specification for the role in order to give you the best opportunity to provide clear examples of your experience that demonstrate your skills and knowledge.    

Candidates are warmly invited to arrange an informal discussion with the recruiting manager, before submitting their application, which can be arranged by contacting Charlotte Butcher, Business Support Officer: 

charlotte.butcher@ageuksutton.org.uk 

07577 130549 

Please note that CVs not accompanied by a supporting statement will not be considered. 

Closing date:  Midnight, Sunday 10 October 2021

Interviews will be held in the week commencing 18th October 2021

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