Volunteer Co-ordinator

Job Title: Volunteer Co-ordinator
Contract Type: Volunteer
Location: Blenheim
Job Published: June 19, 2019 08:40

Job Description

Are you sociable and well organised? Would you like to put your admin and organising skills into practice? Are you passionate about working with people with disabilities?

We're looking to recruit a volunteer coordinator for Selmes Garden Trust. The duties involved in this role are:

1. Maintain volunteer roster

  •  Be point of contact
  • Maintain roster

2. Organise and coordinate volunteer induction/training

3. Organise volunteer acknowledgement

  • Volunteer of the month
  • Social events
  • Thanking volunteers
  • Giving feedback

4. Liaise with Volunteer Week programme

5. Liaise with other community groups e.g. Greypower, Garden Clubs, Volunteer Marlborough

This role is expected to take approximately four hours per week on average.

Volunteers interested in this role will need to be organised, personable, and passionate about volunteerism and working with people with disabilities. Previous experience in an admin role will be advantageous.

This role can be done from home part of the time but some time will need to be spent on site.

There is no age limit for this role.

A little bit more about Selmes Garden Trust:

Selmes is not only a retail nursery, but it is also a charitable trust that is focussed on providing employment opportunities for people with disabilities. Selmes provides employment and training for around fifteen members of the Marlborough community – around ten of whom live with a disability. By securing meaningful employment for them we are able to make a significant difference for not only these people, but their families and the wider community.

Blenheim, Omaka / Fairhall

Time Commitment:
Long-term (one year or more)
Medium (longer than 6 weeks)

Times available:
Flexible (no fixed times)

Skills Required:
Organised, personable, passionate about volunteerism and working with people with disabilities. Previous experience in an admin role will be advantageous

Benefits / Rewards:
Gain work experience, meet new people, and be part of an enthusiastic and fun-loving team. Feel proud that you are supporting a charitable trust.

Travel Reimbursed:
Not reimbursed

Criminal Record Check Required:
Not required


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