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ASSIST: Volunteer Development Worker

Job title: Volunteer Development Worker
Organisation: ASSIST
Location: Sheffield
Salary: £24,646 pro rata
Additional information: 21 hours/week 12 month contract [we have submitted funding bids that, if successful, will give the option for full time hours].
Closing date: 12 noon on 20 August 2014


An opportunity to use your skills, energy and enthusiasm to make a real difference to a local charity which supports destitute asylum seekers.

As Volunteer Development Worker, you will support and enable our experienced volunteers to deliver high quality services for asylum seekers, as well as lead and develop our processes for recruitment, training and support of all volunteers. As part of a small staff team, working with a large volunteer led organisation, you’ll be committed to supporting group process, skilled in building consensus and bringing clarity to situations.

You’ll probably have several years’ experience of delivering services or projects, facilitating change, and supporting people in the development and implementation of policy. You’ll understand volunteering good practice and be adept at finding the best outlets for people’s diverse skills and attributes.

You’ll be self reliant with a ‘can do’ attitude, but equally able to work collaboratively and consultatively. You’ll be a clear communicator with an eye for detail and quality. You’ll have great organisational skills and be confident using ICT.

Crucially, you’ll care passionately about supporting destitute asylum seekers, and supporting ASSIST to deliver the best service it can. If this sounds like you, we can’t wait to hear from you!

Application packs are not available by email from the office, they are available on our website. 

Applications can only be submitted by email to:

Interview date: Thursday 4 September.

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