Host Organisation: Always Ahead Charity

Always Ahead Charity, heading the Flag Lane Baths Project in Crewe have a new opportunity for a Volunteer Coordinator to join a team.

Opportunity Interests: Arts, Heritage and Culture, Children and Young People, People who are unemployed, People with Learning Disabilities, People with Mental Health Issues, Social Activities, Social and Community Care, Sport and Leisure
Type of Activity: Administration, Coaching / Mentoring, Fundraising, Marketing / Social Media
Location: From Home - Remote Volunteering, Cheshire East
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Monday AM, Tuesday PM, Wednesday AM, Thursday PM, Friday AM

Coordinates volunteering positions and volunteer staff for the organisation, manages relationships between volunteer staff and charity organisation, maintains organisational policies and procedures, and promotes the organisation and its volunteer accomplishments.
Roles & Duties
• Assesses organisational and programme needs to determine number and range of volunteers needed for particular projects
• Monitors volunteers during their appointments to retain or replace candidates
• Organise volunteers to promote the work of Flag Lane Baths and Always Ahead. Assess volunteers progress and satisfaction, as well as to conduct performance evaluations or skills audits
• Cultivates a positive and supportive atmosphere by recognizing volunteer efforts and assisting volunteers with their own endeavours
• Manages communication among volunteers and between an organisation and its volunteers, in order to share news, progress, and available positions
• Maintains a database of volunteers and projects and tracks metrics
• Presents updates and metrics to colleagues and executives in writing and presentations
• Promotes the organisation, its volunteer efforts, and its accomplishments internally and externally
• Promote the Heritage Centre Attraction tours and Shop

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: Yes
Skills and Qualifications Required:

Written and Verbal Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Organisation, Teamwork, Administrative and Management Skills, Leadership, Decision Making, Ability to Motivate and Inspire

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?:
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?: Yes
If yes, for what and at what rate?:

travel expenses at a rate of £0.45p per mile.

What support is available for the volunteer?:

Providing regular supervision, mentoring, training and comprehensive induction.

What training is available for the volunteer?:

complete Induction, which includes safeguarding, health and safety, building induction, induction to organisational policies.