The National Deaf Children’s Society is the leading charity dedicated to creating a world without barriers for deaf children and young people.
Volunteering Team Assistant
£18,209 - £21,557 (pro-rata)
25 hours per week - must include Wednesdays
Fixed term contract - 19 months
We are looking for an exceptional and experienced Volunteering Team Assistant to join our volunteering team. You will join us as we expand our work supporting deaf and hearing volunteers on events for deaf children, young people and their families and other activities across the UK.
You will support our friendly, dynamic team who manage volunteers as they recruit, induct, train and support volunteers. You will provide a broad range of administrative support, build strong working relationships with staff and volunteers, and keep our database accurate and up-to-date.
The successful applicant will be a good communicator who can work as part of a team and maintain relationships remotely using phone, email and other digital tools. You will be extremely organised and have experience of delivering high-quality administrative support to manage a busy workload. The ability to process large volumes of data is critical, together with excellent attention to detail.
Please note that you will need Adobe Reader 7 or above to complete the application form. This can be downloaded for free if you do not already have it. If you are using an Apple Mac please open and complete the application form using Adobe Acrobat Reader and not the Apple Mac Preview Option.
The closing date for applications is 9am on Tuesday 17 July 2018
We expect interviews to be held in Birmingham on Wednesday 25 July 2018
If a disability or long term condition makes it difficult for you to complete our application form, please contact us to discuss alternative formats.
We strive to provide an accessible recruitment process. If you require reasonable adjustments to submit your application please contact us. If you need adjustments for your interview please tell us in the equal opportunities section of the application form. We will contact you if you are short listed. Additional information about the support we can offer is on our jobs page.
The National Deaf Children’s Society is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expects staff and volunteers to share that commitment. We are also committed to promoting work-life balance amongst our staff.