Volunteer Support Assistant

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The Wildlife Trusts

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York, United Kingdom

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8 days ago

Job reference: 287


Are you professional, articulate, and enthusiastic with a natural ability to positively interact with a wide range of people? Would you like to play a part in creating a Yorkshire rich in wildlife for everyone?


If so, we are looking for a Volunteer Support Assistant to join our dynamic Supporter Engagement team. This exciting role will help increase engagement with the Trust by administering and coordinating a programme of volunteering activities including recruitment, training events and communications. You will ensure that activities are delivered effectively and with high quality customer care.


We are looking for someone who is highly organised and thrives in a busy environment as well as being self-motivated, driven and passionate. In addition to having exceptional communication skills, you will have an eye for detail and be able to report accurate data. You must be able to accurately and safely collect, process and maintain data in line with data protection legislation and organisational policy.


How to apply:

Please submit an up-to-date CV and supporting statement, along with a completed Personal Details and EDI Monitoring Form. When writing your supporting statement, please refer to the person specification within the job description, and ensure you describe your relevant knowledge, skills and experience relevant to the role. Ideally, your CV and supporting statement should be in an editable format, such as Word, so we can anonymise your documents prior to the short-listing process.


Closing date: Monday 20 February 2023 at 9:00am


Interview date: Wednesday 1 March 2023


Please note that applications received after the closing deadline may not be considered. The Trust regrets that it is unable to give feedback on unsuccessful applications.


We are committed to creating a Movement that recognises and truly values individual differences and identities. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We want our people to flourish, just like nature.