Full-time Volunteer Service Coordinator (Befriending Service)

Womankind Bristol Womens Therapy Centre
NJC scale 18 to 20: £29,269 to £30,296 pro rata plus pension
Closing Date: 
Friday, 12 July, 2024 - 12:00
Contract Type: 
Full Time
35 hours per week
Contract Details: 
Initial one-year fixed term contract
Details of Role: 

The charity is seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to work as part of a Volunteer Service Coordinator’s Team to oversee the co-ordination and delivery of Womankind’s remote befriending service for women with mental health issues. 

Some of the credentials you will need:

  • Experience of working within one or more of the following areas: volunteer management, counselling/therapeutic services, mental health, sexual violence, domestic abuse, health and social care.
  • A knowledge and understanding of women’s mental health issues including, trauma and issues relating to domestic abuse, sexual violence and its impact on women
  • Experience of delivering services and supervising others.
How to Apply: 

We are committed to developing our workforce in line with equitable principles. We encourage applications from people with lived experience of mental health issues and from people from minoritised groups who are under-represented within our services. This includes people who identify as from a Global Majority, refugee or migrant, neurodivergent or LGBTQIA group, or who have faced discrimination based on any protected characteristic.

The post is only open to female applicants and is exempt under Schedule 9 Part 1 Equalities Act 2010. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure check. 

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, and would like to apply, a job pack can be requested by emailing info@womankindbristol.org.uk 

  • The closing date for receipt of your completed application is 12th July 2024 by midday.
  • Interviews will be arranged for shortlisted candidates. Please note that we may close the advert earlier if a suitable person is found before the deadline.
Contact Person: 
Anna Wyatt
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
0117 9166460
Postal Address: 
3rd Floor, Brunswick Court Brunswick Square